Komodo has wiped the floor against all the IMs and GMs we've thrown at but this time humanity is bringing the big guns! Enter Nakamura! GM Yermolinsky and GM Hess bring you live coverage for this full replay originally aired on Jan 1! | Watch video
GM Yermolinksy and GM Hess are back for game two of Komodo vs Nakamura! Komodo starts this game without the vulnerable f2 pawn! Will Nakamura be able to whip up an attack against the weakened king position before the monster machine has a chance to consolidate? | Watch video
It’s a new year, and it’s time to take another look at the first move every chess player learns: 1.e4.
GM Alex Yermolinsky shows you a game from a recent tournament where he surprised everyone by playing e4 to start.
Even if you’re not a regular e4 player, “why not have some fun” with the opening, as GM Yermo says? | Watch video
GM Robert Hess has the power of the Green Pawn and is ready to take on all comers in this edition of bullet brawls! Its fast and furious! Be sure watch for all the time trouble and blunders you could ever wish for not mention that GM sass that Hess is famous for! | Watch video
GM Irina Krush shows us an exciting game from the Qatar Master tournament--one of the strongest open tournaments in the world! In this match up vs Abhishek, our hero choose an exciting but positional Sicilian Defense. | Watch video
GM Robert Hess and IM Daniel Rensch preview the upcoming mega-match between GM Hikaru Nakamura and the computer world champion Komodo.
The Chess.com journalists Peter Doggers and Mike Klein bring you all the news from Qatar, where Magnus Carlsen just wrapped up his year with a solid win.
Stick around for the best and worst chess moments in December on this unmissable ChessCenter episode. | Watch video
WGM Tatev Abrahamyan continues her comprehensive lesson series on the English Attack against the Sicilian, this time taking on the most popular variation of all, the fearsome main line Najdorf.
Learn how to use this aggressive weapon for White to take down what many consider the strongest Sicilian variation. | Watch video
Everyone knows you can learn from a chess teacher, but how do you play against one?
IM Keaton Kiewra has the answer in his latest video lesson.
Learn how Kiewra played a well-known and active chess coach in a recent tournament in Southern California.
Enjoy the most fun and exciting game of Kierwa’s 2015 chess adventure. | Watch video
GM Alex Yermolinksy and GM Maxim Dlugy are back for more great action from the 2015 Qatar Open! Magnus moped up vs the unknowns but will he continue so easily with the black pieces against a player as creative as Madmedyarov? This clash of styles is a match up you won't want to miss! | Watch video
IM Keaton Kiewra takes on a talented chess prodigy and decides to adopt the Scheveningen system instead of his pet Dragon Sicilian.
Watch how IM Kiewra handles his opponent’s interesting anti-Sicilian by drawing on his own anti-Sicilian experience with White.
Learn how to use the Scheveningen against a non-traditional structure in this important lesson. | Watch video