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Play Chess With Checker Pieces Like Magnus Carlsen

Play Chess With Checker Pieces Like Magnus Carlsen

CHESScom
| 7 hrs ago

Chess.com is excited to announce our newest chess variant, Chess With Checkers! This fresh variant follows the same rules as regular chess, with one exception: everything on the board looks like checkers pieces. Click the button below to try ...

Two Near-Perfections In Titled Tuesday

Two Near-Perfections In Titled Tuesday

NathanielGreen
| 1 day ago

For the first time ever, both Titled Tuesday winners came one draw away from a perfect score, as both GM Minh Le in the early tournament and GM Hikaru Nakamura in the late tournament "settled" for scores of 10.5/11 and full-point outright victorie...

Twitter King Now Titled Tuesday King

Twitter King Now Titled Tuesday King

NathanielGreen
| 9 days ago

GM Anish Giri earned his first win in Titled Tuesday on February 20, taking the early edition with a score of 10/11. In the late event, GM Velimir Ivic also scored 10/11, making for a rare day with no tiebreaks for first place. Early Tournamen...

Kwan Knocks SlugChamps Out Of The Park

Kwan Knocks SlugChamps Out Of The Park

FM JackRodgers
| 13 hrs ago

Cleveland Guardians outfielder Steven Kwan stepped up to the challenge and earned locker-room bragging rights after taking out the first edition of SlugChamps on Tuesday. In a high-octane final against shortstop Daniel Schneemann, Kwan scored 2.5/...