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A Complete Guide to Special Chess Moves

Everyone who plays chess is familiar with the basic moves each piece makes. However, there are some special moves in chess that not everyone knows that they exist. Some of them are known by the majority of the players but some other aren’t known by many chess players. I made this article in order to fix that problem and solve …

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The review of my Harry Potter Chess Set

The Story of How My Son Became Familiar With Chess About a decade ago I was trying to find a way to introduce chess to my son. I managed to play a couple of games against him in order to learn chess but I could notice that he didn’t enjoy the learning process. He was making excuses in order to …

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What is a Double Attack or Fork in Chess

Chess is certainly a game that requires a lot of effort to master it. The number of possible moves and combinations are truly countless. So, if you want to become a great player, you will have to speed up the learning process by mastering some of the most important principles and combinations. I believe that double attack is a very …

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A Tribute to Russian Chess Sets

Russia is a country which has achieved great things when it comes to chess. It was part of the Soviet Union and has promoted chess like no other country. For decades, Soviet chess players were part of the elite of the game, thus, leaving a great inheritance to the next generations. If you notice the sets those great players were …

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A Guide for Cool Glass Chess Sets

The glass is a material familiar to all of us and many objects in our everyday lives are made of it. This material is extensively used in manufacturing glass chess sets and gives them an added value. The reflections of light on a glass chess set makes it shinning and attractive although it does not cost as the sets made …

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The Essence Behind French Defense in Chess

A lot of online articles have been published on French defense and the amount of information given to readers is immense. However, my feeling is that the essence deep inside this issue has not been revealed. In spite that this issue has been presented in many different ways, I have tried to provide guidance on the way of thinking in order …

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How to Find the Best Marble Chess Set

Chess is a game that has become a part of my everyday life and I enjoy life playing that unique game. Also, if you hang out with other chess enthusiasts you will realize that each one of them has bought a cool and inspiring chess set. One of my favorite materials is marble because it means luxury and elegance. Therefore, …

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Top 10 Stone Chess Sets

Playing chess can be a lot of fun, however, playing in a cool stone chess set totally transforms the entire experience of the game. Personally, I own a couple of cool chess sets that allowed me to see the game in an entirely different perspective. Standard chess sets are good for practicing and playing when you are out of the …

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The Power of Pin in Chess

There are many professional players in chess. However, they yet have to learn many strategies related to chess. Nevertheless, one basic skill everyone should know is pinning. It creates a confusion that is hard to understand and at the same time increases the chances of winning. We can say that it is a skill only a few have fully mastered. …