Category: Chess Culture

Chess Notes By Edward Winter

chessI used to play lots of chess when I was in high school. I also used to represent my school during Interschool tournaments… and lose. I have no idea why I was picked because apart from being good at the game and beating opponents at my own level, I had nothing else. I could never beat those geeks or big guns in the game.

If you are a netizen and looking for some games online – check out free online dominoes game being the most popular ones. Also free online tournaments domino game, free online bridge, dominoes chess and many more. Origin uncertain; perhaps linked to Etymology 1, above, from the sense of being arranged in rows or lines. GliƄski’s hexagonal chess Three bishops per player are the norm for hexagonal variants.

The London Chess Centre has become a pretty legendary spot for famous fans of chess as well. The … Read More

Chess Sets

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The games are sifted into genres according to the fare they offer. Under Action/Adventure, you can choose from a variety of games. There is the Ninja Hunter where you can wield your samurai against the toughest of enemies. Never learnt Karate or Kung Fu? No problems. You can try it out here at IK, and that too without the risk of breaking your back!!! The sky is the limit they say. In the real world, that’s a tough one you will agree. But in Reach the Sky, all you need is a few deft clicks of the mouse and some well-timed keyboard moves! Feel like being Harry Potter? Well, get ready to use your charms and spells to escape from Knock-Turn Alley.

Back in Berlin, Rubingh … Read More

Chess Rules

chessFor the game of chess the perfect time is an airplane trip or a long car ride. For people who prefer playing chess while traveling there are varieties of electronic chess sets obtainable for them.

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My goal for this school year, was to join as many clubs and teams as possible. There was an announcement, and i just knew i had to sign up. But there was ONE catch: i SUCKED at chess. So just a few days before i played my first ever opponent, I downloaded this game, and played it … Read More

The Game Of Chess

chessChess as a game has been around for centuries. The ultimate game of strategy and tactics, chess is favored the world over as a challenging pastime which requires discipline and dedication to improve. Chess has its roots in Asia as far back as two thousand years ago. Since then, the game has kept a relatively fixed format, and has grown to international status with many hundreds of thousands of players the world over.

In late 2004, the US women’s team made history at the Chess Olympiad by capturing silver, the first ever Olympic medal for the United States. The player and driving force behind this success was Susan Polgar, who came out of a seven-year hiatus with a stunning performance.

The last clear chance was 34.- Rf8 35. Bxd3 Qd6 (with a threat of Qxg3) 36.Qg2 Rxf2! 37.Rxf2 Rf8 38.Rdd2 Rxf2 39.Rxf2 Bxf2+ 40.Qxf2 Qxd3. Black is a pawn ahead … Read More

Chess Pieces And Their Roles In The Game

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This single piece is the most powerful piece on the board. She can be spotted as the tall piece with the enclosed crown. She can move along any of the squares that are directly connected to her. Front, back, and diagonal, there isn’t a limit to where she can go. Keeping that in mind, you must protect her as well as you protect your king. Losing your queen can prove to be devastating.

It’s the weekend and you are bored stiff with too much TV. You are wondering what to do! Chances are you will hit the internet and logon to some social networking site to join an ever increasing web of online gamers! Great program, challenging. Only drawback is that in two … Read More