hobby lobby   

Shop by Store


Shop by Category

Hobbies

Camping

Hunting

Fishing

Fabric

Diecast

Halloween

Radio Control

Drones

Sewing

Marine

Chess

Crafts

Toys

Scuba

Home

Gifts

Puzzles



Chess News:

Eden: City of Sagaar & Snowmen - Christmas Special Edition Up On Kickstarter

The folks over at Happy Games Factory have launched a quick turn-around Kickstarter campaign for some new miniatures for their Eden miniatures game. The first set is the City of Sagaar. Theyre a whole new faction for the game, representing where the games come since its creation. Then theres the Snowmen, who are just holiday fun, through and through. From the announcement: The Sagaarians represent the future of Eden. Indeed, this new faction combines the know-how developed over the past ...


Podcast Radio

Tuesday. Its Tuesday. ... Tuuuuuuuuuuesday... Yeah, apparently, I got nothin. So lets just get to the podcasts. Today on the dial we have : The Secret Cabal Episode 172: Arkham Horror 3rd Edition, Betrayal at Baldur’s Gate and The Founder’s Guide to Knowing How To Act Right; Rolling Dice & Taking Names Episode 160: Fireball Island, Victorian Masterminds, Blackstone Fortress; Singled Out Episode 79: Designing Entertainers with Sherwin and Russ; The Polyhedron Collider Cast Ep...


Here's Negan: The Board Game Now Available

Mantic has released their new game based on The Walking Dead series. Its called Heres Negan and it puts players in the role of henchmen in his organization, looking to do evil deeds, and gain reputation with the big baddie himself. Just watch out, as your opponents will be looking to cut you down to size if ever given the opportunity. From the announcement: Reputation is everything as you experience the untold story of how Negan and the Saviors cleared the Sanctuary. Mantic Games has worked on...


Ostfront Releases Shipyard WWII Naval Combat Game

Many WWII games just tell you what sort of equipment was used in a battle and off you go. However, Ostfronts Shipyard actually lets you construct different ships to take into combat. Using the special construction rules, you can create your own fleet from scratch and set sail for the high seas. You can get your copy now. From the announcement: Ostfront Publishing is excited to announce the release of Shipyard - our WW2 ship design and naval combat game. Shipyard is a simple and effective ship...


Entries Being Taken For Learning Board Games Award Program

Gaming is fun. But gaming can also be rather educational. The Serious Play Events board wants to reward those games that go above and beyond just being mere passtimes and turn into actually educational experiences. Theyre taking entries now for their Learing Board Games Awards. From the announcement: Entries in the 2018 Serious Games Association competition for board and card games used in education or training are due Jan. 15, 2019. Any organization or individual that has created a learning g...


New Harry Potter and DC Universe Pre-Orders Available From Knight Models

Lots of new releases up on Knight Models website for you to check out, available now for pre-order. Theres a couple kits for the Harry Potter Miniatures Adventure Game, as well as the DC Universe Miniatures Game. So, if you want some wand-waving action, or some superhero stomping, theyve got you covered.   Good news Potterheads! We are glad to show you the newest HPMAG releases! Featuring the new game mode: Wizarding Wars! The Wizarding Wars are an exciting new way to play the Har...


SKU-DV404W Elliott's Chess School #1-4 (on DVD) + 15 Workbooks from Chess House  sku

Elliott's Chess School #1-4 (on DVD) + 15 Workbooks - DV404W by ChessHouse.com

Item description: This Chess Board Games product is by ChessHouse.com - The ultimate training package for learning chess in the classroom sets students up for success, avoiding bad habits and often overlooked strategies, essential to becoming better at chess rapidly. The chess DVDs are for all ages and Elliott is easy to understand with his clear, well paced, friendly presentation in clear English that's easy to follow from the most basic concepts onward ensuring that all key strategies are covered. Children as young as 5 or 6 like to watch and learn from the bite size visual segments. The workbooks reinforce and enable further practice of the strategies. DVD 1, Pawn Level + 4 workbooks DVD 2, Knight Level + 4 workbooks DVD 3, Bishop Level + 4 workbooks DVD 4, Rook Level + 3 workbooks Each DVD is efficiently presented and packed with tips and valuable concepts, so most viewers watch each DVD at least several times. Material in this series has been developed, refined, and taught by National Master Elliott Neff over a period of 17+ years, producing multiple state and national individual and team chess champions. Includes: DVD Volumes 1-4. (over 7 hours of instruction) 15 workbooks to apply and test DVD 1 (PAWN) Topics Intro to Chess (board, names of pieces, values) Pawns Rooks Bishops The Queen The King Knight Castling Pawn shields and when to break it DevelopmentFeatures: Bonus booklet with practice positions for every topic helps the learner practice and master the material presented. Introduction of each piece Understanding of the values of each pieces Best strategy for each piece "Pawn Shield" strategy (how to BLOCK your opponent's army) Learning about the most important squares to control How to start a chess game with the BEST strategy DVD 2 (KNIGHT) Topics Targets The Magic Square The Center Active Moves I Opening order Scholar's Mate Major Mates Tactics Intro - when to trade and capture Pins/Skewers Discovered Checks/Attacks Forks/Double Attacks Remove the Defender Interference Deflection/Attraction Back-Rank Mate X-Ray defence/attack Battery Checkmate Patterns - 1 move Finding the BEST moves King and Queen Mate King and Pawn endgames I Algebraic Notation I en passant rules Using Rooks Convert the Advantage I Win a Game!Features Master the Magic Square strategy for checkmating your opponents every time! Discoverthe 'secret' of the 4-move 'Scholar's Mate' checkmate and learn how toturn the tables on your opponent every time they try it! Opening order Pigs on the 7th! (using rooks) Discovered Checks and Attac... Learn More

Manufacturer: ChessHouse.com

Category: Board Games

$297.00

See the Price of Elliott's Chess School #1-4 (on DVD) + 15 Workbooks

You may also consider:

  Diaxi Foldable ChessBoard - 16 1/2"
The Diaxi Chessboard integrates the patent approved Diaxi Hinge. Easy to fold and store, this board allows for the board to fold in half with the playing surface inward without unsightly hinges or distractions in game play. Keep your playing surface free from scratches and invest in your home town advantage on a board that you'll want to keep and play on forever. Squares of black graphite pattern and white print overlay an aluminum composite panel frame. The exterior and edge of the board is bo ...See The Price
 
  14" Blue Rollup Board with Chess House Logo
Vinyl rollup board fits small pieces, ideally 2 1/2" analysis pieces or your own set of any suitable size chessmen. Perfect chessboard for small table surfaces and desks, featuring the Chess House logo. Specifications Board size: 14" Square size: 1.5" ...See The Price
 
  14" Blue Rollup Board - Chess4Life
Vinyl rollup board fits small pieces, ideally 2 1/2" analysis pieces or your own set of any suitable size chessmen. Perfect chessboard for small table surfaces and desks. Printed with "Chess4Life, Win Draw Learn" Specifications Board size: 14" Square size: 1.5" ...See The Price