The Grob (1. g4) is also known as: The Killer Grob Grob's Attack The Tactical Grob The Spike And several other names according to Wikipedia. I've always like the name "Killer Grob" myself :-) It...
Chess Openings: An Offbeat and Underrated Line in the Ruy Lopez for Black: The Cozio Defense (3...Nge7)
This Hub discusses the Cozio Defense in the Ruy Lopez from black's perspective. It is a practical and underrated opening option for black that has its share of poison.
This Hub will explore the 6.d3 variation of the ever-popular Ruy Lopez opening. This variation is solid, statistically advantageous and avoids a lot of main line theory, including the Marshall Attack.
A collection of free UCI-compatible chess programs for running UCI engines such as Stockfish, Komodo, and more. These programs are great for analyzing games, managing pgn files, and more!
Chess is one of the ancient games in the world. It has been a source of sport, challenge and entertainment to people for about 1,500 years. Although it is an ancient game, yet it is suited for people of today. Chess has...
There are not many electronic chess computer out there nowadays. This is mainly because many of the manufacturers have quit making them. Hopefully, this guide will help you decide what to buy & where.
We discuss the Nimzovich Attack against Petrov's Defense from white's perspective. If you're tired of the boring, symmetrical lines of Petrov's Defense, break the symmetry with this exciting opening.
This Hub discusses a simple, solid and complete white repertoire against the Nimzovich Defense (not to be confused with the Nimzo-Indian Defense). Though rare, you'll want to have an answer for it.
The King's Gambit is one of the oldest chess openings. It remains popular at the club level, although it is not played often at the very highest levels of chess. It is a very tactical opening. White sacrifices a pawn...
It has often been said that chess is a "gymnasium for the mind", but what exactly are the benefits that a child can derive from the Royal Game? Can we go so far as to claim that it can teach children...
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