Incredible Savings on One-of-a-Kind Items - Updated Daily!

 

X

Learn From The Open Games - Sam Collins

Product Code: WIN0350CB

img


In this DVD Sam Collins explains the games from which he has learned the most, arising out of 1.e4 e5. Topics covered include: exchanges, attacking strategy, gambits and sacrificial play, opening selection, play with opposite coloured bishops, restriction of the opponent's pieces, play in queenless middlegames and endgame technique. The themes are of critical importance for an understanding of how to play the middlegame.

However, Collins also gives a full explanation of the themes from the opening and early middlegame, making this an invaluable collection for players who play the open games with either colour, or who simply want to learn more about this central touchstone of chess development.

Video running time: 4 hours

System requirements: Pentium-Processor at 300 Mhz or higher, 64 MB RAM, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, DVD drive, mouse, soundcard




Return Information for Software & DVDs

Computer Software and DVDs can only be returned or exchanged if the product is in its original, sealed packaging and has not been installed or used in any way. Once you open the packaging of a Computer Software or DVD title, it can only be exchanged for the same title if the original media is defective. There are NO exceptions to this rule.

$36.95

$33.95




Returns and Exchanges

Return Policy of Downloadable Software, DVDs and Electronic (E) Books - ITEMS THAT ARE NOT SHIPPED TO CUSTOMERS We're sorry, but all purchases of Download Productsare final and can not be returned or exchanged. There are NO exceptions to this rule as this is the industry standard for downloadable products.   Return Policy of Software and DVDs on Physical Media - ITEMS THAT ARE SHIPPED TO CUSTOMERS Computer Software and DVDs that come on Physical Media (such as CD-ROMs and DVD-ROMS)  can only be returned or exchanged if the product is in its original, shrinkwrapped packaging and has not been installed or used in any way. Once you open the packaging of a Computer Software or DVD title, it can only be exchanged for a new copy of the same title and only if the original media is defective. There are NO exceptions to this rule.  

Requires Windows

Pentium-Processor at 300 Mhz or higher, 64 MB RAM, Windows XP, Windows Vista, DVD drive, mouse, soundcard.

Media Mail Eligible

Media Mail® shipping from the US Postal Service is the cost-effective way to ship Books, Software and DVDs. With shipping rates starting at only 4.00, it's the most affordable shipping method available.

Related Products

  • Chess Assistant 14 - Starter Package with Houdini 4
    Chess Assistant 14, starter package with Houdini 4 is a unique tool for managing chess games and databases, playing chess through the Internet, analyzing games, or playing chess against the computer.
    img

    Chess Assistant 14 - Starter Package with Houdini 4

    Catalog Code: WIN0069CV
    Our Price: $99.95

  • FRITZ TRAINER - The Sicilian Dragon - All Lines Except 9. Bc4 - PETER NIELSEN - VOL. 2
    The Dragon is one of Black’s most daring openings, leading to fascinating positions with opposite castling and strong mutual attacks. This DVD provides a complete and up to date repertoire to help Black to score with the Dragon. Daring exchange sacrifices are mixed with in-depth analysis of Black’s most reliable defences to give Black numerous options to play.
    img

    FRITZ TRAINER - The Sicilian Dragon - All Lines Except 9. Bc4 - PETER NIELSEN - VOL. 2

    Catalog Code: WIN0407CB

    $39.95

    $36.95


  • How to Play the Sicilian Defence! - Elisabeth Pahtz
    Opening
    The Sicilian Defense is an old but nevertheless very modern opening. The continuous stream of new ideas in the Sicilian makes 1..c5 the most popular answer to 1.e4. On this DVD I do give an introduction to the most important Sicilian systems. However, the focus lies not on memorizing variations. Instead, I present some of my own games to show typical plans and strategies and to indicate typical and important tactical motifs, which can be used in various systems.
    img

    How to Play the Sicilian Defence! - Elisabeth Pahtz

    Opening
    Catalog Code: WIN0403CB

    $36.95

    $33.95


  • Winning with the Ruy Lopez 2
    Steinitz, Anti-Marshall, Open & Co.

    Really, among the open games the only opening with which White can really fight for an advantage in the long term is the Ruy Lopez. But in order to make this serious effort, he has buckle down and learn a whole series of sub-variations. That is what the professionals do, including of course Viktor Bologan, who now reveals the secrets of his own grandmaster repertoire. On his second Ruy Lopez DVD Viktor Bologan shows how things continue after 3...a6 4.Ba4. Black has some possible deviations before we reach the main lines which are dealt with in Part 3. These include the solid Steinitz Defence and the Archangelsk Variation which has again been brought up to date. In the Open Ruy Lopez quite different types of positions are reached - and White need to understand these too. And our author prefers to avoid the Marshall Attack - so he suggests the Anti-Marshall beginning with 8.h3. Video running time: 5 hrs 20 min. System requirements: Pentium-Processor at 300 Mhz or higher, 64 MB RAM, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, DVD drive, mouse, soundcard

    Return Information for Software & DVDs Computer Software and DVDs can only be returned or exchanged if the product is in its original, sealed packaging and has not been installed or used in any way. Once you open the packaging of a Computer Software or DVD title, it can only be exchanged for the same title if the original media is defective. There are NO exceptions to this rule.
    img

    Winning with the Ruy Lopez 2

    Steinitz, Anti-Marshall, Open & Co.
    Catalog Code: WIN0345CB

    $39.95

    $36.95


  • Pocket CT-ART
    Pocket CT-ART is the first training program on chess tactics for Pocket PC. Now on your Pocket PC you can solve chess combinations and improve your chess skills. The material was chosen for a wide variety of player strengths from beginner to advanced players.
    img

    Pocket CT-ART

    Catalog Code: WIN0056CV
    Our Price: $21.95

  • Lego Chess
    The rules of the game can be changed to cater to many popular variations, though the most common rules of chess are default. During a game, clicking on a piece will show the available places to move to, and if a piece is captured a short comical video plays showing the captured character being caught, with each different capture having its own movie.
    img

    Lego Chess

    Catalog Code: WIN001LG
    Our Price: $11.95

  • My Best Games in the Nimzo-Indian - Alexei Shirov
    With this DVD on the Nimzo-Indian Defence, Alexei Shirov continues the successful and highly praised series about his best games.
    img

    My Best Games in the Nimzo-Indian - Alexei Shirov

    Catalog Code: WIN0116CB

    $43.95

    $39.95


  • WHAT GRANDMASTERS DON'T SEE - Protected Squares - Maurice Ashley - VOLUME 1
    In Volume 1 of the series, Ashley coins a new term Protected Squares, and shows how many errors occur on squares that seem invulnerable because they are clearly guarded by pawns.
    img

    WHAT GRANDMASTERS DON'T SEE - Protected Squares - Maurice Ashley - VOLUME 1

    Catalog Code: WIN0304CB

    $39.95

    $36.95


  • Attacking with the Benko Gambit - Alejandro Ramirez - PART 2
    The Benko is a powerful weapon in any player’s Black repertoire. However, many white players, fearing black activity and compensation, decide to avoid it altogether before Black has the chance to sacrifice his pawn. This DVD offers a complete repertoire for black players after 1.d4 in the case that White avoids the move 2.c4 or after 2.c4 c5 avoids the move 3.d5.
    img

    Attacking with the Benko Gambit - Alejandro Ramirez - PART 2

    Catalog Code: WIN0388CB

    $36.95

    $33.95


  • Slav and Semi-Slav Revisited - Alexei Shirov
    The Slav and Semi-Slav revisited For Shirov the Slav and the Semi-Slav form one huge and common opening.
    img

    Slav and Semi-Slav Revisited - Alexei Shirov

    Catalog Code: WIN0092CB

    $43.95

    $39.95


Tell us what you think about this item!

What Our Customers Are Saying About The House Of Staunton

lb