Friday, July 19, 2013 13:37
We’ve just received: The King’s Gambit.
In this book, GM and three-time Scottish Champion John Shaw shows that the ultimate romantic chess opening remains relevant and dangerous even in the computer era. This is John’s most ambitious book to date, and was many years in the making.
Please have a look at this groundbreaking work!
Tuesday, July 16, 2013 16:23
New: A Practical White Repertoire, Vol. 1.
The Complete Queen's Gambit is part of a 3-volume new series in which GM Alexei Kornev presents a white repertoire with 1.d4 and 2.c4. His claim that it is 'useful for GM's as well as amateurs' is usually a hollow boast. But given the high reputation of his publisher Chess Stars, here it could very well...
Friday, June 28, 2013 13:44
Just in: Chess Developments: The Grünfeld.
The Grünfeld has never been better! Such is the popularity with top players (Carlsen, Anand, Aronian, and many others) that today every line is important and in constant flux. IM David Vigorito presents the current state of theory and offers new ideas in a very user-friendly design.
This is essential...
Tuesday, June 25, 2013 22:17
GM Daniel King has just published the 19th DVD in his popular series Power Play, a very succesful chess instruction tool: Attack with 1.e4, Part 2 with a repertoire of attacking lines against the Scandinavian, Alekhine, Petroff, Philidor, Pirc and Modern. Running time 5 hrs 24 minutes, language English.
You can now order all 19 DVDs at 20% off!
Sunday, June 23, 2013 21:30
New In Chess 2013/4 is out with more than 100 pages of chess delight.
On-the-spot reports from Paris, Stavanger, St Petersburg, Zug and St Louis
Russian billionaire strikes again!
Annotations by Karjakin, Aronian, Adams, Ding Liren, Topalov, Gelfand and many others
Veselin Topalov: the importance of bank guarantees
Why US Champion...
Tuesday, June 18, 2013 15:53
We just received: The Complete Albin Counter-Gambit
Finally, some good news from Brussels: Belgian FM Luc Henris has written a colossal, 600-page book on the Albin Counter-Gambit! This will certainly boost interest in this daring, but by no means unfounded gambit. With revealing, in-depth analysis, and full of new ideas and novelties.
Monday, June 17, 2013 10:36
Yearbook 107 has arrived! In this issue of the Chess Player's Guide to Opening News you will find answers to urgent questions like:
How does Tiviakov think Black should defend against the Maroczy set-up?
Can Black ignore White's threat of 7.Bf6 and just play 6...g6 in the Rauzer?
Can White play the Velimirovic Attack against the Pirc?...
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 11:31
New clock, just in: DGT Easy Judit Polgar.
This sparkling fresh clock was developed in cooperation with Judit Polgar. It has a modern and attractive color design and comes in a gift box. Practically unbreakable, player friendly, handy front buttons, simple one-touch reset, clear large display and optional buzzer.
This playful clock costs only € 29...
Monday, June 10, 2013 9:13
We just received a new edition of Study Chess with Tal.
This absorbing book is based on diaries kept by Mikhail Tal’s coach Koblenc from their training sessions. This unique perspective makes it a fascinating and effective chess instructor, written in engaging language and suitable for players of all strengths.
Learn from how Tal achieved...
Tuesday, June 04, 2013 17:51
Endgame expert GM Dr Karsten Muller has just published the 13th DVD in his popular series. This issue is about double rook endings, which occur frequently, and presents practical guidelines and themes for attacking and defending sides. The running time is 4 hrs and 34 minutes, the language is English.
You can order now all 13 DVDs at 25% off!