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    • Adventures in New York City: Part 5, Brooklyn Goes Hard

      “Points –ain’t have ‘em, gotta get ‘em!”     I had one more important story to tell from my adventures in NYC.  With so many stories and cool chess and non-chess things that happened, I could go on for quite some time telling sto... | Read More

      • Milliern
      • | May 27, 2016
    • Arbitrary achievements

      How many seconds have you been alive in your life? Seriously, take a guess. Just pick the closest number that feels right. What did you think? One million? Ten million? A hundred million?! This question is hard. As humans, we're not used... | Read More

      • smurfo
      • | May 27, 2016
    • World's first Wooden Starter Chess Learning Kit for Kids is Here

      Are you going to learn the wonderful game “chess” and sharpen your memory?  For starting learning the game of chess, you always need a kit with all the necessary tools required to start the game or you may need a chess kit for chess club. C... | Read More

    • 18 Queens: Fun with Crazyhouse

      About a week ago, I decided to give Crazyhouse a try.  I found an opponent, leanValdes, who was willing to play five or six 5|0 games, and we both got to win some of them. After the sixth game, I had an idea.  "Do you want to try to make 18 que... | Read More

    • Tales of a Bullet Player, Part 1

      Bullet is not chess, but bullet is fun. I used to be an active bullet player, but interest dwindled and I began to focus on other things. Now, some months later, I've started the crazy variant once again... Bullet has the amazing ability to give... | Read More

Video Lessons


  • The Stare

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    In chess, as in other games that promote gamesmanship, "The Stare" is a common tactic used by players to intimidate, annoy, confuse and otherwise put an opponant out of his or her comfort zone. It is generally done when a player is trying to thi... Read More »

  • Bardeleben, Curt von

    • 2 Reads
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    Curt von Bardeleben (1861-1924) was a German count and the strongest German player of the late 19th century, an openings expert, and player of Grandmaster strength.  He studied law, but never practiced, preferring to play chess. He was German cha... Read More »

  • Denker, Arnold Sheldon

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      Arnold Sheldon Denker (1914-2005 was a onetime boxer and boxing manager (won three successive Golden Gloves bouts by knockouts).  He won the New York State championship in 1938 and 1939.  He won the Manhattan Chess Club Championsh... Read More »

  • What did Bobby teach you?

    • 1 Read
    • | 1 Read

    He was one of the strongest players in the whole world...but little is know about his life. He was born in America (March,9 1943) and he quickly became the first American to win the official World Chess Championship. He was very very young when he... Read More »

  • Bughouse chess

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    Bughouse (also reffered as tagteam and siamese chess) is played with two teams of two, using two sets. Each player on the team plays a different color than their partner.  It begans as normal blitz chess, but every piece a player captures, he... Read More »