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!
Monday, June 03, 2013 10:07
We just received: The Complete Kalashnikov.
Your best choice for a sharp weapon against 1.e4 could well be the Kalashnikov. GMs Cornette & Libiszewski present many new ideas and countless novelties for both colours. A must for anyone who loves sharp Sicilians and double-edged tactical fights!
Please have a look at the complete contents.
Thursday, May 30, 2013 13:18
This is what some of the critics had to say about Vladimir Tukmakov's Modern Chess Preparation:
"A unique symbiosis: a training book with stories. Qualifications such as 'brilliant' or 'wonderful' are really far too stale for this work." - Martin Rieger, Rochade Europa Magazine
"A fascinating and original (useful!) book about chess prep, but not...
Friday, May 24, 2013 18:07
Just in from London: Chess Psychology: the Will to Win!
Chess battles are won and lost in the mind, says US National Master William Stewart, who holds a degree in Psychology. He teaches you how to organize your thinking, identify your objectives, maximize your focus, avoid shallow memorization, stay aggressive, and much more.
A practical guide to...
Friday, May 17, 2013 18:44
New: The Scandinavian, Move by Move.
American IM Cyrus Lakdawala loves the Scandinavian, and it shows. He focuses on popular lines with 3...Qd6 and presents a reliable repertoire in which White has problems to open the position, lacks specific targets and quite often cannot resist Black's tempting invitation to overreach.
For more information on...
Wednesday, May 15, 2013 10:14
Just in from Bulgaria: Dreev vs. the Benoni .
Former elite GM Alexey Dreev is one of the worlds greates experts on the Benoni Defence. In this brand-new book he deals with both the Modern and the Old Benoni. Dreev shows the best move orders, has analysed all Blackís possible responses and in many variations he suggests promising possibilities for...