Friday, January 10, 2014 16:47
Karsten Müller has recently released the 14th and final volume of his renowned Chess Endgame DVD series!
Karsten’s DVD series include: 1. Basic Knowledge for Beginners 2. Rook Endgames 3. Major Piece Endings 4. Strategical Endgames, 5. Endgame Principles Activity & Initiative 6. Endgame Principles Domination & Prophylaxis 7....
Tuesday, January 07, 2014 16:37
We just received from our printers: The Extreme Caro-Kann.
The Caro-Kann, once considered mainly ‘solid’ and ‘drawish’, has become a highly important and popular reply to 1.e4. That is why GM Alexey Bezgodov’s book with an ambitious plan for White is most welcome.
The former Russian champion advocates a very early deviation: 3.f3!?This little-...
Friday, January 03, 2014 14:25
New In Chess starts the year with a new book by our best-selling author GM Viktor Moskalenko. He takes a fresh look at The Diamond Dutch.
If it is the opening of choice of Magnus Carlsen against World Number #2 Levon Aronian (in the St.Louis tournament), it must be an interesting opening for all players who love to fight it our from the start....
Friday, December 20, 2013 16:21
The Chennai Special bumper issue has arrived: New In Chess 2013/8.
Sergey Shipov: why Carlsen won
Vishy Anand: why I lost
Anish Giri: the Chennai games, in-depth
Peter Svidler on winning his 7th Russian title
David Navara: beating the favourites in Rhodes
Timman on Caruana and Aronian
Tania Sachdev: how I relax
Friday, December 13, 2013 12:29
An extremely popular Kindle title,
now available as printed book: Tactics Time.
The best way to improve at chess is to solve tactics puzzles. But why do regular tactics books make amateurs study master games? Their games are usually won by rather primitive means.
Tim Brennan and Anthea Carson have assembled thousands of games by everyday players...
Friday, December 06, 2013 16:56
Pre-order Houdini 4 and SAVE 10%!
Combine the new version of one of the world's strongest chess engines with the most popular chess interface.
Houdini 4 Standard includes:
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Tuesday, December 03, 2013 12:13
Now shipping: Chess Developments: Semi-Slav 5.Bg5.
American chess coach National Master Bryan Paulsen examines the key lines in the Semi-Slav covering the fascinating Botvinnik Variation, the solid Moscow Variation, the razor-sharp Anti-Moscow Gambit and the popular Cambridge Springs Defence.
Packed with key new ideas and critical analysis!
Tuesday, November 26, 2013 13:32
Quality Chess has just published: Playing the French.
Acclaimed authors Jacob Aagaard and Nikolaos Ntirlis have teamed up again, this time to present a complete Black repertoire in the French Defence based on 3.Nc3 Nf6 and 3.Nd2 c5. Packed with new discoveries and detailed explanations of positional and strategic motifs.
Essential reading for...
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 13:17
Pre-order Deep Fritz 14 and save 10%!
This 64(!) Bit multiprocessor version is faster and more powerful than its predecessor.
Supports up to 4 cores & 16 GB of Hash Memory
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NEW FritzBook by Alex Kure
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Database with over 1.5 million games
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Friday, November 08, 2013 12:42
Now shipping: The Panov-Botvinnik Attack - Move by Move.
IM and chess coach Lorin D’Costa takes an in-depth look at the Panov-Botvinnik Attack (1.e4 c6 2.d4 d5 3.exd5 cxd5 4.c4), which is an aggressive and ambitious way of meeting the popular Caro-Kann Defence. D’Costa also investigates the closely related 2.c4 variation.
Essential guidance and...