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      The Complete Empire Chess Collection
      Catalog Code: EMPIRECOMPLETE

      Take advantage of this great offer and you will save 30% off the cost that you would if you bought these DVDs individually! Hosted by modern Chess Legends and containing tactics and strategies for every level of player, each volume is packed with strategy and advice to make you the best player you can be. Study an old favorite-or learn a deadly new weapon-with Empire Chess!
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      The Complete Empire Chess Collection

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      The Empire Prestige Chess Set, Board, & Box Combination - 4.4" King
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      Catalog Code: SETWEMP44-PRESTIGE

      "With a strong hint of the Art Deco look that is reminiscent of the 1920s, they completely capture the essence of a serious set of chessmen while at the same time maintaining a look of pure elegance."
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      The Empire Prestige Chess Set, Board, & Box Combination - 4.4" King

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      The Empire Luxury Chess Set, Board, & Box Combination - 4.4" King
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      Catalog Code: SETWEMPEMP44

      "With a strong hint of the Art Deco look that is reminiscent of the 1920s, they completely capture the essence of a serious set of chessmen while at the same time maintaining a look of pure elegance."
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      The Empire Luxury Chess Set, Board, & Box Combination - 4.4" King

      Our Price: $1,022.95
      The Empire Series Prestige Chess Pieces - 4.4" King
      Catalog Code: MENWEMP44-PRESTIGE

      "With a strong hint of the Art Deco look that is reminiscent of the 1920s, they completely capture the essence of a serious set of chessmen while at the same time maintaining a look of pure elegance."
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      The Empire Series Prestige Chess Pieces - 4.4" King

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      The Empire Series Luxury Chess Pieces - 4.4" King
      Catalog Code: MENWEMP44

      "With a strong hint of the Art Deco look that is reminiscent of the 1920s, they completely capture the essence of a serious set of chessmen while at the same time maintaining a look of pure elegance."
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      The Empire Series Luxury Chess Pieces - 4.4" King

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      How Grandmasters Attack - EMPIRE CHESS
      Catalog Code: DVD0033EP

      If you want to be a strong chess player, you have to constantly attack your opponents! The best players in the world strive to make a threat with every single move, consistently applying pressure and creating problems that their opponents are forced to solve. Chess has evolved substantially in the past 100 years and to succeed in today’s game, you must be thoroughly dedicated to attacking chess.
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      How Grandmasters Attack - EMPIRE CHESS

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      Decimate Black with the Evans Gambit - EMPIRE CHESS
      Catalog Code: DVD0012EP

      The Evans Gambit is one of the most dangerous chess openings ever invented as white recklessly sacrifices a pawn on move 4 to obtain a lasting initiative with an enduring lead in development. The Evans Gambit arises via the move order 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bc4 Bc5 4. b4!? – as white sacrifices this pawn to distract black’s minor pieces and open lines for instant attacking prospects as black’s king will have a difficult time getting out of the center.
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      Decimate Black with the Evans Gambit - EMPIRE CHESS

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      Rocking the Ruy Lopez - EMPIRE CHESS
      Catalog Code: DVD0020EP

      Why is the Ruy Lopez the most popular chess opening ever played? Why do World Chess Champions love to play the Ruy Lopez? Why do chess trainers frequently recommend their students to play the Ruy Lopez? Because there does not exist a more versatile and dynamic chess opening (for both sides!).
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      Rocking the Ruy Lopez - EMPIRE CHESS

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      Insane Chess Sacrifices - EMPIRE CHESS
      Catalog Code: DVD0031EP

      If you want to win more games, you have to attack your opponent and can not be scared to sacrifice to break through with an attack. There are an overwhelming variety of sacrifices and reasons for making sacrifices – you could give up a pawn to seize the initiative or gain space, you could sacrifice an exchange to change the dynamic of a position, or you could make a positional sacrifice by allowing doubled, isolated pawns but gaining a dangerous attack against your opponent’s king.
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      Insane Chess Sacrifices - EMPIRE CHESS

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      GM Attacks for Club Players - EMPIRE CHESS
      Club Player's Manifesto - Volume #1 of 10
      Catalog Code: DVD0051EP

      Grandmaster Damian Lemos’ excellent presentation skill guides you through this DVD which is 1/10 of The Club Player’s Manifesto produced by the World Leader in DVD instruction OnlineChessLessons.net.
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      GM Attacks for Club Players - EMPIRE CHESS

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      Attacking with Forcing Moves - EMPIRE CHESS
      Club Player's Manifesto - Volume #2 of 10
      Catalog Code: DVD0052EP

      Grandmaster Damian Lemos’ excellent presentation skill guides you through this DVD which is 2/10 of The Club Player’s Manifesto produced by the World Leader in DVD instruction OnlineChessLessons.net.
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      Attacking with Forcing Moves - EMPIRE CHESS

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      GM Strategy for Club Players - EMPIRE CHESS
      Club Player's Manifesto - Volume #3 of 10
      Catalog Code: DVD0053EP

      Grandmaster Damian Lemos’ excellent presentation skill guides you through this DVD which is 3/10 of The Club Player’s Manifesto produced by the World Leader in DVD instruction OnlineChessLessons.net.
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      GM Strategy for Club Players - EMPIRE CHESS

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      World Champion Strategy - EMPIRE CHESS
      Club Player's Manifesto - Volume #4 of 10
      Catalog Code: DVD0054EP

      Grandmaster Damian Lemos’ excellent presentation skill guides you through this DVD which is 4/10 of The Club Player’s Manifesto produced by the World Leader in DVD instruction OnlineChessLessons.net.
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      World Champion Strategy - EMPIRE CHESS

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      Aggressive Chess Guide - EMPIRE CHESS
      Club Player's Manifesto - Volume #5 of 10
      Catalog Code: DVD0055EP

      Grandmaster Damian Lemos’ excellent presentation skill guides you through this DVD which is 5/10 of The Club Player’s Manifesto produced by the World Leader in DVD instruction OnlineChessLessons.net.
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      Aggressive Chess Guide - EMPIRE CHESS

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      Control The Center - EMPIRE CHESS
      Club Player's Manifesto - Volume #6 of 10
      Catalog Code: DVD0056EP

      Grandmaster Damian Lemos’ excellent presentation skill guides you through this DVD which is 6/10 of The Club Player’s Manifesto produced by the World Leader in DVD instruction OnlineChessLessons.net.
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      Control The Center - EMPIRE CHESS

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      Positional Chess Guide - EMPIRE CHESS
      Club Player's Manifesto - Volume #7 of 10
      Catalog Code: DVD0057EP

      Grandmaster Damian Lemos’ excellent presentation skill guides you through this DVD which is 7/10 of The Club Player’s Manifesto produced by the World Leader in DVD instruction OnlineChessLessons.net.
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      Positional Chess Guide - EMPIRE CHESS

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      Master the Middle Game - EMPIRE CHESS
      Club Player's Manifesto - Volume #8 of 10
      Catalog Code: DVD0058EP

      Grandmaster Damian Lemos’ excellent presentation skill guides you through this DVD which is 8/10 of The Club Player’s Manifesto produced by the World Leader in DVD instruction OnlineChessLessons.net.
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      Master the Middle Game - EMPIRE CHESS

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      Defensive Domination - EMPIRE CHESS
      Club Player's Manifesto - Volume #9 of 10
      Catalog Code: DVD0059EP

      Grandmaster Damian Lemos’ excellent presentation skill guides you through this DVD which is 9/10 of The Club Player’s Manifesto produced by the World Leader in DVD instruction OnlineChessLessons.net.
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      Defensive Domination - EMPIRE CHESS

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      Tactical Chess Guide - EMPIRE CHESS
      Club Player's Manifesto - Volume #10 of 10
      Catalog Code: DVD0060EP

      Grandmaster Damian Lemos’ excellent presentation skill guides you through this DVD which is 10/10 of The Club Player’s Manifesto produced by the World Leader in DVD instruction OnlineChessLessons.net.
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      Tactical Chess Guide - EMPIRE CHESS

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      How Super GMs Play 1. d4 - PART 3 - EMPIRE CHESS
      Beating the Nimzo-Indian Defense with 4. Qc2
      Catalog Code: DVD0063EP

      This DVD by GM Timur Gareev for Intermediate and Advanced players has a detailed look at The 4.Qc2 Nimzo Indian. Timur explains that there is no reason to allow a Queen's Indian because Black will struggle against this White response and that the Black Nimzo Indian is harmless as the 4.Qc2 move is favoured by both Kasparov and Carlsen with excellent results. The ideas for White are supported by extensive analysis - this knowledge will support improvement in all players' positional understanding and help them to Master the very important area of taming The Nimzo-Indian with the Classical 4.Qc2.
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      How Super GMs Play 1. d4 - PART 3 - EMPIRE CHESS

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      How Super GMs Play 1. d4 - PART 2 - EMPIRE CHESS
      Beating the Slav Defense with the 7. g4!? Gambit
      Catalog Code: DVD0062EP

      This DVD for Intermediate to Advanced Players looks at the variations associated with 7.g4 Gambit against the Semi-Slav Defense, in an attempt to prove that it is a good way to strive for the win with White. The DVD is very thorough in content with a plethora of ideas supported by exact detailed Grandmaster analysis. After watching this DVD you will have a superb way of dealing with Black's Semi - Slav efforts and have confidence in this area when pushing forward your d Pawn at move one.
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      How Super GMs Play 1. d4 - PART 2 - EMPIRE CHESS

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      How Super GMs Play 1. d4 - PART 1 - EMPIRE CHESS
      Beating the Grunfeld Defense with the 5. h4!? Gambit
      Catalog Code: DVD0061EP

      This DVD for Intermediate to Advanced Players looks at the variations associated with h4 in the Grunfeld and is termed 'The Grunfeld Gambit' by Gareev as he often sacrifices the Pawn with h5.
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      How Super GMs Play 1. d4 - PART 1 - EMPIRE CHESS

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      GM Crushing Attacks - EMPIRE CHESS
      Catalog Code: DVD0070EP

      The DVD "GM Crushing Attacks" shows players how to attack like a Grandmaster, presented by GM Maxim Dlugy, he uses examples from Tal and his own games to show techniques and thinking structures to enable excellent attack play.
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      GM Crushing Attacks - EMPIRE CHESS

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      Crushing Black With the King's Gambit - EMPIRE CHESS
      Catalog Code: DVD0068EP

      GM Damian Lemos presents another excellent DVD for Empire Chess. Crushing Black with the King's Gambit is the most direct way to attempt to acquire the advantage versus 1...e5 players. GM Lemos promotes the virtues of the most attacking 3rd move namely 3.Bc4 and puts forward a strong argument that is the best 3rd move available in The King's Gambit Accepted.
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      Crushing Black With the King's Gambit - EMPIRE CHESS

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      Defend Like a Super Grandmaster - EMPIRE CHESS
      Catalog Code: DVD0067EP

      Defend Like a Super Grandmaster with Maxim Dlugy is an instructional DVD focusing on how to play in difficult and sometimes losing positions. Maxim Dlugy looks at some of the most important games in his career, outlining various techniques in saving bad positions or defending positions where your opponent has the initiative. All the key moments in the games are examined and after watching the video you are ready to save and even win bad positions.
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      Defend Like a Super Grandmaster - EMPIRE CHESS

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      Killer Combinations - EMPIRE CHESS
      Club Player's Manifesto
      Catalog Code: DVD0080EP

      In this DVD you will see some of these great deadly combinations that bring about a direct mate attack against the enemy king, or at least gain in material heading into favorable endgames. If you want to improve your combinations, improve your calculation and attacks on the opponent’s king, you must see this DVD. All of this is clearly and concisely explained by Grand Master Damian Lemos, one of the best presenters of chess videos and DVDs, and brought to you exclusively by OnlineChessLessons.net.
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      Killer Combinations - EMPIRE CHESS

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      Super GM Tactics - EMPIRE CHESS
      Club Player's Manifesto
      Catalog Code: DVD0079EP

      In this DVD GM Damian Lemos focuses his study on tactics by using four Super GM games as a point of reference in order to explain how a Grandmaster thinks. Tactics are an essential part of the game and can improve or resolve problems. However, it is better to study games completely where we can prepare and plan certain tactical strikes. Rather than being stuck in the game from the beginning, we have clearer ideas and key plans in the position.
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      Super GM Tactics - EMPIRE CHESS

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      Counter Attack Like a Super GM - EMPIRE CHESS
      Club Player's Manifesto
      Catalog Code: DVD0078EP

      In this DVD GM Damian Lemos presents a series of Super GM games that have the running theme of both attacking and counterattacking play. Attacking is an important part of chess, but you need to know how to attack well and also when to evaluate a position correctly.
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      Counter Attack Like a Super GM - EMPIRE CHESS

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      Attack Like a Super GM - EMPIRE CHESS
      Club Player's Manifesto
      Catalog Code: DVD0077EP

      In this DVD you will learn the secrets of how the Super GMs attack. Attacking is an important part of chess and an enjoyable part of the game for most players, but you have to know how to attack well and also when to correctly evaluate a position. Across five extensively-analyzed games, GM Lemos details each move, with the plans and ideas of each player.
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      Attack Like a Super GM - EMPIRE CHESS

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      Middlegame Transition Guide - EMPIRE CHESS
      How GMs Transition from Opening to Middle Game
      Catalog Code: DVD0076EP

      This DVD presents the guide for transition to the middlegame, how GMs plan the passage from the opening to the middlegame, paying particular attention to how the choice of opening decides the plans on how to follow on to the middlegame and the endgame. During the middlegame, the player can lose the advantage they obtained in the opening if they do not know how to correctly enact their plan; just as it happens to experts in endgames. If you do not obtain an advantageous position in the middlegame, it will be very difficult to achieve victory in the endgame.
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      Middlegame Transition Guide - EMPIRE CHESS

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      How Super GMs Think - EMPIRE CHESS
      Change Your Mindset
      Catalog Code: DVD0075EP

      In this DVD, GM Damian Lemos reveals the ideas of the middlegame and explains to you how a GM thinks throughout the game. It also focuses on how Super GMs calculate and teaches you to change how you think. This work is presented across extensively-analyzed and annotated games in which GM Lemos explains the plans and ideas behind each position after every move.
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      How Super GMs Think - EMPIRE CHESS

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      Aggressive Attacks - EMPIRE CHESS
      The Most Aggressive Attacks in History
      Catalog Code: DVD0074EP

      In this DVD, GM Damian Lemos teaches us some of the most aggressive attacks in history across several games explained in-depth, where one of the sides mounts a strong attack against the enemy king. The games include fantastic sacrifices, tactical killing blows, and mate attacks against the enemy king.
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      Aggressive Attacks - EMPIRE CHESS

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      Super GM's Guide to Positional Chess - EMPIRE CHESS
      Club Player's Manifesto
      Catalog Code: DVD0073EP

      This DVD consists of studying the strategic game, while acting as a guide for learning how Super GMs dominate positional chess. Over the course of these videos you will see master games explained in-depth by GM Lemos, placing emphasis on every move, explaining the motive and the distinct reasoning and thinking that causes GMs to make certain decisions.
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      Super GM's Guide to Positional Chess - EMPIRE CHESS

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      Learn to Defend as a GM - EMPIRE CHESS
      Club Player's Manifesto
      Catalog Code: DVD0072EP

      In this DVD you will learn the art of defense, just like the GMs employ when they need to defend themselves against the attacks of their opponents. It is important to learn the basic concepts of defense in order to avoid suffering painful defeats due to not knowing how to react. Defense is sometimes a difficult task and a part of the game that many players do not like, often even avoiding positions where they have to defend themselves, despite it being the best option.
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      Learn to Defend as a GM - EMPIRE CHESS

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      Ultra Deep Strategy Techniques of the Super GMs - EMPIRE CHESS
      Club Player's Manifesto
      Catalog Code: DVD0071EP

      This DVD shows us the secrets of chess strategy at the highest level through extensively-analyzed master games. Emphasizing the correct plans and ideas at every moment, it is a series for advanced players to complement their training with an aspect more difficult than tactics.
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      Ultra Deep Strategy Techniques of the Super GMs - EMPIRE CHESS

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      Smith-Morra Gambit - Shattering the Sicilian - EMPIRE CHESS
      Catalog Code: DVD0035EP

      The Smith-Morra Gambit is an extremely effective surprise weapon because many Sicilian Defense players wrongly believe the Smith-Morra to be outdated and easily refutable. While the Smith-Morra Gambit is rarely seen at the elite Grandmaster level, it remains a strong opening for white against the Sicilian Defense as black is guaranteed to face long-lasting, unpleasant pressure in every part of the board.
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      Smith-Morra Gambit - Shattering the Sicilian - EMPIRE CHESS

      Our Price: $32.95

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