What are the names of all the chess pieces? The chess pieces are what you move during a game of chess. The chess pieces’ names are a little confusing at first because there are so many chess pieces and they all have different movements that you need to memorise. In particular, the queen moves in… Continue reading Ultimate Guide: Learn the Chess Pieces Names and Moves
Philidor Defense (C41) –1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 d6 The Philidor Defense (C41) was named after the famous 18th century player Francois-Andre Danican Philidor who described that “the pawns are the soul of chess”. Philidor advocated 2. …d6 instead of the more common 2. …Nc6. His original idea was to challenge White’s center with the… Continue reading How to Win Against the Philidor Defense (C41)
Chess Openings: The Open Game (1. e4 e5) We always try to destory opponents with chess openings. But what are the best chess openings? Well, most chess games by young players and even Grand Masters start with 1. e4 e5. This chess opening is called the Open Game. The best Open Game Opening to improve… Continue reading Chess Openings – How to Destroy Your Opponent in the Open Game
The Italian Game – The Best Chess Opening for White The Italian Game is an Open or Double-King Pawn Game (1. e4 e5) which is one of the most popular chess openings for white. The other popular chess openings for white would be the Ruy-Lopez, Queen’s Gambit and the London System. Here in this post,… Continue reading The Italian Game – The Best Chess Opening For White
The French Defense – Learn a Top 3 Chess Opening for Black The French Defense is a Semi-Open or Single-King Pawn Game (1. e4 other) which is usually in the top three of the most popular chess openings for black. The other two most popular chess openings for black would be the Sicilian Defense and… Continue reading The French Defense – Learn a Top 3 Chess Opening for Black
Chess Games Online & Videos So you’re looking to play some chess games online? Or maybe, you are looking to watch some chess game videos online? Then, you found the right place! For chess games online, there’s two big chess websites: Chess.com and lichess.org. There are millions of people playing chess on those website every… Continue reading Chess Games Online & Videos
How Chess is Played and Won! Welcome to a new series in FlyIntoBooks.com‘s repertoire of exciting new ideas – How Chess is Played and Won by the best GMs in the world! In this new series, we are going to layout the foundation for you to study and learn how to play chess in a… Continue reading How Chess is Played and Won!