Guys, I just want to say that chess books are very helpful. They can show tactics, openings, and common endgames. However, I feel that purchasing a chess.com membership does the job. For only $100/$50 a year, you can receive many features. Firs... | Read More
I retired 7 December 2014. One of the first things I did was turn in my work phone and buy a new cell phone. It had all these apps and gadgets and stuff. Since I now have plenty of time, I decided that I was going to get back into chess seriously ... | Read More
So it has been a long time since my last post. I basically fell off the map for playing, studying and blogging about my chess journey. I was however, still doing something related to chess. I had an idea to create my own chess game explorer simila... | Read More
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What is the Sicilian Defence?
The Sicilian Defence is a line played as black against 1.e4 (King Pawn Opening).
Take a journey with me into the Sicilian Defence.
The starting ... | Read More
Member Chicken_Monster sent the following questions to me regarding the Ruy Lopez Opening:
Please go over the following if appropriate. Thanks Robert.
(1) What do you recommend playing in the Ruy Lopezas White and as Black? Please explain the i... | Read More