The Active King: Knight Endgames!

Apr 2, 2011
15 min
Learn to make every piece count, as GM Dejan Bojkov continues his series on the active King. After reviewing a few amazing examples of the King's rare potential in the Middlegame, Dejan transitions into the King's important role in the Endgame. "A brave piece when few remain", the King can be the deciding factor between a win and a loss - especially in King-and-Pawn, as well as Knight Endgames. Even World Champions such as Smyslov can succumb to the power of the King!