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The Best Classic Board Games

For a second there, it appeared as though modern society had killed off humble board games. After all, how could Monopoly or Cluedo compare scrolling on Facebook, playing with your friends in an online game of Fortnite, or binge-watching an...

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Bobby Fischer- The Troubled Chess Genius

In 1972, the U.S. found an unlikely weapon in its Cold War battle against Soviet Russia: a teen chess prodigy by the name of Bobby Fischer. Though Mr. Fischer would be celebrated for many years to come, as the world's...

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The Rules Of Chess

So you’ve recently finished The Queen's Gambit and now you want to learn chess? Let us help you become a grandmaster by highlighting the complex rules of chess in simple segments.How To Set A Chessboard Up Chess is played on...

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The Queen's Gambit - Interested in Chess Now?

The Queen's Gambit is indeed great on its own merits. It's an intelligent, expertly-told story and Taylor-Joy is superb as Beth Harmon, a young female chess prodigy, who learns to play chess from the janitor in her orphanage.

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The Diverse History Of the Royal Chess Game

Interestingly, chess seems to be becoming more diverse with time. Chess has become more than simply a game. Just as chess is a tough game, its origin is a tricky puzzle. It doesn't mean that chess was a new phenomenon...

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How Chess Got into Europe

Based on the reliable historical information we know for certain that already in the early days of Islam Arabs practised Chess in Baghdad, spreading the game throughout all the geographical areas in which their political and cultural expansion was taking...

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Do Real Chess Pieces make a Difference?

Do Real Chess Pieces make a Difference?

Just the other day, I had a talk with a young man who is just 10 years old.  He started telling me that he plays online with either a phone or a tablet especially in the last 6 months or...

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Chess Set Recommendations

There has been some discussion among my friends and I as to what true chess set needs are. Understand that we are talking about what the Chess Player would need. The collector is a different story.So, just what are the...

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