A chess player needs three basic things in order to advance in the game: methodology, practice and a good guide. It serves him to achieve his purpose. If you want to improve, because you have already decided chess is your passion, you will have to make use of different tools like books, guides, videos… Sure you have found chess material … Read more
You can use a chess base to search through the internet for millions of games. Players from all over the world with all their information, opening books, endgames and much more information about chess.
You might ask yourself, what is this for? The answer is simple. If you are studying some opening you found interesting you can search it in … Read more
PGN stands for Portable Game Notation, people use this format on the computer to save (as its name implies) chess games. This small format helps chess players to record their games online, against computers or other players to use as a basis for their analysis and personal progress. Excellent, isn’t it?
Imagine, you stand in front of your … Read more
Nothing more real than this phrase said by one of the best grandmasters in chess, David Bronstein: “Chess is a game where every piece count, where you have to have a better tactic than your opponent because otherwise, you will lose.”
Chess has transcended in history for more than six hundred (600) years. It is qualified as a sport, … Read more
Chess is a sport. Millions of people in the world play it and almost everyone knows chess game, I dare say by everyone. Somewhere, in a news item, a magazine article, TV series or film. I assure you that you have heard or seen something concerning chess.
Why is it so popular? Chess is fun, it’s exciting, once you enter … Read more
Both moms and dads, who enjoy the wonderful sport of chess, are often very eager to teach their children how to play. Chess classes for kids are a very effective method for them to learn correctly and fast.
Chess is a great way for parents to bond with their kids, make cute memories, and create new family traditions. A kid … Read more
You may have wondered which chess platform is the best to play on, what they offer you and who you will play with. Perhaps you have other doubts, in this article, you will surely solve.
Currently, more than six hundred million people in the world (600.000.000) play chess. However, this percentage reduces when we talk about people who play chess… Read more
A chess tournament against the childhood cancer
Every year, in December, my friend Borja Sanmartín and the ASPANOA Association (an association created against childhood cancer) organize a very famous chess tournament to collect money to help in this fight. It’s a tradition and a very good reason.
The tournament is really strong and many international and grandmasters play it. Although … Read more
The small ones of the house usually give headaches for their high hyperactivity. The majority of the children in an age between four and seven years must have complementary activities besides the school that not only help to burn calories but also to develop mental and physical abilities. For this, chess for kids is recommended.
Chess for kids at … Read more
Everyone has heard the word “checkmate” at some point in their lives. Either by chance, because they read it in a book or saw it in a movie. But not everyone knows how to achieve it effectively in chess. You will be able to achieve it in a masterful way if you decide to learn chess.
Chess is a … Read more