Pawn Promotion | Chess Terms |

‘Pawn promotion’ is an important concept to grasp as you learn the game of chess. Promoting a pawn is one of the rewards of playing an endgame successfully. If you can move a pawn to the opposite end of a board without your opponent capturing it, you deserve a reward. You have the opportunity to… Continue reading Pawn Promotion | Chess Terms |

5 Best Chess Opening Traps in the Queen's Gambit

✅ Join the waitlist for the course “The Grandmaster’s Positional Understanding” – 📥 Download the PGN of these traps from this blog-post – In this video lesson, GM Igor Smirnov presents to you the 5 best chess opening traps in the Queen’s Gambit, which follows the move order 1.d4 d5 2.c4. The gambit (pawn sacrifice… Continue reading 5 Best Chess Opening Traps in the Queen's Gambit

How to play Shogi (Japanese Chess)

Learn the rules to the board game Shogi quickly and concisely – This video has no distractions, just the rules. Don’t own the game? USA – buy it here: Canada – buy it here: UK – buy it here: (These Amazon Affiliate links directly supports me) RULES: The object of the game is to capture… Continue reading How to play Shogi (Japanese Chess)