Welcome

Popular Chess Openings

Currently Shopping by:
  1. Remove This Item Year of Publication: 2008 - 2005
Clearance Items
  1. Unbeatable Deal! (24)
Price
$0 $149 $0 to $149
Year of Publication
1914 2017 2005 to 2008
Manufacturer
  1. New in Chess (107)
  2. Everyman Chess (100)
  3. ChessBase (89)
  4. ChessLecture.com (81)
  5. Ishi Press (47)
  6. Quality Chess (39)
  7. Empire Chess (39)
  8. ChessDVDs (31)
  9. Chess Stars LTD. (24)
  10. Gambit Publishing (13)
  11. Russell Enterprises (10)
  12. iChess.net (7)
  13. Chess Evolution (5)
  14. S1 Editrice (5)
  15. Thinkers Publishing (5)
  16. Mongoose Press (4)
  17. Chess Information (3)
  18. Sahovski Chess (2)
  19. Self Published (2)
  20. Russian Chess House (2)
  21. Killer Chess (2)
  22. Random House (1)
  23. Paramount Ridge Press (1)
  24. Metropolitan Chess Publishing (1)
  25. Le Pion Passe Editions (1)
  26. Chess University (1)
  27. Chess King (1)
  28. Cardoza Chess (1)
Show Less Show More
Popular Collections
  1. ChessLecture.com DVDs (80)
  2. Empire Chess (37)
  3. Foxy Openings (27)
  4. Chess Developments (7)
  5. Lemos Deep Dive (4)
  6. Grandmaster Repertoire (3)
  7. Lilov Chess Institute (2)
  8. Killer Chess DVDs (2)
  9. Power Play (2)
  10. Master Method (1)
  11. Chess King's Video DVDs (1)
  12. Roman's Lab (1)
  13. Polgar DVD Collection (1)
  14. Chess Endgames (1)
  15. Know the Terrain (1)
  16. My Best Games by Shirov (1)
Endorsed by the USCF
  1. USCF Endorsed Products (1)
Popular Book Series
  1. New in Chess Yearbooks (38)
  2. Move by Move (37)
  3. Chess Developments (10)
  4. Secrets of Opening Surprises (9)
  5. Dangerous Weapons (8)
  6. Starting Out (5)
Show Less Show More
Foreign Language?
  1. Written in German (4)
  2. Written in Russian (2)
  3. Written in French (1)
Host
  1. FM Alisa Melekhina (1)
  2. FM Dennis Monokroussos (3)
  3. GM Alejandro Ramirez (4)
  4. GM Alexei Shirov (1)
  5. GM Andrei Volokitin (1)
  6. GM Axel Delorme (1)
  7. GM Bryan Smith (3)
  8. GM Damien Lemos (14)
  9. GM Daniel King (6)
  10. GM Danny Gormally (1)
  11. GM Dejan Bojkov (2)
  12. GM Erwin L'Ami (4)
  13. GM Eugene Perelshteyn (16)
  14. GM Jesse Kraai (12)
  15. GM Leonid Kritz (8)
  16. GM Lubomir Ftacnik (2)
  17. GM Maxim Dlugy (1)
  18. GM Michal Krasenkow (3)
  19. GM Mihail Marin (1)
  20. GM Mihail Marin (5)
  21. GM Nadezhda Anatolyevna Kosintseva (1)
  22. GM Nick Pert (3)
  23. GM Niclas Huschenbeth (1)
  24. GM Nigel Davies (3)
  25. GM Parmimarjan Negi (1)
  26. GM Pavel Eljanov (1)
  27. GM Peter Nielsen (1)
  28. GM Rafael Leitão (1)
  29. GM Roman Dzinzichashvili (2)
  30. GM Ron Henley (8)
  31. GM Ronen Har-Zvi (2)
  32. GM Rustam Kasimdzhanov (4)
  33. GM Sam Shankland (3)
  34. GM Sergei Tiviakov (1)
  35. GM Simon Williams (13)
  36. GM Susan Polgar (2)
  37. GM Timur Gareev (3)
  38. GM Timur Gareyev (1)
  39. GM Victor Bologan (8)
  40. GM Victor Mikhalevski (3)
  41. GM vidit Gujrathi (2)
  42. IM Andrew Martin (28)
  43. IM Attila Turzo (2)
  44. IM Bill Paschall (12)
  45. IM Bryan Smith (8)
  46. IM Christian Richter (1)
  47. IM Cyrus Lakdawala (1)
  48. IM David Vigorito (8)
  49. IM David Vigorito (2)
  50. IM John Paul Wallace (1)
  51. IM John Watson (1)
  52. IM Jorge Ferreira (1)
  53. IM Lorin D'Costa (2)
  54. IM Mark Diesen (1)
  55. IM Robert Ris (3)
  56. IM Sam Collins (7)
  57. IM Valeri Lilov (10)
  58. NM Dana Mackenzie (8)
  59. Steve Lopez (1)
Show Less Show More
Chess Notation Type
  1. FAN - Figurine (316)
  2. AN - Algebraic (54)
  3. DN - Descriptive (16)
  4. LAN - Long Algebraic (3)
Hardware Requirements
  1. Standard DVD Player (152)
  2. Windows (99)
  3. Works on both Windows and Mac-based Computers (9)
Author/s
  1. Aaron Summerscale (1)
  2. Alex Chernin (1)
  3. Alex Fishbein (1)
  4. Alexander Delchev (4)
  5. Alexander Khalifman (1)
  6. Alexei Kornev (6)
  7. Alexey Bezgodov (5)
  8. Alexey Dreev (4)
  9. Alexey Kuzmin (1)
  10. Alexey Sokolsky (1)
  11. Alfonso Romero (1)
  12. Ali Mortazavi (1)
  13. Alojzije Jankovic (1)
  14. Anatoly Karpov (3)
  15. Andrew Greet (1)
  16. Andrew Martin (1)
  17. Andrew Soltis (1)
  18. Angus Dunnington (1)
  19. Arthur M. Stevens (1)
  20. Arthur Van De Oudeweetering (1)
  21. Atanas Kolev (1)
  22. Boris Avrukh (6)
  23. Branimir Maksimovic (2)
  24. Bryan Paulsen (3)
  25. Carsten Hansen (1)
  26. Charles Hertan (1)
  27. Charlie Storey (2)
  28. Chess Informant (1)
  29. Chess Informants (2)
  30. Christof Sielecki (1)
  31. Christopher Scheerer (1)
  32. Claude Bloodgood (1)
  33. Colin McNab (2)
  34. Craig Pritchett (2)
  35. Cyrus Lakdawala (25)
  36. Damian Lemos (1)
  37. Damian Lemos (1)
  38. Daniel Lowinger (3)
  39. Danny Kopec (1)
  40. David Cummings (1)
  41. David Levy (3)
  42. David Smerdon (2)
  43. David Vigorito (2)
  44. Dejan Antic (3)
  45. Dejan Bojkov (1)
  46. Denis Yevseev (1)
  47. Eduard Gufeld (2)
  48. Edward Dearing (1)
  49. Efstratios Grivas (1)
  50. Emanuel Berg (3)
  51. Emmanuel Neiman (1)
  52. Eric Schiller (25)
  53. Eric Schiller (26)
  54. Eric Schiller & Leonid Shamkovich (1)
  55. Eugene Perelshteyn (2)
  56. Evgeny Sveshnikov (7)
  57. Evginiy Solozhenkin (1)
  58. Gawain Jones (3)
  59. Georgi Orlov (1)
  60. Georgios Souleidis (1)
  61. Glenn Flear (1)
  62. Graham Burgess (2)
  63. H. Golombek (1)
  64. Hannes Langrock (4)
  65. Henrik Danielsen (1)
  66. Henry Grob (1)
  67. I. Ivanisevic (1)
  68. I.A. Horowitz (3)
  69. Igor Lysyj (3)
  70. Igor Nemtsev (1)
  71. Ilya Smirin (1)
  72. Imre Hera (2)
  73. Imre Konig (1)
  74. Irving Chernev (1)
  75. Ivan Sokolov (4)
  76. Ivar Bern (1)
  77. Jacob Aagaard (1)
  78. Jacob Aagaard (1)
  79. James Schuyler (1)
  80. James Vigus (5)
  81. Jean Hebert (1)
  82. Jeroen Bosch (9)
  83. Jimmy Liew (1)
  84. Johan Hellsten (4)
  85. John Clayton (1)
  86. John Cox (2)
  87. John Cox (1)
  88. John Emms (6)
  89. John Shaw (2)
  90. John Watson (5)
  91. Jovanka Houska (2)
  92. Julian Hodgson & Lawrence Day & Eric Schiller (1)
  93. Junior Tay (2)
  94. Karsten Muller (1)
  95. Keaton Kiewra (1)
  96. Kevin Murphy (1)
  97. Kevin O'Connell (2)
  98. Kiril Georgiev (3)
  99. Konstantin Sakaev (2)
  100. Kostya Kavutskiy (1)
  101. Lajos Portisch (1)
  102. Larry Evans (1)
  103. Lars Schandorff (3)
  104. Leonid Shamkovich (2)
  105. Lev Alburt (3)
  106. Lorin D'Costa (4)
  107. Luis Javier Bernal (1)
  108. M. Perunovic (1)
  109. Marc Esserman (1)
  110. Marian Petrov (1)
  111. Martin Lokander (2)
  112. Matthias Wahls (1)
  113. Matthieu Cornette (1)
  114. Matthieu Cornette & Fabian Libiszewski (2)
  115. Max Euwe (2)
  116. Mihail Marin (2)
  117. Mikhail Golubev (1)
  118. Mikhail Podgaets (1)
  119. Milos Pavlovic (2)
  120. Neil McDonald (8)
  121. New in Chess (4)
  122. Nick de Firmian (1)
  123. Nigel Davies (1)
  124. Nikita Vitiugov (1)
  125. Nikola Sedlak (1)
  126. Nikolai Kalinichenko (2)
  127. Nikolaos Ntirlis (2)
  128. Nikolay Kalinichenko (3)
  129. Oleg Stetsko (1)
  130. Or Cohen (2)
  131. Oscar de Prado (1)
  132. Parimarjan Negi (4)
  133. Paul Keres (2)
  134. Paul Powell (1)
  135. Paul Rudolf von Bilguer (1)
  136. Paul Van Der Sterren (1)
  137. Peter Lalic (1)
  138. Peter Tamburro (1)
  139. R. Markus (1)
  140. R.C. Griffith (1)
  141. Raja Panjwani (1)
  142. Raymond Keene (1)
  143. Reuben Fine (2)
  144. Richard Palliser (10)
  145. Richard Pert (1)
  146. Roman Dzindzichashvili (2)
  147. Roman Ovetchkin (4)
  148. Sam Collins (2)
  149. Samy Shoker (1)
  150. Savielly Tartakower (2)
  151. Semko Semkov (4)
  152. Sergei Soloviov (2)
  153. Sergey Kasparov (5)
  154. Simen Agdestein (1)
  155. Simon Williams (1)
  156. Steve Giddins (5)
  157. Sverre Johnsen (1)
  158. Sverre Johnson (1)
  159. Tiger Hillarp Persson (1)
  160. Tim Taylor (1)
  161. Timothy Taylor (3)
  162. Tony Kosten (1)
  163. Tony Rotella (1)
  164. Ufuk Tuncer (2)
  165. Valeri Bronznik (3)
  166. Valery Aveskulov (1)
  167. Vassilios Kotronias (8)
  168. Victor Bologan (9)
  169. Victor Mikhalevsky (2)
  170. Viktor Moskalenko (3)
  171. Vincent Moret (2)
  172. Vladimir Barsky (3)
  173. Vladimir Malaniuk and Petr Marusenko (1)
  174. Vladimir Sveshnikov (3)
  175. William Steinitz (1)
  176. Yuri Razuvaev (1)
  177. Yuri Yakovich (1)
  178. Zaven Andriasyan (3)
  179. Zdenko Kozul (1)
  180. Zhanibek Amanov (1)
Show Less Show More

Items 73 to 108 of 639 total

Page:
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5

Grid  List 

    The Black Lion - An Aggressive Version of the Philidor Defense - Simon Williams
    Catalog Code: WIN0491CB

    Looking for an interesting, exciting, aggressive and flexible opening to play against 1 e4!? Then the Black Lion is just the opening for you! The Lion gets ready to roar after 1.e4 d6 2.d4 Nf6 3.Nc3 e5 4.Nf3 Nbd7 5.Bc4 Be7 6.0–0 c6 – and now Black wants to attack with an early ...g5.
    img

    The Black Lion - An Aggressive Version of the Philidor Defense - Simon Williams

    $33.95
    Crushing Isolated Queen's Pawn Tactics - Robert Ris
    Catalog Code: WIN0422CB

    The onus is typically on the player with the Isolated Queen’s Pawn to find dynamic resources that compensate their structural weakness. The aim of this DVD is to offer the viewer tactical exercises that also illustrate the attacking prospects within IQP positions, and as the ensuing positions can arise from so many different openings, the content of the DVD emphasizes the importance of understanding this type of pawn structure.
    img

    Crushing Isolated Queen's Pawn Tactics - Robert Ris

    $33.95
    A Black Repertoire Against Offbeat Openings - GM Nicholas Pert
    Catalog Code: WIN0482CB

    Many club players have their favourite pet opening variations which aren’t necessarily main lines. It’s important to know how to handle these variations as your opponent will likely know his systems well. In this DVD I provide a detailed Black repetoire against many of these Offbeat Opening choices. The lines I have covered include Pseudo – Trompowsky (1.d4 d5 2. Bg5), London Systems (1.d4 with an early Bf4), Torre Attack (1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 e6 and 3. Bg5), Veresov (1.d4 Nf6 2. Nc3 d5 3. Bg5), Blackmar-Diemer Gambit (1.d4 d5 2. e4), Kings Indian Attack (1.Nf3 2.g3 3. Bg2), 1.b4, 1.b3, 1.f4, 1.g3 and 1.g4.
    img

    A Black Repertoire Against Offbeat Openings - GM Nicholas Pert

    $33.95
    The Stonewall Dutch - A Fighting Repertoire Against 1. d4 - Erwin L'Ami
    Catalog Code: WIN0506CB

    When opening theory is growing exponentially, it is great to have an opening that is mainly based on ideas: the Dutch Stonewall! Players such as Mikhail Botwinnik and Magnus Carlsen liked this system, in which Black from the very first move fights for the initiative. On this DVD Grandmaster Erwin l’Ami, second of world class player Anish Giri, takes the viewer on a fascinating journey to show him the depth and attractions of this attractive opening. At the end of the journey you will have a new fighting repertoire against 1.d4!
    img

    The Stonewall Dutch - A Fighting Repertoire Against 1. d4 - Erwin L'Ami

    $33.95
    NIC Yearbook 117 - PAPERBACK EDITION
    Jobava: '1.b3 was like a breath of fresh air'
    Catalog Code: B0117PYB

    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 117 - PAPERBACK EDITION

    $33.95
    Play the Pirc Like a Grandmaster - Positional Lines - Mihail Marin - VOL. 1
    Catalog Code: WIN0430CB

    Is there an absolute truth in a flexible opening such as the Pirc Defense? After I had played and studied the Pirc intensively for more than ten years I was sure I had found the best move order against each White system. Then I stopped playing the opening for a while and when I checked new ideas I realized that things were not that simple. Thus, the repertoire I recommend on this DVD is a combination of good lines in my old repertoire that have stood the test of time and new lines inspired by my fresh look at the Pirc.
    img

    Play the Pirc Like a Grandmaster - Positional Lines - Mihail Marin - VOL. 1

    $33.95
    POWER PLAY - A Repertoire for Black with the French Defense - Daniel King - VOLUME 22
    Catalog Code: WIN0462CB

    The French Defence is one of the most reliable openings against 1 e4. The solid central pawn chain protects Black’s king and provides the basis for counter-attacks on both wings. On this DVD Grandmaster Daniel King offers you a repertoire for Black with the French. Based around ten stem games, all White’s major lines against the French are covered. The French Defence is one of the most flexible of openings. This DVD explores different systems so that you can always keep your opponent guessing as to your choice.
    img

    POWER PLAY - A Repertoire for Black with the French Defense - Daniel King - VOLUME 22

    $33.95
    NIC Yearbook 118 - PAPERBACK EDITION
    The g7-Bishop in the Najdorf is a Monster in MVL's Hands
    Catalog Code: B0118PYB

    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 118 - PAPERBACK EDITION

    $33.95
    The Modern Two Knights - Erwin L'Ami
    Catalog Code: WIN0454CB

    The Two Knights Defence is one of the oldest opening lines in chess history. The sharp positions, arising after the moves 4.Ng5 d5 5.exd5, have intrigued players for many decades! World Champions like Wilhelm Steinitz and Bobby Fischer shaped the opening. This DVD is aimed at players of both sides, giving an objective overview of all relevant theoretical lines. The DVD also includes a database with model games and an interactive section with memory markers and tactics where the viewer can test his newly acquired knowledge.
    img

    The Modern Two Knights - Erwin L'Ami

    $33.95
    The English Opening - Simon WIlliams - VOL. 2
    Catalog Code: WIN0464CB

    This English Opening was my first love and this was the opening that I used to progress from the rank amateur player to 2400+ International Master. I will now share my secrets of this opening with you, in the hope that the English Opening can help you improve in a similar way. My main teaching method behind this set of two DVDs is to teach you some simple yet effective set ups, without the need to rely on memorising numerous complicated variations. I have explained what you are trying to achieve with each move and set up, then you will know what plans to put into motion in the middlegame and endgame.
    img

    The English Opening - Simon WIlliams - VOL. 2

    $33.95
    The Accelerated London with 2. Bf4 - Nigel Davies
    Catalog Code: WIN0486CB

    The Accelerated London System with 2.Bf4 offers some dynamic new possibilities for White that have been hitherto little explored. On this DVD Nigel Davies explores these fascinating plans which give the London System a lot of bite and offer scope for creativity.
    img

    The Accelerated London with 2. Bf4 - Nigel Davies

    $33.95
    NIC Yearbook 119 - PAPERBACK EDITION
    Tougher than tough: Karjakin's Queen's Indian
    Catalog Code: B0119PYB

    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 119 - PAPERBACK EDITION

    $33.95
    CHESSBASE TUTORIALS - The Flank Openings - VOLUME 5
    Catalog Code: WIN0378CB

    In the fifth volume of our openings tutorials we will be dealing with the Flank Openings. We make a start with the English Opening 1.c4. If Black replies in traditional fashion with 1...e5, this is a Reversed Sicilian. We have devoted four videos to the various systems, Lars Schandorff will take you through the Reversed Dragon, the English Four Knights, the Botvinnik System and alternatives.
    img

    CHESSBASE TUTORIALS - The Flank Openings - VOLUME 5

    $33.95
    NIC Yearbook 121 - PAPERBACK EDITION
    Carlsen Trumps Caruana in Shady Scandinavians
    Catalog Code: B0121PYB

    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 121 - PAPERBACK EDITION

    $33.95
    Ruy Lopez - Attack with the Schliemann - Sam Collins
    Catalog Code: WIN0457CB

    The Schliemann (or Jaenisch) Gambit, 1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bb5 f5, languished in semi-obscurity before top GM Teimour Radjabov revolutionised the opening with new ideas, defending his analysis with excellent results in Linares and elsewhere against the world’s best players. Black plays actively and aggressively from move 3, frequently sacrificing a pawn for open lines, kingside activity and the bishop pair. In this DVD Sam Collins provides a complete and detailed repertoire for Black. Numerous novelties and improvements are suggested, with the conclusion that White has no clear route to an opening advantage. Refresh your repertoire and avoid the Spanish Torture with 3…f5!
    img

    Ruy Lopez - Attack with the Schliemann - Sam Collins

    $33.95
    Meeting the Gambits - Vol. 1 - Gambits after 1. e4 - Andrew Martin
    Catalog Code: WIN0502CB

    Despite the advances in computing power, gambit play is still very common, especially among young players, club players and improvers, and it is wise to learn how to defend against these dangerous ideas. You do not want to be wiped out in the opening! On Meeting the Gambits Vol. 1; Gambits after 1.e4, FIDE Senior Trainer Andrew Martin provides you with an excellent selection of repertoire choices and teaches you the right approach to take against gambiteers. Do not let them have their way! You may see this as a course in defensive and counterattacking technique.
    img

    Meeting the Gambits - Vol. 1 - Gambits after 1. e4 - Andrew Martin

    $33.95
    The Ragozin Defense - Alejandro Ramirez
    Catalog Code: WIN0452CB

    The Ragozin Defense (1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e6 3.Nf3 d5 4.Nc3 Bb4) is at the forefront of chess theory. The Ragozin is being played by every top grandmaster in the world - it is time you also add it to your repertoire to get interesting and dynamic positions against 1. d4! The DVD is based around a solid system of play for Black. It favors positions that are strategically complex while trying to minimize any claim that White might have at an opening advantage.
    img

    The Ragozin Defense - Alejandro Ramirez

    $33.95
    Tactic Toolbox Grunfeld - Michal Krasenkow
    Catalog Code: WIN0434CB

    If you want to know an opening, you should understand its typical positional ideas and plans. It is also good to remember variations. But this is not enough. You should also know the typical tactical motifs or your opening. This trio of strategy, variations, and tactics forms a conscious and subconscious image in the mind and helps you to find the right moves. The Grünfeld Defense is an active opening, which often leads to sharp, double-edged play, and tense tactical fights. Therefore the tactical part of the Grünfeld-image is extremely important and should be steadily developed. The most effective, timeproven way to develop tactical abilities, imagination, and the ability to calculate variations, is practice. Poets say, “No day without a line”, aspiring chessplayers should say “No day without tactical exercise”.
    img

    Tactic Toolbox Grunfeld - Michal Krasenkow

    $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
    King's Indian - A Modern Approach - Victor Bologan
    Catalog Code: WIN0475CB

    Author Victor Bologan about his DVD: “If chess players are in Iceland, they usually pay tribute to the genius of Bobby Fischer, the 11th World Champion, by visiting his grave in Selfoss in Reykjavik. With this DVD I also want to express my gratitude to Fischer: for his great contribution to chess in general and because he helped to make the King’s Indian more popular in particular. As a junior, when I was ten years old, my coach advised me to study the openings of Fischer and I discovered the King’s Indian. Later I learned about the different approaches Black has in the King’s Indian. He can keep his structure flexible and put his pawns on d6 and c6; he can play the sharp and principled Nc6 in the classical lines and in some sidelines he can sacrifice a pawn with …b5 as in the Benko.
    img

    King's Indian - A Modern Approach - Victor Bologan

    $33.95
    Queen's Gambit Declined - A Complete Repertoire for Black Based upon the Lasker Variation - IM Sam Collins
    Catalog Code: WIN0479CB

    The Queen’s Gambit Declined (“QGD”) has arguably been the most important opening in World Championship matches and elite tournaments for over a century. On this DVD, Sam Collins presents a repertoire for Black based on the rock-solid Lasker variation, reinvigorated with new ideas by former World Champion Vishy Anand and forming the cornerstone of many strong GM repertoires today.
    img

    Queen's Gambit Declined - A Complete Repertoire for Black Based upon the Lasker Variation - IM Sam Collins

    $33.95
    The Semi-Slav - A Grandmaster's Guide for the Tournament Player - Peter Heine Nielsen
    Catalog Code: WIN0492CB

    The Semi-Slav (1.d4 d5 2.c4 c6 3.Nf3 Nf6 4.Nc3 c6) can arise via various moveorders, has decided World Championships, and is one of Black’s most fascinating replies to 1 d4. The complexity and the many possibilities of the variation have intrigued World Champions and generations of strong players, but amateurs often find the lines too complex to handle.
    img

    The Semi-Slav - A Grandmaster's Guide for the Tournament Player - Peter Heine Nielsen

    $33.95
    POWER PLAY - A Repertoire for Black with the Queen's Gambit Declined - Daniel King - VOLUME 23
    Catalog Code: WIN0489CB

    The Queen’s Gambit Declined (QGD) is one of the most reliable openings against 1 d4. With a rock of a pawn in the middle of the board, Black refuses to be pushed over in the centre. Establishing central control gives Black good chances to launch an attack against the enemy king. On this DVD Grandmaster Daniel King offers you a repertoire for Black with the QGD.
    img

    POWER PLAY - A Repertoire for Black with the Queen's Gambit Declined - Daniel King - VOLUME 23

    $33.95
    King's Gambit - Simon Williams - VOL. 1
    Catalog Code: WIN0419CB

    This DVD concentrates on the King’s Gambit accepted with 3 Bc4. Bronstein once said about this move, ‘You want to play the King’s Gambit? Well, Black can draw after 3. Nf3.
    img

    King's Gambit - Simon Williams - VOL. 1

    $33.95
    Trompowsky for the Attacking Player - Timur Gareyev
    Catalog Code: WIN0494CB

    Grandmaster and "Blindfold King" Timur Gareyev is known for his creative attacking chess. On his new DVD he recommends to play the Trompowsky! (1.d4 Nf6 2.Bg5) The Trompowsky is an opening outside of conventional wisdom. Create challenges and make your opponent solve problems early on.
    img

    Trompowsky for the Attacking Player - Timur Gareyev

    $33.95
    A Dynamic Weapon Against the Queen's Gambit Decline - 5. bf4 - Simon Williams
    Catalog Code: WIN0456CB

    This DVD concentrates on the increasingly popular 5.Bf4 variation of the Queen’s Gambit Declined and gives White a dynamic and aggressive weapon against Black’s set-up. White puts his bishop on f4 to avoid the exchanges that often occur after 5.Bg5 and as early as possible wants to put pressure on Black. At the highest level the variation with 5.Bf4 has become much more popular than the more traditional 5.Bg5 line. Top players such as Alexei Shirov, Vladimir Kramnik, Levon Aronian, Wesley So and Anish Giri play it, and Vishy Anand used it in his only victory over Carlsen in the 2014 World Chess Championship. This DVD recommends dynamic lines for White against all set-ups by Black and gives you a good, aggressive, and reliable weapon against the Queen’s Gambit Declined.
    img

    A Dynamic Weapon Against the Queen's Gambit Decline - 5. bf4 - Simon Williams

    $33.95
    The Modern Pirc - Victor Bologan
    Catalog Code: WIN0507CB

    Viktor Bologan has played the Pirc all his life and explains why he likes this opening: “Strong Grandmasters, International Masters or amateurs often ask me what they should play with Black against 1.e4 if they want to play for a win. Sometimes I say ‘Just play your opening and play it good’ but sometimes you need to or want to get your opponent out of his comfort zone, out of his preparation. This often happens in open tournaments where you have to play for a win with both colors. I have played the Modern Pirc all my life and it has brought me a lot of success.
    img

    The Modern Pirc - Victor Bologan

    $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
    The Bishop's Opening & the Italian Game - Sergei Tiviakov
    Catalog Code: WIN0472CB

    Several years ago ChessBase released a DVD focusing on attacking in the Italian Game and Ruy Lopez – it was met with a great deal of positive feedback. Based on the overwhelming number of reader requests, we decided to get to work on another DVD on the subject, concentrating not only on the attacking ideas, but also providing a complete repertoire for White players in both the Bishop’s Opening & the Italian Game - avoiding the very unpleasant Petroff.
    img

    The Bishop's Opening & the Italian Game - Sergei Tiviakov

    $33.95
    The 4... Nf6 Caro-Kann - Nigel Davies
    Catalog Code: WIN0497CB

    The dynamic 4...Nf6 line of the Caro-Kann has been unfashionable in recent years whilst the theory on 4...Bf5 and 4...Nd7 now extends well into the middle game. 4…Nf6 therefore offers a golden opportunity for Caro-Kann players to throw their opponents on their own resources – and here even top Grandmasters can go wrong. On this DVD Nigel Davies examines both the Bronstein-Larsen (5.Nxf6+ gxf6) and the Tartakower (5.Nxf6+ exf6) systems.
    img

    The 4... Nf6 Caro-Kann - Nigel Davies

    $33.95
    English Attack - Daniel Gormally
    Catalog Code: WIN0466CB

    The English Attack against the Najdorf and the Scheveningen is one of the most exciting and entertaining variations in modern chess. The line, developed in the 1980s by the English top players John Nunn and Nigel Short, was a mainstay of such chess legends as Garry Kasparov and Vishy Anand, and is now also a favourite of players of the younger generation such as Fabiano Caruana and Alexander Grischuk. On this instructive DVD English Grandmaster Daniel Gormally, himself an accomplished attacking player, explains the most important lines of this fascinating system.
    img

    English Attack - Daniel Gormally

    $33.95
    The Berlin Wall - Victor Bologan
    Catalog Code: WIN0469CB

    The Berlin Wall, also known as the Berlin Defense, is one of the most solid and frequently played openings of the 21st century, and compared to the real Berlin Wall, there’s almost no chance of it falling. The DVD is divided into two parts. In the first section, we look at what happens when White avoids the endgame in the “Anti-Berlin” systems, while the second section deals with the Berlin ending. Add the Berlin Wall into your repertoire and pass the headache of “what to play against it?” to your opponent!
    img

    The Berlin Wall - Victor Bologan

    $33.95
    POWER PLAY - A Repertoire for Black Against the Anti-Sicilians - Daniel King
    Catalog Code: WIN0418CB

    Accept the Morra Gambit with confidence. Tame the Grand Prix Attack. Put fear into the heart of every tedious 2 c3 player. You can make 1...c5 a dangerous weapon whether it’s an open or closed Sicilian.
    img

    POWER PLAY - A Repertoire for Black Against the Anti-Sicilians - Daniel King

    $33.95
    POWER PLAY - A Repertoire for Black Against the Catalan - Daniel King - VOLUME 24
    Catalog Code: WIN0490CB

    The Catalan is a reliable opening for White, but there are ways for Black to shake White out of his complacency while still maintaining a sound and solid position himself. On this DVD Grandmaster Daniel King offers you a repertoire for Black against the Catalan, based around maintaining the rock of a pawn on d5.
    img

    POWER PLAY - A Repertoire for Black Against the Catalan - Daniel King - VOLUME 24

    $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 116 - PAPERBACK EDITION
    Wei Yi, the Sicilian Slayer
    Catalog Code: B0116PYB

    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 116 - PAPERBACK EDITION

    $33.95

Items 73 to 108 of 639 total

Page:
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5

Grid  List