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  • Analyze
    Online May 27, 2010


    Joined: May 26, 2010

  • Analyze-This
    Online Nov 15, 2013

    Analyze This | Luxemburg, Luxembourg

    Joined: Nov 14, 2013

  • krlinn
    Online Oct 17, 2015

    Analyze Chess | Fortaleza, Brazil

    Joined: Feb 16, 2015

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  • How To Not Learn From Your Mistakes Like Karpov

    GM Gserper Mar 11, 2017, 3:31 AM

    As I explained in this article, modern life forces me to recollect the episodes from my childhood years. One such memory is something that every Soviet schoolboy was supposed to know if he wanted to get...

  • Chess Goes Podcasting: Listen To Your Favorites

    FM MikeKlein Mar 8, 2017, 2:58 AM

    In a recent interview, the man who's a perfect five-for-five in writing New York Times bestsellers explained that he now has to chase his audience. And that means podcasting. Fittingly, renowned...

  • Do Not Misuse Your Chess Computer!

    GM Gserper Jan 14, 2017, 2:03 AM

    My favorite episode from The Prince And The Pauper happens towards the end of the story: "Speak up, good lad, and fear nothing," said the king. "How used you the Great Seal of England?" Tom stammered a moment,...

  • Pete's Pathetic Chess: The Unbelievable Castle

    pete Dec 14, 2016, 5:13 AM

    Unfortunately for readers looking for lucid chess instruction, it's time for another episode of Pete's Pathetic Chess, where I subject my awful moves and chess ideas to analysis by a brilliant grandmaster...

  • When A Chess Pattern Backfires

    GM Gserper Dec 3, 2016, 9:31 AM

    Everyone agrees that knowledge of typical chess patterns is one of the main requirements for a chess player to become really strong. In our weekly column, we regularly analyze typical positional and tactical...

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  • Game in the English Defense with Opposite Side Castling

    MidnasLament Mar 25, 2017, 7:59 PM

    Just a game I took the time to analyze so might as well post it?  I hope to do more actual blog content in the future but this will do for now.    Any comments on the game are welcome and appreciated!  -Stacia  

  • Ups and downs with the English attack

    andgranath Mar 25, 2017, 4:27 AM

    Its been a long time now since my last post, mostly because my computer has been in and out of service. But now it is time once again. I do these posts to motivate me to analyze my games more and learn from my mistakes. Today...

  • A Theoretical Framework for Adult Improvement

    Milliern Mar 15, 2017, 3:28 PM

    I’m constantly thinking about how to improve at chess, how to analyze metrics to determine improvement, and trying to understand how improving works.  One of the world-shifting understandings I’ve come to has been...

  • My Recent Tournament Performance

    SuriyawongsKnife Mar 15, 2017, 9:15 AM

    I just completed my first five round, weekend tournament. It was my third tournament since I last played as a kid in the '90s. It was also my first tournament with such long time controls. The time control was 40/90...

  • State Championship 1: Tenacity

    WCM mkkuhner Mar 12, 2017, 3:45 PM

    The Washington State Championship consists of four ten-player round robins, with the winner of the top section taking the title, and winners of other sections gaining automatic entry to the next higher section next...

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  • League of Long Chess

    chessguy1012 Mar 22, 2017, 5:08 PM

    Hey! So, basically, the LOLC (League of Long Chess) is a league where you compete in a league with friends at long time controls. It is a learning experience and also is a fun experience. To play in the league,...

  • Froboo

    chrka Mar 8, 2017, 12:31 PM

    In a recent interview, the man who's a perfect five-for-five in writing New York Times bestsellers explained that he now has to chase his audience. And that means podcasting. Fittingly, renowned...

  • Learn From Vishy Anand in March 2017 Prodigy Program!

    GeniusKJ Mar 6, 2017, 9:25 PM

    Registration for the March 2017 month of the Prodigy Program is now open for our 900+, 1200+, 1500+, and 1750+ Elo sections. We are happy to announce that five-time world champion GM Vishy Anand will be teaching...

  • Match vs Cyborg Fan Club

    Schachmasteo Feb 28, 2017, 7:19 AM

    https://www.chess.com/club/matches/fremd-chess/765595#comments Join Daily Chess Match Open12 This is a super strong team with many 1600+ players and I can(and will) analyze any games played in this match once they...

  • Your Endgame Troubles End Here!

    TooruAmuro86 Feb 7, 2017, 7:06 AM

    Hello Team Members,  I am Michael, an engineering graduate student, sleepless professional, bad jokes aficionado, and a new admin for this awesome group. I am writing this to formally introduce myself and as a beginning...

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