X

Popular Chess Openings

Clearance Items
  1. Unbeatable Deal! (119)
  2. Clearance - Save up to 80% (1)
Discounted Items
  1. Show Me The Sales Items! (5)
Price
$0 $149 $0 to $149
Year of Publication
1914 2017 1914 to 2017
Manufacturer
  1. ChessDVDs (259)
  2. ChessBase (256)
  3. Everyman Chess (255)
  4. New in Chess (124)
  5. ChessLecture.com (103)
  6. Chess Digest (61)
  7. Ishi Press (45)
  8. Quality Chess (42)
  9. Empire Chess (39)
  10. Chess Stars LTD. (26)
  11. Gambit Publishing (15)
  12. Russell Enterprises (10)
  13. Killer Chess (10)
  14. Convekta (10)
  15. S1 Editrice (8)
  16. Batsford Chess (7)
  17. iChess.net (7)
  18. Self Published (6)
  19. Chess Evolution (6)
  20. Thinkers Publishing (5)
  21. Sahovski Chess (5)
  22. Mongoose Press (4)
  23. Cardoza Chess (3)
  24. Chess Information (3)
  25. Pergamon Chess (3)
  26. Chess King (3)
  27. Kopec Chess (3)
  28. Russian Chess House (2)
  29. Simon and Schuster (2)
  30. Metropolitan Chess Publishing (1)
  31. Le Pion Passe Editions (1)
  32. Paramount Ridge Press (1)
  33. Chess University (1)
  34. Players' Press (1)
  35. Random House (1)
  36. Chess Enterprises (1)
  37. Chess Press (1)
  38. Cadogan Chess (1)
  39. Hays Publishing (1)
  40. Thinker's Press (1)
  41. Dover Chess (1)
Show Less Show More
Popular Collections
  1. Foxy Openings (289)
  2. Roman's Lab (152)
  3. ChessLecture.com DVDs (104)
  4. Empire Chess (37)
  5. Polgar DVD Collection (11)
  6. Killer Chess DVDs (10)
  7. Chess Developments (10)
  8. Power Play (6)
  9. First Steps (5)
  10. Lemos Deep Dive (4)
  11. Chessbase Tutorials (4)
  12. Grandmaster Repertoire (3)
  13. Kopec Chess Collection (3)
  14. Tricks and Traps (3)
  15. Chess King's Video DVDs (2)
  16. Lilov Chess Institute (2)
  17. Master Method (1)
  18. Chess Endgames (1)
  19. Know the Terrain (1)
Endorsed by the USCF
  1. USCF Endorsed Products (1)
Popular Book Series
  1. Starting Out (55)
  2. Move by Move (48)
  3. New in Chess Yearbooks (44)
  4. Dangerous Weapons (20)
  5. Chess Developments (13)
  6. Secrets of Opening Surprises (9)
  7. Tactics in the Opening (4)
  8. First Steps (1)
  9. Winning Chess (1)
Show Less Show More
Foreign Language?
  1. Written in German (3)
  2. Written in Russian (2)
  3. Written in French (1)
Host
  1. GM Christian Bauer (1)
  2. GM Daniel King (4)
  3. GM Eugene Perelshteyn (1)
  4. GM John Levitt (1)
  5. GM Leonid Kritz (1)
  6. GM Mihail Marin (8)
  7. GM Mihail Marin (8)
  8. GM Nick Pert (4)
  9. GM Nick Pert (4)
  10. GM Roman Dzinzichashvili (1)
  11. GM Ron Henley (1)
  12. IM Bill Paschall (1)
  13. IM Bryan Smith (9)
  14. IM Bryan Smith (9)
  15. IM David Vigorito (18)
  16. IM David Vigorito (16)
  17. IM Lawrence Trent (3)
  18. IM Lawrence Trent (3)
Show Less Show More
Chess Notation Type
  1. FAN - Figurine (368)
  2. AN - Algebraic (145)
  3. DN - Descriptive (20)
  4. LAN - Long Algebraic (3)
  5. NL - Notationless (1)
Show Less Show More
Hardware Requirements
  1. Windows (584)
  2. Standard DVD Player (399)
  3. Works on both Windows and Mac-based Computers (21)
  4. Works on All Platforms (MP4 Format) (10)
  5. Windows / iOS / Android (2)
Show Less Show More
Author/s
  1. Alex Chernin (2)
  2. Alex Fishbein (1)
  3. Alexander Cherniaev (1)
  4. Alexander Delchev (4)
  5. Alexander Raetsky (5)
  6. Alexei Kornev (7)
  7. Alexey Bezgodov (4)
  8. Alexey Dreev (4)
  9. Alexey Kuzmin (1)
  10. Alexey Sokolsky (1)
  11. Alfonso Romero (2)
  12. Ali Mortazavi (1)
  13. Alojzije Jankovic (1)
  14. Anatoli Vasser (1)
  15. Anatoly Karpov (3)
  16. Andew Greet (1)
  17. Andrew Greet (6)
  18. Andrew Martin (2)
  19. Andrew Soltis (21)
  20. Andrey Obodchuk (1)
  21. Angus Dunnington (3)
  22. Arthur M. Stevens (1)
  23. Arthur Van De Oudeweetering (1)
  24. Atanas Kolev (1)
  25. Axel Smith (1)
  26. Bill Robertie (1)
  27. Boris Avrukh (6)
  28. Branimir Maksimovic (2)
  29. Bruce Albertson (1)
  30. Bruce Pandolfini (2)
  31. Bryan Paulsen (3)
  32. Byron Jacobs (5)
  33. Carsten Hansen (5)
  34. Charles Hertan (1)
  35. Charlie Storey (2)
  36. Chess Informant (1)
  37. Chess Informants (2)
  38. Chris Ward (8)
  39. Christof Sielecki (1)
  40. Christopher Scheerer (3)
  41. Christopher Wisnewski (2)
  42. Claude Bloodgood (1)
  43. Colin McNab (2)
  44. Craig Pritchett (2)
  45. Cyrus Lakdawala (31)
  46. Damian Lemos (1)
  47. Damian Lemos (1)
  48. Daniel Lowinger (2)
  49. Danny Kopec (1)
  50. David Cummings (1)
  51. David Levy (3)
  52. David Smerdon (2)
  53. David Vigorito (4)
  54. Dejan Antic (3)
  55. Dejan Bojkov (1)
  56. Denis Yevseev (1)
  57. Eduard Gufeld (3)
  58. Eduard Prokuronov (1)
  59. Edward Dearing (1)
  60. Efstratios Grivas (2)
  61. Egon Varnusz (1)
  62. Emanuel Berg (3)
  63. Emmanuel Neiman (2)
  64. Endre Vegh (1)
  65. Eric Schiller (29)
  66. Eric Schiller (30)
  67. Eric Tangborn (1)
  68. Erik Zude (1)
  69. Ervin Haag (1)
  70. Esben Lund (1)
  71. Eugene Perelshteyn (2)
  72. Eugene Znosko-Borovsky (1)
  73. Evgeny Sveshnikov (7)
  74. Evginiy Solozhenkin (1)
  75. Friso Nijboer (1)
  76. Gawain Jones (2)
  77. Georgi Orlov (1)
  78. Georgios Souleidis (1)
  79. Gewain Jones (1)
  80. Gheorghe Rotariu (1)
  81. Glenn Flear (4)
  82. Graham Burgess (4)
  83. Gyozo Forintos (1)
  84. H. Golombek (1)
  85. Hannes Langrock (3)
  86. Henrik Danielsen (1)
  87. Henry Grob (1)
  88. I. Ivanisevic (1)
  89. I.A. Horowitz (3)
  90. Igor Lysyj (3)
  91. Igor Nemtsev (1)
  92. Ilya Smirin (1)
  93. Imre Hera (2)
  94. Imre Konig (1)
  95. Irving Chernev (1)
  96. Ivan Sokolov (4)
  97. Jacek Ilczuk (1)
  98. Jacob Aagaard (4)
  99. Jacob Aagaard (3)
  100. James Plaskett (1)
  101. James Schuyler (1)
  102. James Vigus (7)
  103. Jan Pinski (1)
  104. Jan Przewoznik (1)
  105. Jan R. Cartier (1)
  106. Jean Hebert (1)
  107. Jeremy Silman (3)
  108. Jeroen Bosch (9)
  109. Jim Bickford (1)
  110. Jimmy Liew (1)
  111. Joe Gallagher (6)
  112. Johan Hellsten (5)
  113. John Clayton (1)
  114. John Cox (11)
  115. John Cox (10)
  116. John Donaldson (4)
  117. John Emms (27)
  118. John Hall (1)
  119. John Nunn (2)
  120. John Shaw (6)
  121. John Watson (8)
  122. Jon Speelman (1)
  123. Jorg Hickl (1)
  124. Jovanka Houska (5)
  125. Julian Hodgson & Lawrence Day & Eric Schiller (1)
  126. Junior Tay (2)
  127. Karsten Muller (1)
  128. Keaton Kiewra (1)
  129. Ken Smith (1)
  130. Kevin Murphy (1)
  131. Kevin O'Connell (2)
  132. Kiril Georgiev (3)
  133. Konstantin Sakaev (2)
  134. Kostya Kavutskiy (1)
  135. Krzysztof Panczyk (1)
  136. Lajos Portisch (1)
  137. Larry Evans (2)
  138. Lars Schandorff (3)
  139. Leonid Shamkovich (2)
  140. Lev Alburt (3)
  141. Lorin D'Costa (5)
  142. Luis Javier Bernal (2)
  143. M. Perunovic (1)
  144. Malcolm Pein (1)
  145. Marc Esserman (1)
  146. Marian Petrov (1)
  147. Martin Lokander (2)
  148. Matthew Sadler (1)
  149. Matthieu Cornette (1)
  150. Matthieu Cornette & Fabian Libiszewski (2)
  151. Maurizio Tirabassi (1)
  152. Max Euwe (1)
  153. Maxim Chetverik (3)
  154. Mihail Marin (2)
  155. Mikhail Golubev (1)
  156. Mikhail Krasenkov (1)
  157. Mikhail Podgaets (1)
  158. Milos Pavlovic (4)
  159. Neil McDonald (19)
  160. New in Chess (4)
  161. Nick Conticello (2)
  162. Nick de Firmian (1)
  163. Nicolai V. Pedersen (1)
  164. Nigel Davies (12)
  165. Nikita Vitiugov (1)
  166. Nikola Sedlak (2)
  167. Nikolai Kalinichenko (2)
  168. Nikolaos Ntirlis (3)
  169. Nikolay Kalinichenko (3)
  170. O'Kelly De Galway (1)
  171. Oleg Stetsko (1)
  172. Or Cohen (2)
  173. Oscar de Prado (2)
  174. Parimarjan Negi (4)
  175. Paul Keres (1)
  176. Paul Powell (1)
  177. Paul Rudolf von Bilguer (1)
  178. Paul Van Der Sterren (1)
  179. Peter Lalic (2)
  180. Peter Tamburro (1)
  181. Peter Wells (1)
  182. Pietro Cimmino (1)
  183. R. Markus (1)
  184. R.C. Griffith (1)
  185. Raja Panjwani (1)
  186. Raymond Keene (1)
  187. Reuben Fine (2)
  188. Richard Palliser (34)
  189. Richard Pert (1)
  190. Roman Dzindzichashvili (2)
  191. Roman Ovetchkin (4)
  192. Sam Collins (4)
  193. Samy Shoker (2)
  194. Savielly Tartakower (2)
  195. Semko Semkov (4)
  196. Sergei Soloviov (2)
  197. Sergey Kasparov (5)
  198. Sergio Curtacci (1)
  199. Shaun Taulbut (1)
  200. Simon Williams (3)
  201. Sipke Ernest (3)
  202. Stefan Djuric (2)
  203. Steffen Pedersen (1)
  204. Stephen W. Gordon (1)
  205. Steve Giddins (6)
  206. Tiger Hillarp Persson (1)
  207. Tim Harding (5)
  208. Tim Taylor (2)
  209. Timothy Taylor (7)
  210. Tony Kosten (5)
  211. Tony Rotella (1)
  212. Ufuk Tuncer (2)
  213. Valeri Bronznik (2)
  214. Valery Aveskulov (1)
  215. Vassilios Kotronias (9)
  216. Victor Bologan (9)
  217. Victor Mikhalevsky (2)
  218. Viktor Moskalenko (4)
  219. Vincent Moret (3)
  220. Vladimir Barsky (4)
  221. Vladimir Malaniuk and Petr Marusenko (1)
  222. Vladimir Sveshnikov (3)
  223. Weaver Adams (1)
  224. William Kent Smith (1)
  225. William Steinitz (1)
  226. Y Neishtadt (1)
  227. Yasser Seirawan (1)
  228. Yelena Dembo (3)
  229. Yuri Razuvaev (1)
  230. Yuri Yakovich (2)
  231. Yury Lapshun (2)
  232. Zaven Andriasyan (3)
  233. Zdenko Kozul (1)
  234. Zhanibek Amanov (1)
Show Less Show More

Items 73 to 108 of 1549 total

per page

Grid  List 

Set Ascending Direction
    Kotronias on the King's Indian - VOL. 1
    Fianchetto Systems
    Catalog Code: B0085QT

    The King's Indian, one of Black's most dynamic chess openings, is covered in impressive detail by grandmaster Vassilios Kotronias. As well as giving specific information on the opening moves, practical advice is provided on typical middlegame themes, both positional and tactical. In Volume One of this series the author provides Black with full coverage on how to meet the widely popular g3-system.
    img

    Kotronias on the King's Indian - VOL. 1

    $34.95
    Crushing White with the Caro-Kann Defense - EMPIRE CHESS
    Catalog Code: DVD0087EP

    Now you can learn an opening you can rely on for your entire career with GM Maxim Dlugy. Dlugy is one of the foremost experts on the Caro-Kann, having played it at the highest level for over 30 years and used it to beat 2750-2800 players like Vassily Ivanchuk, Teimour Radjabov, Gata Kamsky and Alexander Morozevich. Over the course of nearly 3 hours, Dlugy reveals all the weaknesses in White’s position and exactly how to take advantage of them with in-depth analyses of 10 instructive games, including the wins over the 4 players mentioned above.
    img

    Crushing White with the Caro-Kann Defense - EMPIRE CHESS

    $34.95
    Bologan's Black Weapons in the Open Games
    How To Play For A Win if White Avoids The Ruy Lopez
    Catalog Code: B0147NIC

    If you are ready to play the Ruy Lopez with Black, you also need to be prepared if White avoids the Ruy. In this book Victor Bologan covers all relevant lines with a well laid-out, clearly explained and eminently playable set of responses. But Bologan's Black Weapons in the Open Games is not just another chess opening repertoire book. Bologan presents TWO different options against every main line: a common sense approach and an aggressive weapon. It’s actually two books in one
    img

    Bologan's Black Weapons in the Open Games

    $34.95
    The English Opening - Grandmaster Repertoire 4 - VOLUME 2
    Catalog Code: B0042QT

    Grandmaster Repertoire is a new series of high quality books based on the main lines, written by strong grandmasters. The aim is to provide the reader with a complete repertoire at a level good enough for elite tournaments, and certainly also for the club championship.
    img

    The English Opening - Grandmaster Repertoire 4 - VOLUME 2

    $34.95
    Chess Openings for Black Explained
    A Complete Repertoire
    Catalog Code: B0009LV

    Chess Openings for Black, Explained gives you a complete repertoire of carefully selected, interrelated openings. Three-time U.S. champion and master teacher Lev Alburt, along with his grandmaster co-authors, provides everything you need to know to defend with confidence against each and every one of White's first moves.
    img

    Chess Openings for Black Explained

    $34.95
    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.
    img

    Decimate Black with the Evans Gambit - EMPIRE CHESS

    $34.95
    Chess Openings for White Explained
    Winning with 1. e4 - 2nd Edition
    Catalog Code: B0013LV

    Legendary World Champion Bobby Fischer describing the opening move 1. e4. Three-time US Champion Champion Lev Alburt, famous for his ability to turn aspiring players into masters, teams up with two-time U.S. Champion Roman Dzindzichashvili and young international star Eugene Perelshteyn to give you a complete repertoire of opening play-as well as a review of all openings and an explanation of the principles of playing this crucial stage of the game.
    img

    Chess Openings for White Explained

    $34.95
    The Hypermodern Game of Chess
    Catalog Code: B0080RE

    The Hypermodern Game of Chess is the first English-language version of Savielly Tartakower’s magnificent chess masterpiece - Die Hypermoderne Schachpartie. A massive tome, the first edition was published in German in 1924 and became an instant best-seller. This is the 21st Century Edition of this must-have chess book, and includes several hundred diagrams and reformatting of the text to meet the expectations of the modern chess player.
    img

    The Hypermodern Game of Chess

    $34.95
    Dominating 1. d4 with the King's Indian Defense - EMPIRE CHESS
    Catalog Code: DVD0088EP

    The Kings Indian Defense (KID) is the perfect weapon against 1.d4 for players who like to play for a win with both colors. IM Jorge Ferreira reveals all of the insider secrets of the KID as he guides you through 14 different variations, pointing out the common elements and the important distinctions.
    img

    Dominating 1. d4 with the King's Indian Defense - EMPIRE CHESS

    $34.95
    Mastering the Sicilian Najdorf - EMPIRE CHESS
    Catalog Code: DVD0086EP

    GM Andrei Volokitin presents a 3 hour masterclass on the Sicilian Najdorf – considered the Rolls Royce (or Cadillac) of chess openings. A favorite of Bobby Fischer and Garry Kasparov, the Najdorf variation gives both White and Black many ways to play for a win. However, the opening is so sharp that one mistake can mean defeat – which is why it is essential to understand the Najdorf properly if you are going to play it yourself or if you are a 1.e4 player. Even after the initial moves (1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 d6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 Nf6 5.Nc3 a6) there are many good alternatives.
    img

    Mastering the Sicilian Najdorf - EMPIRE CHESS

    $34.95
    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.
    img

    How Super GMs Play 1. d4 - PART 2 - EMPIRE CHESS

    $34.95
    The Tarrasch Defense - Grandmaster Repertoire 10
    Catalog Code: B0064QT

    The Tarrasch Defense arises after 1.d4 d5 2.c4 e6 3._c3 c5 and leads to wildly complex and dynamic play. With deep analysis and countless novelties, Ntirlis and Aagaard have revived the coolest classical chess opening for use by grandmasters and amateurs in the 21st century.
    img

    The Tarrasch Defense - Grandmaster Repertoire 10

    $34.95
    Grandmaster Repertoire - 1. e4 vs. The French, Caro-Kann & Philidor
    Tired of Bad Positions? Try the Main Lines!
    Catalog Code: B0102QT

    In the Grandmaster Repertoire – 1.e4 series, Indian superstar Parimarjan Negi presents his own world-class repertoire. Building on a foundation of tried-and-tested main lines, the author shares a wealth of his innovative analysis to chart a course towards an advantage for White.Volume One covers the French, Caro-Kann and Philidor.
    img

    Grandmaster Repertoire - 1. e4 vs. The French, Caro-Kann & Philidor

    $34.95
    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.
    img

    Crushing Black With the King's Gambit - EMPIRE CHESS

    $34.95
    Bologan's Ruy Lopez for Black
    How to Play for a Win Against the Spanish Opening
    Catalog Code: B0164NIC

    The Ruy Lopez remains one of the most popular chess openings, both at club level and among top players. In this book, the companion volume to his acclaimed bestseller Bologan’s Black Weapons in the Open Games, Victor Bologan presents a cutting-edge repertoire for Black based on the favorite lines of Magnus Carlsen and Levon Aronian. Bologan’s Ruy Lopez for Black is more than just a well laid-out, clearly explained and eminently playable set of responses against the Spanish Opening. Bologan presents TWO different options against every main line. It’s actually two books in one!
    img

    Bologan's Ruy Lopez for Black

    $34.95
    The English Opening - Grandmaster Repertoire 5 - VOLUME 3
    Catalog Code: B0044QT

    Grandmaster Repertoire is a new series of high quality books based on the main lines, written by strong grandmasters. The aim is to provide the reader with a complete repertoire at a level good enough for elite tournaments, and certainly also for the club championship. Grandmaster Repertoire provides a repertoire to last a lifetime.
    img

    The English Opening - Grandmaster Repertoire 5 - VOLUME 3

    $34.95
    Modernized - The Open Sicilian
    Catalog Code: B0086OB

    IM Zhanibek Amanov of Kazakhstan and FM Kostya Kavutskiy of Los Angeles present a repertoire vs. the Sicilian Defense, one of the most complex and powerful defenses available to Black, and the choice of many top players.
    img

    Modernized - The Open Sicilian

    $34.95
    Grandmaster Repertoire - The Classical Slav
    Catalog Code: B0093QT

    Grandmaster Repertoire 17 – The Classical Slav provides a sound and active repertoire based on 1.d4 d5 2.c4 c6 3.Nf3 Nf6 4.Nc3 dxc4. White’s early deviations from move 3 onwards are also covered. GM Boris Avrukh has had the Slav in his repertoire throughout his career and has never lost a serious game with it. Boris Avrukh is a grandmaster from Israel. He is an Olympiad gold medalist, former World Junior Champion and analysis partner of World Championship finalists.
    img

    Grandmaster Repertoire - The Classical Slav

    $34.95
    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!).
    img

    Rocking the Ruy Lopez - EMPIRE CHESS

    $34.95
    Crushing Black with the Scotch Opening - EMPIRE CHESS
    Killer Openings for White
    Catalog Code: DVD0081EP

    Destroy your opponents with this dynamic weapon against 1…e5 players! Tired of long theoretical Ruy Lopez games? Bored of having to face the Berlin Defense? Take your opponent into different territory early on by hitting them with the Scotch! This dynamic opening offers White both great attacking chances and a completely sound position and has been used to great effect by both Garry Kasparov and Magnus Carlsen – a high recommendation!
    img

    Crushing Black with the Scotch Opening - EMPIRE CHESS

    $34.95
    Smerdon's Scandinavian
    Catalog Code: B0416EM

    Grandmaster David Smerdon plays the Scandinavian, but not in the typically solid style of this popular opening. He gives the Scandinavian a welcome twist by using it as an all-out attacking weapon! The repertoire he presents in this book is an enhanced version of the one he has successfully employed at grandmaster level over many years.
    img

    Smerdon's Scandinavian

    $34.95
    Club Player's Guide to the King's Indian Defense - EMPIRE CHESS
    Catalog Code: DVD0090EP

    If you like fighting for a win with Black then the Kings Indian Defense is the ideal opening weapon to face 1.d4 with. Despite an initial lack of space, Black has a multitude of pawn breaks and piece maneuvers to help get powerful attacking positions. On this DVD, IM Richter looks at the different ways Black can respond to White’s various plans in the KID, from the steady blocking of White’s Queenside expansion to the frenetic attacking lines where Black sacrifices material all over the board to get at the King.
    img

    Club Player's Guide to the King's Indian Defense - EMPIRE CHESS

    $34.95
    Dominate Black with the Catalan Opening - EMPIRE CHESS
    Catalog Code: DVD0089EP

    GM Axel Delorme, a Catalan devotee, reveals the mysteries behind the opening with detailed analysis of games from the highest level including those of seven classical World Champions. Even if you’re completely new to the Catalan Opening, this 3 hour course from French GM Axel Delorme will enable you to play the opening with great confidence and give you many ways of playing for the win.
    img

    Dominate Black with the Catalan Opening - EMPIRE CHESS

    $34.95
    Nimzowitsch Defence - 1. e4 Nc6 - Andrew Martin
    Catalog Code: WIN0485CB

    Nimzo’s other defence, 1 e4 Nc6!?, is a fascinating opening which can lead to diverse types of positions. Black is not committed to anything; in fact he may encounter different pawn structures and varied development plans out of the variations that arise. On this all-new ChessBase DVD, FIDE Senior Trainer Andrew Martin maps out an aggressive repertoire for Black, which is ideal for the club player.
    img

    Nimzowitsch Defence - 1. e4 Nc6 - Andrew Martin

    $33.95
    CHESSBASE TUTORIALS - The Open Games - VOLUME 1
    Catalog Code: WIN0280CB

    Today's way to learn chess! The ChessBase Tutorials are a new series in the publishing program of ChessBase.
    img

    CHESSBASE TUTORIALS - The Open Games - VOLUME 1

    $33.95
    Trends in Modern Openings 2015 - Rustam Kasimdzhanov
    Catalog Code: WIN0460CB

    Modern tournament practice has virtually surpassed the so-called ''opening theory''. Thanks to a wealth of tournament games some openings and lines develop so rapidly that even the ambitious amateur has difficulties to keep his own repertoire updated. On this DVD Kasimdzhanov presents highly topical openings and shows their current state of theory. From the perspective of a top player he explains why certain openings are played while others more or less vanished from tournament practice. This DVD helps you to remain up-to-date in a number of important and popular openings and provides you with many ideas for your own repertoire.
    img

    Trends in Modern Openings 2015 - Rustam Kasimdzhanov

    $33.95
    No Fear of 1.d4! - Nimzo Indian - Sergei Tiviakov - VOLUME 2
    Catalog Code: WIN0333CB

    This DVD is a good investment if you are serious about the Nimzo-Indian and can follow the theoretical lines in this depth. A lower-rated player should consult a book that covers the basic ideas of the opening before proceeding.
    img

    No Fear of 1.d4! - Nimzo Indian - Sergei Tiviakov - VOLUME 2

    $33.95
    Tactic Toolbox Semi-Slav with 6. Bg5 - Robert Ris
    Catalog Code: WIN0453CB

    If you like an exciting battle you should play 5.Bg5 against the Semi-Slav. This natural developing move is the most principled and sharpest option against Black’s sound setup. With interactive exercises this DVD shows you typical tactical patterns in this line, and with these examples from classical and recent games by leading experts of this opening you learn how to play 5.Bg5 with success.
    img

    Tactic Toolbox Semi-Slav with 6. Bg5 - Robert Ris

    $33.95
    POWER PLAY - Attacking with 1. e4 - PART II - Daniel King - VOLUME 19
    Catalog Code: WIN0443CB

    This DVD provides you with a repertoire of attacking lines against: The Scandinavian, Alekhine’s Defence, The Petroff, The Philidor, The Pirc, The Modern Defence (1. e4 g6). Many of these openings are very popular in club chess, yet they are often underestimated by players of the white pieces. Using his wealth of experience playing with 1 e4, Grandmaster Daniel King explains the openings and provides you with an aggressive system against each of them. This is the second part of Daniel King’s project ‘Attack with 1 e4’ (part I dealt with the Sicilian, the French, The Caro Kann and 1...e5). King’s recommendations aim to put your opponent under pressure right from the start of the game, and when players are under pressure, mistakes occur. This is a practical repertoire – if we study openings we want to be sure to use them in our games. After just a few moves, you will be dictating play.
    img

    POWER PLAY - Attacking with 1. e4 - PART II - Daniel King - VOLUME 19

    $33.95
    Simple But Powerful - Exchange on d5 in the Slav and Queen's Gambit - Simon Williams
    Catalog Code: WIN0471CB

    On this DVD, we will look at a simple-to-learn yet surprisingly effective system that White can play after 1 d4 d5. In all cases White will play 2 c4 - and if given the chance, 3 cxd5! This leads to fixed pawn structures where piece play takes center stage, and in these systems, White’s pieces are always stronger than Black’s! The main ideas and concepts are thoroughly explained by taking a detailed look at how the best players in the world handle this system.
    img

    Simple But Powerful - Exchange on d5 in the Slav and Queen's Gambit - Simon Williams

    $33.95
    NIC Yearbook 120 - PAPERBACK EDITION
    Levon Aronian is a step ahead of Magnus in the Reti
    Catalog Code: B0120PYB

    New in Chess Yearbook is the #1 guide to Chess Opening news! It is published four times per year, ensuring the most up-to-date and topic chess opening information. It includes 25-30 surveys per issue, covering all of the fashionable lines, wild gambits and even forgotten variations! If you're serious about chess, you need New in Chess Yearbooks!
    img

    NIC Yearbook 120 - PAPERBACK EDITION

    $33.95
    Philidor Defense - Alexei Shirov
    Catalog Code: WIN0208CB

    The newest addition to Alexei Shirov Fritz Trainer Opening software DVD series: The Philidor Defence.
    img

    Philidor Defense - Alexei Shirov

    $33.95
    Semi-Tarrasch - A Universal Weapon Against 1. d4 - Mihail Marin
    Catalog Code: WIN0484CB

    Even though the Semi-Tarrasch cannot offer a complete repertoire against 1.d4, being conditioned of White’s move order, it is an excellent complement to the Nimzoindian Defence. Moreover, it is a viable way of escaping the strategic pressure in the Exchange Queen’s Gambit while also presenting a reliable weapon against the main Symmetrical English systems
    img

    Semi-Tarrasch - A Universal Weapon Against 1. d4 - Mihail Marin

    $33.95
    The Modern Scotch Opening - Parimarjan Negi
    Catalog Code: WIN0429CB

    The Scotch has long been associated with exciting play, although people often doubt it’s positional base. But the opening has evolved from the swashbuckling games of the 19th century to become a sound, but aggressive, alternative to the evergreen Spanish. In his first Fritz-Trainer DVD, Parimarjan Negi looks at the latest revolution in Scotch theory that has completely changed white’s plans, and once again brought back the interest of the world’s elite. Negi presents not only the white strategies in detail but also outlines a dynamic way for Black to counter this latest trend.
    img

    The Modern Scotch Opening - Parimarjan Negi

    $33.95
    The London System with 2. Bf4 - Simon Williams
    Catalog Code: WIN0511CB

    Why bother learning hundreds of complex variations and keeping up with the latest theory when you can play a simple yet deadly opening - the London System with 2.Bf4. In this DVD I take you through all the main ideas and setups that you need in order to gain a very exciting yet well founded opening game with the White pieces.
    img

    The London System with 2. Bf4 - Simon Williams

    $33.95
    My Best Games in the Spanish by Alexei Shirov - VOLUME 1
    Catalog Code: WIN0106CB

    There are not many top grandmasters who enjoy as great a popularity among chess fans all over the world as Alexei Shirov.
    img

    My Best Games in the Spanish by Alexei Shirov - VOLUME 1

    $33.95

Items 73 to 108 of 1549 total

per page

Grid  List 

Set Ascending Direction

What Our Customers Are Saying About The House Of Staunton

lb