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Chess News:

Seven Ronin Set Available To Pre-Order For Test of Honour

A new set for Test of Honour is available to pre-order from Warlord Games. In this case, its a set of seven ronin. For those that dont know, ronin were masterless samurai who traveled around the countryside, helping those in need. Theyre also the only people I know of who made the man-bun hairstyle look good. Anyway, you can get your orders in now so that these seven samurai dont walk past your door. From the website: The characters represented in this box are designed to be used together in ...


Emberwind RPG Up On Kickstarter Now

Normally, in an RPG, you work your character around the rules of the game to create what you want. Nomnivore Games thought that was kinda silly. So, instead, they created a game system that builds the rules around what you want to do with your character. Thats where Emberwind comes in, its their new system and its up on Kickstarter now. From the campaign: EMBERWIND is a new breed of tabletop RPG based on the belief that games should adapt to their players, and not the other way around. EMBERWI...


Asmodee Announces Nosedive Card Game

Black Mirror is this generations Twilight Zone. It gives us worlds that seem pretty normal, but then theres always something sinister lurking just below the surface. In the episode Nosedive, people look to create a perfect social life while avoiding dings to their reputation. Now, Asmodee will be releasing a card game that mimics the episode. The game will be exclusive to Target stores and Target.com, with the game hitting shelves on the 25th. From the announcement: Global content produc...


Battlespace Games Releases Red Menace Solo Wargame

When you cant find anyone else to game with, youd think thatd mean your lucks out. But such does not have to be the case when youve got Red Menace, a new solo military strategy game all about the nuclear back-and-forth during the late 50s. Take on the role of the Americans, Canadians, and British as they square off against the Russians. Everyones got their nuclear arsenal, and only one set will be standing at the end. You can get your copy now. From the release: Red Menace is a solitaire ...


Friday Snippets

Fridaaaaaaaay! I know that I just got back into the regular swing of things again, but Im already ready to just take a couple days off. My weekend will be spent gaming, but of the video variety. Hey, Im allowed. But while I crunch those 1s and 0s, Ill be needing to snack, and having some bite-sized gaming stories in my tummy will be awesome. Today on the platter we have: The Mighty Exo-Armoured Dwarves 28mm scale miniatures up On Kickstarter, Lizard City Bases Now Available From Tabletop-Art, Op...


Shadow of the Demon Lord: Occult Philosophy Up On Kickstarter

You can never have enough spells. Im often using spellcasting classes in my RPGs, and it always seems like theres never quite the one I want available. Ive got a certain thought in mind in what type of magic I want them to use, and I often cant find what I want. Well, for those playing Shadow of the Demon Lord and wanting to find just the right spell, youll want to check out Occult Philosophy. Its bringing 800 new spells to the game. The book is up on Kickstarter now. From the campaign: Occult...


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  • Chess Endings: Essential Knowledge

    Chess Endings: Essential Knowledge
    By concentrating on the basic principles the average player is not only given a working knowledge of the endgame but also a firm foundation on which to further ...(more)

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  • Winning Quickly with White

    Winning Quickly with White
    All players enjoy inflicting quick victories on their opponents. In this instructive and entertaining volume of 'miniature' games, Russian master Iakov Neishtad...(more)

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  • Endgame Strategy

    Endgame Strategy
    Shereshevsky's masterful guide to endgame play is an essential work for every aspiring player. Using classic examples from grandmaster practice, together with m...(more)

    $19.95 More Details
  • Application of Chess Theory, The

    Application of Chess Theory, The
    Yefim Geller has been one of the world's foremost grandmasters over the past four decades, during which time he has established a reputation as being the leadin...(more)

    $23.95 More Details
  • Chess Fundamentals

    Chess Fundamentals
    Jose Capablanca's classic instructional manual Chess Fundamentals first appeared in 1921, the year he defeated Emanuel Lasker for the world championship title. ...(more)

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  • Positional Sacrifices

    Positional Sacrifices
    Most competitive players are very familiar with the idea of a sacrificial checkmating attack, but the positional sacrifice has been strangely neglected. By mean...(more)

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  • Taimanov's Selected Games

    Taimanov's Selected Games
    Grandmaster Mark Taimanov is one of the most consistently successful players of the post-war era. A grandmaster since 1952, he twice qualified as a Candidate fo...(more)

    $24.95 More Details
  • Improve Your Chess Now

    Improve Your Chess Now
    In a strikingly original self-improvement manual, Jonathan Tisdall draws on his own experiences to explain why erratic results and painful setbacks occur, and s...(more)

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  • Lessons in Chess

    Lessons in Chess
    In this entertaining book for players of all ages,world champion Garry Kasparov teaches the chess newcomer the moves and fundamental principles of the game. Eve...(more)

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  • Chess Training

    Chess Training
    This entertaining and instructive book uses the author's own tried and tested training methods and is ideal for any player in the 100-160 BCF (1400-1900 ELO/USC...(more)

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  • Practical Endgame Play

    Practical Endgame Play
    Most chess books focus on chess theory and technique, yet it is in the process of choosing each move that real games are won and lost This book is full of tips ...(more)

    $17.95 More Details
  • Art of Chess Analysis, The

    Art of Chess Analysis, The
    All Grandmasters are able to devote themselves body and soul to actually playing a game of chess, but few indeed are able to do the same when analyzing the game...(more)

    $21.95 More Details
  • Khalifman: life & games

    Khalifman: life & games
    Alexander Khalifman has been competing in the higher echelons of world chess for many years. He is a player with a broad opening repertoire and a distinctive st...(more)

    $24.95 More Details
  • Practical Endgame Tips

    Practical Endgame Tips
    The endgame is the part of the game in which the result of the game is decided, yet few players devote as much study to it as they know they should. This book w...(more)

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  • Unusual Queen's Gambit Declined

    Unusual Queen's Gambit Declined
    Chris Ward covers three offbeat but important defences to this ancient opening. The Chigorin Defence (1 d4 d5 2 c4 Nc6) creates dynamic imbalance in the positio...(more)

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  • Meeting 1e4

    Meeting 1e4
    Fed up having to defend with Black? Annoyed by all those irritating white systems? Then this is the book for you! Russian international master Alexander Raetsky...(more)

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  • Mastering the Opening

    Mastering the Opening
    These three books are ideal for keen club players who want to improve and are seeking to better their understanding of the three key stages of a chess game: the...(more)

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  • Meeting 1d4

    Meeting 1d4
    Unhappy that you're reaching passive or difficult positions with Black? Fed up with having to learn many different defences to all of White's attacks? Then this...(more)

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