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How To Play Chess: Learn All The Rules

Jul 19, 2021
20 min
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Learn how to play chess, one of the most popular games on the planet! In this video, IM Danny Rensch will teach you all the rules of the game. Chess does not need to be complicated. This video will show you all the rules you need to learn to start playing chess. From setting up the board to how each piece moves, Danny will give you hints to remember every rule.
Chapters:
  • 00:00 Intro
  • 00:28 The pieces
  • 00:39 The rook
  • 01:05 The bishop
  • 01:44 The queen
  • 02:23 The knight
  • 03:44 The pawn
  • 04:56 Pawn captures
  • 05:30 Pawn promotion
  • 06:25 En passant rule
  • 08:34 The king
  • 09:39 Check
  • 10:30 Getting out of check
  • 11:50 Checkmate
  • 13:27 Stalemate
  • 14:31 Castling
  • 15:54 Two final notes about castling
  • 16:59 Setting up the board