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  1. KOMODO CHESS 9 - Multiprocessor Version

    KOMODO CHESS 9 - Multiprocessor Version

    Regular Price: $109.95

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    Komodo is a chess program that is different from the rest. Its search makes greater use of extensions than any other top engine, which allows Komodo to often see deeper than any other engine, even if it is displaying a slightly lower search depth. The evaluation differs from its main rivals because it represents a blend of both automated tuning and the judgment of a grandmaster and computer expert (Larry Kaufman). Fully automated evaluations are subject to rather large sample error, and applying some chess judgment appears to be beneficial, both in results and in the reasonableness of reported evaluations. Learn More
  2. CD - Encyclopedia of Chess Combinations

    CD - Encyclopedia of Chess Combinations

    Our Price: $39.95
    ECC5 is a completely revised and updated edition of one of the fundamental books about the art of combinational chess. The content represents the work of our Editorial Board of experienced grandmasters and international masters. Learn More
  3. Catalan E00-E09

    Catalan E00-E09

    Regular Price: $39.95

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    The Catalan is an opening in which Black may well be able to obtain easy equality, but in which he frequently draws the short straw in the ensuing positional battle.

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  4. SwissSys Tournament Director Software

    SwissSys Tournament Director Software

    Our Price: $99.95

    Since 1988, SwissSys has been the choice of tournament directors who want to devote their energies to making events more enjoyable for the players -- not to wrestling with uncooperative software.

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  5. Chess Tactics - Level 3

    Chess Tactics - Level 3

    Our Price: $24.95

    Chess Tactics Level 3 is designed for players with a USCF rating of 1600 to 2100. It is a fundamental training program on chess tactics.

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  6. DOWNLOAD - Chess: From Beginner To Club Player

    DOWNLOAD - Chess: From Beginner To Club Player

    Our Price: $15.95

    This teaching program is an excellent guide to learning the fundamentals of chess.

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  7. DOWNLOAD - CT-ART 5.0

    DOWNLOAD - CT-ART 5.0

    Our Price: $19.95

    Finally a new and improved version of the legendary CT-ART has been released! CT-ART is an indispensable training tool for intermediate players.

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  8. Deep Fritz 14 Chess Playing Software Program

    Deep Fritz 14 Chess Playing Software Program

    Regular Price: $99.95

    Our Price: $89.95

    Single-processor engines are a thing of the past – that's why the new Fritz comes as a powerful multi-processor version right from the word go. Deep Fritz 14 features a 64-bit engine, and, like its predecessor, can support up to eight processor cores simultaneously. That's where the similarities end, however, as the engine itself has been completely redesigned and packs almost 100 Elo points more than the previous version, putting Deep Fritz 14 amongst the strongest chess programs in the world.

    Optimized for Windows 8.1: With its novel 64-bit program interface, Deep Fritz 14 runs faster and flows better on the latest versions of Windows. Naturally, the new version retains all of the well-known playing, training and analysis functions that made Fritz the most popular chess program in the world. Learn More
  9. MASTER CLASS - Jose Raul Capablanca - VOL. 4

    MASTER CLASS - Jose Raul Capablanca - VOL. 4

    Regular Price: $39.95

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    He was a child prodigy and he is surrounded by legends. In his best times he was considered to be unbeatable and by many he was reckoned to be the greatest chess talent of all time: Jose Raul Capablanca, born 1888 in Havana. At the age of 13 he became Cuban champion; in 1909 he sensationally defeated Marshall by 8:1 and was thus catapulted into the world elite. It was only after some time, since only sparse amounts of information made it across the pond, that in 1911 Capablanca achieved well-deserved recognition by leaving the elite of world chess trailing in his wake in San Sebastian. It would however take another 10 years before the Cuban defeated the reigning world champion Emanuel Lasker in their match and wore the crown himself. Learn More
  10. DOWNLOAD - Chess Tactics for Club and Intermediate Players

    DOWNLOAD - Chess Tactics for Club and Intermediate Players

    Our Price: $19.95
    Program include two courses: Chess Tactics for Club and Chess Tactics for Intermediate Players. Learn More
  11. TRICKS AND TRAPS - 1. d4 Openings - Nigel Davies - VOLUME 2

    TRICKS AND TRAPS - 1. d4 Openings - Nigel Davies - VOLUME 2

    Regular Price: $39.95

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    Tricks and traps, especially in the opening, are a dangerous reality of competitive chess. On this DVD Davies presents a variety of tricks and traps that can arise after 1.d4 by White, breaking them down into a number of different categories.

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  12. Chess Prodigies Uncovered - Sergey Karjakin - Lorin D'Costa

    Chess Prodigies Uncovered - Sergey Karjakin - Lorin D'Costa

    Regular Price: $39.95

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    Sergey Karjakin hit the headlines in 2002 when he became the world’s youngest ever grandmaster aged just 12 years 7 months, a record which shocked the chess world and still stands today. In the first of this new series with ChessBase, IM Lorin D’Costa investigates one of the most famous prodigies of modern times – Sergey Karjakin. Learn More
  13. Build a 1. d4 Repertoire - Nigel Davies

    Build a 1. d4 Repertoire - Nigel Davies

    Regular Price: $36.95

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    Players following Davies' recommendations will begin by learning a basic Queen Pawn opening such as the Torre Attack or the London, and then "layering on" additional openings in an organized manner. The videos on this DVD will illustrate how to accomplish this in an easy and confusion-free manner.

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  14. POWER PLAY - Major Pieces vs. Minor Pieces - Daniel King - VOLUME 9

    POWER PLAY - Major Pieces vs. Minor Pieces - Daniel King - VOLUME 9

    Regular Price: $39.95

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    In this 9th Power Play DVD Grandmaster Daniel King discusses the theme of Major Pieces v. Minor Pieces.

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  15. FRITZ TRAINER - The Sicilian Dragon - Main Line with 9. Bc4 - PETER NIELSEN -  VOL. 1

    FRITZ TRAINER - The Sicilian Dragon - Main Line with 9. Bc4 - PETER NIELSEN - VOL. 1

    Regular Price: $39.95

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    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. Learn More
  16. STRATEGY UNIVERSITY - Adrian Mikhalchishin - Positional Pawn Sacrifice - VOLUME 3

    STRATEGY UNIVERSITY - Adrian Mikhalchishin - Positional Pawn Sacrifice - VOLUME 3

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    There were famous masters of positional pawn sacrifices - Bronstein, Kasparov and Romanishin.

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  17. MR. KASPAROV - How to Play the Queen's Gambit

    MR. KASPAROV - How to Play the Queen's Gambit

    Regular Price: $39.95

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    Wherever he appears, chess fans gather in crowds. Garry Kasparov is the strongest chess player of our time – and a great personality who can represent the sport like no other chess professional. Now Kasparov comes into your home and shares with you his knowledge of one of the great openings in chess.

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  18. The English Hedgehog Defence - Lubomir Ftacnik

    The English Hedgehog Defence - Lubomir Ftacnik

    Regular Price: $36.95

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    This DVD by Lubomir Ftacnik deals with the Hedgehog structure and its phenomenal potential for generating active counterplay with Black. The appeal of elastic piece development around a dynamic pawn structure has helped to spread this concept to many other openings. The author has consciously limited his survey to the English Hedgehog with an emphasis on the challenges Black faces following the centralisation of White’s queen after 1.c4 c5 2.Nf3 Nf6 3.Nc3 e6 4.g3 b6 5.Bg2 Bb7 6.0-0 Be7 7.d4 cxd4 8.Qxd4. While Black will have to survive various challenges to his position, as the aggressor enjoys a slight advantage in development and has great freedom of movement for his pieces, once the defender manages to fend off direct aggression, his prospects are usually quite promising. Learn More
  19. DOWNLOAD - MAC - DEEP Shredder 12

    DOWNLOAD - MAC - DEEP Shredder 12

    Our Price: $129.95
    Deep Shredder 12 for Mac combine extremely powerful chess play with easy handling. The level of play of the program can be adjusted to any chess playing strength, so that everyone can find an adequate chess partner. Learn More
  20. Hiarcs 13 Pro Book

    Hiarcs 13 Pro Book

    Regular Price: $36.95

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    The Hiarcs 13 Pro book is a very strong and varied opening book derived from top correspondence and over the board human games together with the best computer games giving a superb combination with the latest cutting edge chess theory and a wealth of novelties to provide a huge repertoire of finely tuned variations.

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  21. POWER PLAY - Pawns - Daniel King - VOLUME 5

    POWER PLAY - Pawns - Daniel King - VOLUME 5

    Regular Price: $39.95

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    You might be a brilliant tactician or a fearsome attacker, but you won’t always be able to apply these skills when you play.

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  22. Flank Attacks - Valeri Lilov

    Flank Attacks - Valeri Lilov

    Regular Price: $36.95

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    The flank attack is one of those sneaky ways of surrounding your opponent's forces and getting to your target fast! So, do we really need to master flank attacks to use them or protect ourselves from them effectively? The answer is a resounding "Yes!" Learn More
  23. WHAT GRANDMASTERS DON'T SEE - Summary and Test - Maurice Ashley - VOLUME 3

    WHAT GRANDMASTERS DON'T SEE - Summary and Test - Maurice Ashley - VOLUME 3

    Regular Price: $39.95

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    In this series What Grandmasters Don‘t See, chess trainer and worldclass commentator Maurice Ashley strips away the myth and for the first time explains why the root of these mistakes is more often based in the psychology of human learning.

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  24. Accelerated Dragon - Nigel Davies

    Accelerated Dragon - Nigel Davies

    Regular Price: $35.95

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    The Accelerated Dragon is much more than just a dynamic yet solid means of countering 1.e4

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  25. KNOW THE TERRAIN - Isolated Queen's Pawn - Sam Collins - VOLUME 6

    KNOW THE TERRAIN - Isolated Queen's Pawn - Sam Collins - VOLUME 6

    Regular Price: $36.95

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    The information explosion has led to a massive increase in opening theory. But how often do you win a game with a prepared line? What gives strong players the edge over their opponents is not some blockbuster novelty, but a deep understanding of the pawn structures to which their openings lead – an understanding that lasts into the middlegame and endgame, and is transferable between different openings with similar structures. In this DVD, Sam Collins examines the Isolated Queen’s Pawn (IQP) and associated structures. Using games almost exclusively from grandmaster praxis in the last two years, Collins explains all of the major ideas for playing with and against the IQP, including the d5-advance, kingside attacks (including the rook lift, h4-h5 and Bxh6 sacrifices), central sacrifices (including the Rxe6 exchange sacrifice in various positions from the Petroff), queenside play and simplification, and gives some guidance on how to assess transpositions into related structures.The universality of the IQP is illustrated by the games on this DVD, played in openings as diverse as the Nimzo Indian, Queen’s Gambit Accepted, Semi-Tarrasch, Caro-Kann, Slav, c3-Sicilian, French Tarrasch, Bogo Indian and Petroff. A final section of questions and answers (in Chessbase’s new interactive format) tests and reinforces the reader’s knowledge of the IQP, one of the most important structures in modern chess. Learn More
  26. Learn to Play Chess With Fritz and Chesster - Chesster Complete - Vol. 1,2,3

    Learn to Play Chess With Fritz and Chesster - Chesster Complete - Vol. 1,2,3

    Regular Price: $79.95

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    Explore the kingdom and discover 7 arcade-style games that explain everything from chess basics to master strategies.

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  27. Scotch Game - Nigel Davies

    Scotch Game - Nigel Davies

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    The Scotch Game by Nigel Davies is a lively alternative to the Ruy Lopez which has found favor amongst many leading Grandmasters.

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  28. The Magics of Chess Tactics - Meyer & Muller - VOL. 2

    The Magics of Chess Tactics - Meyer & Muller - VOL. 2

    Regular Price: $39.95

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    Similar to the first MOCT-DVD it’ s all about tactical explosive stuff. In lively opening-, middlegame- and endgame discussions Bremen chess trainer and analyst FM Claus Dieter Meyer again has put under the microscope a comprehensive fund of topical and timeless games/fragments, a great deal taken from German Bundesliga praxis, and in doing so has filtered out many motifs/themes and brought attacking techniques and transformations in focus. Learn More
  29. First Steps in Chess Technique - Andrew Martin

    First Steps in Chess Technique - Andrew Martin

    Regular Price: $26.95

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    The acquisition of excellent technique seems elusive to the average player, but on this new ChessBase DVD, FIDE Senior Trainer Andrew Martin shows how to take first steps in the right direction. Hard work, the study of master games and plenty of over the board practice will form the basis of a routine and if you are thinking correctly at the board, the battle is half won. The other half is actually all down to playing good moves and winning more games! This DVD will help you to think in the right way and thus improve your technique. Through targeted guidance and inspiration, a student may get stronger - quicker than they ever could have imagined. This is what the 'First Steps' series is all about.

    Video running time: 3 hrs 35 min.

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




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  30. Attacking the King for Experts - Rustam Kasimdzhanov

    Attacking the King for Experts - Rustam Kasimdzhanov

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    On this DVD in fritztrainer video format, Rustam Kasimdzhanov shows us that particularly the World Champions were outstanding attackers from who we can learn a lot.

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  31. UCI - DEEP Shredder 12

    UCI - DEEP Shredder 12

    Our Price: $129.95

    Deep Shredder 12 UCI for Windows combine extremely powerful chess play with easy handling. The level of play of the program can be adjusted to any chess playing strength, so that everyone can find an adequate chess partner.

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  32. Meet the Nimzo-Indian with 4. Qc2 - Rustam Kazimdzhanov

    Meet the Nimzo-Indian with 4. Qc2 - Rustam Kazimdzhanov

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    In over 4 hours of video Rustam Kasimdzhanov explains all the important ideas, strategies and tricks helped by sample games in which the white side is represented, e.g., by Kasparov, Anand, Kramnik and Ivanchuk as well as the author himself. Learn More
  33. 1. e4 for the Creative Attacker - Nigel Davies

    1. e4 for the Creative Attacker - Nigel Davies

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    Playing 1.e4 with White is often associated with having to know reams of opening theory but this does not have to be the case.

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  34. Total Nalimov Tablebases - 12 DVDs (6 DVDs per package)

    Total Nalimov Tablebases - 12 DVDs (6 DVDs per package)

    Our Price: $79.00

    Total Nalimov Tablebases contains 12 DVDs, 100 Gb in total (Total Nalimov Tablebases I and Total Nalimov Tablebases II.

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  35. CHESS ENDGAMES - Rook Against Knight - Karsten Mueller - VOLUME 12

    CHESS ENDGAMES - Rook Against Knight - Karsten Mueller - VOLUME 12

    Regular Price: $39.95

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    The more reduced the material on the board is the more important it is to be able to estimate the potential of the pieces correctly. In endgames with asymmetrical material this is absolutely crucial. The new 12th DVD in Karsten Müller‘s popular series continues the journey started with the 11th to discuss endgames with an uneven material balance. This time the endgame expert from Hamburg analyses the following constellations: Learn More
  36. English 1. c4 e5

    English 1. c4 e5

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    With the move 1.c4, you can avoid some of the openings and lines to be feared after 1.d4. Following 1.c4 e5 – this move order is also called reversed Sicilian.

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