I'm gettg really frustrated lately. All advice I get to improve my play and understanding of chess is, "play longer games, dont pay blitz." That's cool and all, I dont mind the longer games. My problem is, I've noticed the longer the games... | Read More
Foar Part 1, click here.
In the last article I described the basics of the chess Olympiad, and mentioned that it used to be dominated – almost tediously so – by the USSR. But the chess world is different now an... | Read More
Yesterday I finished my 1000th rated bullet game on chess.com. Luckily, I was able to win that one due to an early blunder of my opponent.
The opinions about bullet chess differ extremely: While it is great fun for some people (f.e. me), other... | Read More
Recently there have been alot of people claiming i have been using chess engines in blitz play, and it escalated a moment ago when i beat a certain FM under the nickname kot 60 2-0. In the second game he claimed i was using computer help and that ... | Read More
Chess. E-Sports. What are these two things, really, and why are they mentioned together?
First of all, you may ask, what is chess? Seeing as you're on chess.com, I'll assume you already know. Hopefully.
But what is E-Sports? Is it...sport? Accor... | Read More