Welcome


Popular Chess Openings

Currently Shopping by:
  1. Remove This Item Year of Publication: 2012 - 2007
Clearance Items
  1. Unbeatable Deal! (22)
Price
$0 $149 $0 to $149
Year of Publication
1914 2017 2007 to 2012
Manufacturer
  1. New in Chess (106)
  2. ChessBase (92)
  3. Everyman Chess (92)
  4. ChessLecture.com (87)
  5. Empire Chess (39)
  6. Quality Chess (36)
  7. Ishi Press (32)
  8. ChessDVDs (31)
  9. Chess Stars LTD. (26)
  10. Russell Enterprises (9)
  11. Gambit Publishing (8)
  12. iChess.net (7)
  13. Chess Evolution (6)
  14. Thinkers Publishing (5)
  15. Mongoose Press (4)
  16. S1 Editrice (2)
  17. Russian Chess House (2)
  18. Killer Chess (2)
  19. Paramount Ridge Press (1)
  20. Metropolitan Chess Publishing (1)
  21. Le Pion Passe Editions (1)
  22. Chess University (1)
  23. Self Published (1)
  24. Thinker's Press (1)
  25. Cardoza Chess (1)
Show Less Show More
Popular Collections
  1. ChessLecture.com DVDs (89)
  2. Empire Chess (37)
  3. Foxy Openings (27)
  4. Chess Developments (7)
  5. First Steps (5)
  6. Lemos Deep Dive (4)
  7. Grandmaster Repertoire (3)
  8. Lilov Chess Institute (2)
  9. Killer Chess DVDs (2)
  10. Power Play (2)
  11. Master Method (1)
  12. Roman's Lab (1)
  13. Polgar DVD Collection (1)
  14. Chess Endgames (1)
  15. Know the Terrain (1)
Endorsed by the USCF
  1. USCF Endorsed Products (1)
Popular Book Series
  1. New in Chess Yearbooks (43)
  2. Move by Move (39)
  3. Chess Developments (10)
  4. Starting Out (4)
  5. Dangerous Weapons (3)
  6. Secrets of Opening Surprises (3)
  7. Tactics in the Opening (3)
  8. First Steps (1)
Show Less Show More
Foreign Language?
  1. Written in Russian (2)
  2. Written in German (2)
  3. Written in French (1)
Host
  1. GM Christian Bauer (1)
  2. GM Daniel King (1)
  3. GM Eugene Perelshteyn (1)
  4. GM Leonid Kritz (1)
  5. GM Mihail Marin (6)
  6. GM Mihail Marin (6)
  7. GM Nick Pert (3)
  8. GM Nick Pert (3)
  9. IM Bill Paschall (1)
  10. IM Bryan Smith (8)
  11. IM Bryan Smith (8)
  12. IM David Vigorito (12)
  13. IM David Vigorito (10)
Show Less Show More
Chess Notation Type
  1. FAN - Figurine (295)
  2. AN - Algebraic (37)
  3. DN - Descriptive (9)
  4. LAN - Long Algebraic (1)
Hardware Requirements
  1. Standard DVD Player (152)
  2. Windows (99)
  3. Works on All Platforms (MP4 Format) (9)
  4. Works on both Windows and Mac-based Computers (9)
Author/s
  1. Alex Fishbein (1)
  2. Alexander Delchev (4)
  3. Alexander Raetsky (1)
  4. Alexei Kornev (7)
  5. Alexey Bezgodov (4)
  6. Alexey Dreev (4)
  7. Alexey Kuzmin (1)
  8. Alexey Sokolsky (1)
  9. Alfonso Romero (2)
  10. Ali Mortazavi (1)
  11. Alojzije Jankovic (1)
  12. Anatoly Karpov (3)
  13. Andew Greet (1)
  14. Andrew Greet (1)
  15. Andrew Martin (1)
  16. Andrew Soltis (1)
  17. Angus Dunnington (1)
  18. Arthur Van De Oudeweetering (1)
  19. Atanas Kolev (1)
  20. Axel Smith (1)
  21. Boris Avrukh (4)
  22. Branimir Maksimovic (2)
  23. Bruce Albertson (1)
  24. Bryan Paulsen (3)
  25. Carsten Hansen (4)
  26. Charles Hertan (1)
  27. Chess Informant (1)
  28. Christof Sielecki (1)
  29. Christopher Wisnewski (1)
  30. Cyrus Lakdawala (25)
  31. Damian Lemos (1)
  32. Damian Lemos (1)
  33. Daniel Lowinger (2)
  34. David Cummings (1)
  35. David Smerdon (2)
  36. David Vigorito (2)
  37. Dejan Antic (3)
  38. Dejan Bojkov (1)
  39. Eduard Gufeld (1)
  40. Emanuel Berg (3)
  41. Emmanuel Neiman (2)
  42. Eric Schiller (17)
  43. Eric Schiller (18)
  44. Eric Schiller & Leonid Shamkovich (1)
  45. Erik Zude (1)
  46. Esben Lund (1)
  47. Evgeny Sveshnikov (5)
  48. Evginiy Solozhenkin (1)
  49. Gawain Jones (2)
  50. Georgi Orlov (1)
  51. Georgios Souleidis (1)
  52. Graham Burgess (2)
  53. H. Golombek (1)
  54. Hannes Langrock (2)
  55. Henrik Danielsen (1)
  56. I. Ivanisevic (1)
  57. I.A. Horowitz (2)
  58. Igor Lysyj (3)
  59. Igor Nemtsev (1)
  60. Ilya Smirin (1)
  61. Imre Hera (2)
  62. Irving Chernev (1)
  63. Ivan Sokolov (2)
  64. Jacob Aagaard (1)
  65. James Schuyler (1)
  66. James Vigus (1)
  67. Jean Hebert (1)
  68. Jeroen Bosch (3)
  69. Jimmy Liew (1)
  70. Johan Hellsten (3)
  71. John Cox (3)
  72. John Cox (2)
  73. John Emms (5)
  74. John Shaw (2)
  75. John Watson (5)
  76. Jorg Hickl (1)
  77. Jovanka Houska (2)
  78. Julian Hodgson & Lawrence Day & Eric Schiller (1)
  79. Junior Tay (2)
  80. Karsten Muller (1)
  81. Keaton Kiewra (1)
  82. Kevin Murphy (1)
  83. Kiril Georgiev (2)
  84. Konstantin Sakaev (1)
  85. Kostya Kavutskiy (1)
  86. Lajos Portisch (1)
  87. Lars Schandorff (2)
  88. Leonid Shamkovich (1)
  89. Lorin D'Costa (4)
  90. Luis Javier Bernal (2)
  91. M. Perunovic (1)
  92. Marc Esserman (1)
  93. Marian Petrov (1)
  94. Martin Lokander (2)
  95. Matthieu Cornette (1)
  96. Matthieu Cornette & Fabian Libiszewski (2)
  97. Max Euwe (2)
  98. Mikhail Golubev (1)
  99. Mikhail Podgaets (1)
  100. Milos Pavlovic (3)
  101. Neil McDonald (6)
  102. New in Chess (3)
  103. Nigel Davies (2)
  104. Nikita Vitiugov (1)
  105. Nikola Sedlak (2)
  106. Nikolai Kalinichenko (2)
  107. Nikolaos Ntirlis (2)
  108. Nikolay Kalinichenko (3)
  109. Oleg Stetsko (1)
  110. Or Cohen (2)
  111. Oscar de Prado (2)
  112. Parimarjan Negi (4)
  113. Paul Keres (2)
  114. Paul Powell (1)
  115. Peter Lalic (2)
  116. Peter Tamburro (1)
  117. R. Markus (1)
  118. R.C. Griffith (1)
  119. Raja Panjwani (1)
  120. Reuben Fine (2)
  121. Richard Palliser (7)
  122. Richard Pert (1)
  123. Roman Ovetchkin (4)
  124. Sam Collins (3)
  125. Samy Shoker (2)
  126. Savielly Tartakower (2)
  127. Semko Semkov (4)
  128. Sergei Soloviov (2)
  129. Sergey Kasparov (5)
  130. Simon Williams (1)
  131. Sipke Ernest (3)
  132. Stefan Djuric (1)
  133. Steve Giddins (5)
  134. Tiger Hillarp Persson (1)
  135. Timothy Taylor (2)
  136. Tony Kosten (2)
  137. Tony Rotella (1)
  138. Ufuk Tuncer (2)
  139. Valeri Bronznik (2)
  140. Valery Aveskulov (1)
  141. Vassilios Kotronias (9)
  142. Victor Bologan (6)
  143. Victor Mikhalevsky (2)
  144. Viktor Moskalenko (4)
  145. Vincent Moret (3)
  146. Vladimir Malaniuk and Petr Marusenko (1)
  147. Vladimir Sveshnikov (3)
  148. Weaver Adams (1)
  149. William Steinitz (1)
  150. Yuri Razuvaev (1)
  151. Zaven Andriasyan (3)
  152. Zdenko Kozul (1)
  153. Zhanibek Amanov (1)
Show Less Show More

Items 109 to 144 of 603 total

Page:
  1. 2
  2. 3
  3. 4
  4. 5
  5. 6

Grid  List 

    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
    Evan's Gambit for the New Generation - Simon Williams
    Catalog Code: WIN0500CB

    The Evans is an attempt to destroy Black in gambit fashion straight out of the opening and giants of previous years such as Adolf Andersson and Paul Morphy played lots of brilliancies with it. But the Evans Gambit has stood up to the test of time and in the modern era players such as Garry Kasparov, Hikaru Nakamura or Wei Yi have tried it with success. This DVD will prove that the gambit is still fully playable and a great way to try and blast Black away right from move one.
    img

    Evan's Gambit for the New Generation - Simon Williams

    $33.95
    The Complex Najdorf - A Complete Repertoire for Black - GM Victor Bologan
    Catalog Code: WIN0480CB

    When choosing an opening repertoire, it is common to consider two types of variations. One is usually a solid opening, like 1...e5 against 1.e4, with plenty of strategical ideas and quiet paths of play. However, there are of course days when you want to play for a win with Black, when you want to bear down on your opponent’s position with a potentially crushing attack. The Najdorf is perfect for just such occasions – and it’s no coincidence that Garry Kasparov played it the most out of all the variations in the Sicilian – the opening served him well throughout his brilliant career. I myself have played it with both colours, but even I discover more to its endless depths every day! Strategy, combinations, attack and defence, sacrifices and marvelous manoeuvres – exciting chess is all about the Najdorf!
    img

    The Complex Najdorf - A Complete Repertoire for Black - GM Victor Bologan

    $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
    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 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 123 - PAPERBACK EDITION
    Hikaru Nakamura - Blow for Blow in the Najdorf
    Catalog Code: B0123PYB

    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 123 - PAPERBACK EDITION

    $33.95
    The Tactical Chigorin - Simon Williams
    Catalog Code: WIN0520CB

    Opening with the Chigorin shows your intention to play for a win right from the outset. After 2...Nc6 Black’s pieces fly into the game putting pressure on White’s position from a very early stage. This opening is ideal for the type of player who strives for an unconvential yet attacking game right from the start. This DVD will take you through all the things you need to know in order to play this opening in a fun and exciting way. Simon Williams describes all the main concepts that you will need to know; so even if you forget the actual moves you will have the right reasoning already imprinted in your mind.
    img

    The Tactical Chigorin - Simon Williams

    $33.95
    NIC Yearbook 115 - PAPERBACK EDITION
    Ding Liren's passion for the King's Indian
    Catalog Code: B0115PYB

    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 115 - PAPERBACK EDITION

    $33.95
    The Ruy Lopez Breyer Variation - Pavel Eljanov
    Catalog Code: WIN0468CB

    The Spanish Opening is often called the ''Queen of Openings''. If you master this opening, you understand a lot about chess. One of the most popular systems in the Spanish Opening is the Breyer variation, in which Black retreats his already developed knight from c6 to b8 to relocate it via d7 to better square. On this DVD, Pavel Eljanov, one of the greatest experts of the Breyer variation, shows all important variations of this system. In 14 video lectures he gives an overview of the current state of theory.
    img

    The Ruy Lopez Breyer Variation - Pavel Eljanov

    $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
    The English Opening - Simon WIlliams - VOL. 1
    Catalog Code: WIN0463CB

    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. 1

    $33.95
    Catastrophe in the Opening - Andrew Martin
    Catalog Code: WIN0470CB

    Before the endgame, God created the middlegame, but you will never reach the middlegame if you misplay the opening! ‘Catastrophe in the Opening’ is a study of how the games of contemporary players go awry the initial stages of the game and as such, will prove instructive at all levels. It’s designed to help you avoid disaster in your own games by learning from the typical mistakes of others.
    img

    Catastrophe in the Opening - Andrew Martin

    $33.95
    POWER PLAY - Popular Queen's Pawn Openings - A Repertoire for Black - Daniel King - VOLUME 25
    Catalog Code: WIN0515CB

    Openings such as the London System and the Trompowsky, once considered side lines, are now just as common in the professional game as at club level. On this DVD, Grandmaster Daniel King presents a repertoire for Black allowing you to face these systems with confidence. The aim of these recommendations is to come out of the opening with sound development, a sound pawn structure, a secure king, and a dynamic position that gives winning chances
    img

    POWER PLAY - Popular Queen's Pawn Openings - A Repertoire for Black - Daniel King - VOLUME 25

    $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
    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 111 - PAPERBACK EDITION
    Anish Giri on the Crucial Choice for Top Players: 1.e4 or 1.d4?
    Catalog Code: B0111PYB

    The Forum Section has interesting contributions by well-known players like Bogdan Lalic and Daniel Fridman, who examines his experience in the Queen's Indian 6.d5 exd5 7.0-0 gambit line. Peter Boel made a tribute to Jobava's fun factor in the recent Russian Team Championships.
    img

    NIC Yearbook 111 - PAPERBACK EDITION

    $33.95
    Open Games with ...Bc5 - Sam Collins
    Catalog Code: WIN0509CB

    Sam Collins has designed a repertoire based on systems with …Bc5 after 1.e4 e5. Each of these lines (built around 3…Bc5 against the Ruy Lopez and the Italian, the Spanish Four Knights with 4…Bc5, 3…Bb4+ 4.c3 Bc5 against the Scotch, and 2…Bc5 against the King’s Gambit) share common aspirations of developing the bishop actively outside the pawn chain, fighting for control of the key d4-square and ultimately supporting attacking ideas on the kingside.
    img

    Open Games with ...Bc5 - Sam Collins

    $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
    Trends in Modern Openings - Rustam Rasimdzhanov
    Catalog Code: WIN0445CB

    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. But experts help. Ex- FIDE-World Champion Rustam Kasimzhanov is considered to be one of the leading experts in the field of opening preparation. In three World Championship matches he was second of Viswanathan Anand and helped him to successfully defend the title. And with Kasimdzhanov’s help and excellent opening preparation the German team surprisingly became European Team Champion 2011. 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 - Rustam Rasimdzhanov

    $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
    Reti - A Repertoire for White - Victor Bologan
    Catalog Code: WIN0518CB

    The development of the knight to f3, followed by the attack on the centre with c4, was played by almost all great champions of the past. The most valuable investment into this opening was made by Richard Reti, who scored a couple of victories with it in the 1920s, but what would it look like without Capablanca’s games or Smyslov’s fine ideas? Nowadays the main protagonist of 1.Nf3 with White is Vladimir Kramnik, who has in my opinion the deepest strategical knowledge and understanding in chess. Especially the Reti is designed for those players who like strategy, manoeuvres and plans. Who like to avoid opening tons of theory, the jungle of forced lines. In this DVD, I tried to deal with all possible Black reactions against 1.Nf3. Naturally, there is much theory left outside of it, but a repertoire for White for sure is inside.
    img

    Reti - A Repertoire for White - Victor Bologan

    $33.95
    NIC Yearbook 122 - PAPERBACK EDITION
    Vladimir Kramnik is the man to follow in the QGD
    Catalog Code: B0122PYB

    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 122 - PAPERBACK EDITION

    $33.95
    A Gambit Guide through the Open Game - Erwin L'Ami - Volume 2
    Catalog Code: WIN0488CB

    In Volume 2 of his Gambit Guide Dutch Grandmaster Erwin l’Ami brings back the romantic days of chess when pawns were routinely sacrificed in huge numbers! It features such enterprising gambits such as the Marshall Gambit, the Scotch Gambit, the Jänisch Gambit, and the Evans Gambit.
    img

    A Gambit Guide through the Open Game - Erwin L'Ami - Volume 2

    $33.95
    Winning Against King's Indian with the Main Line - Mihail Marin
    Catalog Code: WIN0448CB

    In the classical system of the King’s Indian White develops naturally and refrains from chasing ghosts looking for a refutation of Black’s set-up. White instead relies on the fact that natural play should yield him a small but lasting advantage. Many great players of the past and the present have used and use this system successfully. The videos explaining the Mar del Plata Attack (which form the main part of this DVD) offer strategic guidance and show typical tactical ideas, while presenting a detailed, solid and aggressive repertoire.
    img

    Winning Against King's Indian with the Main Line - Mihail Marin

    $33.95
    Tactics Toolbox Najdorf - Niclas Huschenbeth
    Catalog Code: WIN0421CB

    This DVD looks at the most important and most frequent tactical themes and sacrifices in the Sicilian Najdorf. Grandmaster Niclas Huschenbeth shows us the typical tactical ideas for both White and Black along with the criteria that need to be met for a particular sacrifice to work in this opening in several demonstrative games.
    img

    Tactics Toolbox Najdorf - Niclas Huschenbeth

    $33.95
    Play the Pirc Like a Grandmaster - Attacking Lines - Mihail Marin - VOL. 2
    Catalog Code: WIN0431CB

    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. When playing the Pirc one must know what to do against White‘s attacking systems.
    img

    Play the Pirc Like a Grandmaster - Attacking Lines - Mihail Marin - VOL. 2

    $33.95
    A Strategic Weapon Against 1. d4 - The Queen's Indian Defense - Victor Bologan
    Catalog Code: WIN0455CB

    The Queen’s Indian Defense is one of the most solid and rich openings against 1.d4. Together with the Nimzo-Indian and the Catalan it forms the so called “Classical Setup”, which any player should know. The Queen’s Indian is a favorite of both top players and amateurs. Victor Bologan has enjoyed the advantages of the Queen’s Indian defense for many years in open and in top tournament. He says: “The soul of the opening, the most important piece, is course the bishop on b7. Please remember this and keep it active.” Every chess enthusiast, from beginner to high level player, can profit from this DVD. Enrich your chess vocabulary, be open to new ideas: Play the Queen’s Indian!
    img

    A Strategic Weapon Against 1. d4 - The Queen's Indian Defense - Victor Bologan

    $33.95
    NIC Yearbook 114 - PAPERBACK EDITION
    Wesley So - New hero of the Ruy Lopez?
    Catalog Code: B0114PYB

    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 114 - PAPERBACK EDITION

    $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
    The Blumenfeld Gambit - A Sharp Weapon in the Benoni - Andrew Martin
    Catalog Code: WIN0516CB

    It was back in the 1920s that the Russian master Benjamin Blumenfeld invented his famous gambit 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e6 3.Nf3 c5 4.d5 b5!?, and to the present day the opening retains great popularity. Black plays for the initiative and the win from the word go. It’s all about the centre. Who will be the first to dominate this important area of the board? A fierce, immediate fight breaks out, and if either player does not know what to do, a crushing defeat could be the result. This opening is ideal for club and tournament players
    img

    The Blumenfeld Gambit - A Sharp Weapon in the Benoni - Andrew Martin

    $33.95
    Rocket Repertoire - The Four Knights - Simon Williams
    WIN0517CB
    Catalog Code: WIN0517CB

    The Four Knights has a rich and distinguished history. Like a fine wine, the Four Knights only improves with age, establishing itself as an extremely effective way of meeting 1...e5. On the outside this opening seems deceptively quiet, yet apparently natural moves can often lead to some devastating attacks. This DVD takes you through everything that you need to know in order to play this opening with confidence, starting with calm options and then moving on to the outrageous Belgrade opening.
    img

    Rocket Repertoire - The Four Knights - Simon Williams

    $33.95
    Fighting Against the Caro-Kann with the Advance Variation - Victor Bologan
    A Repertoire for White
    Catalog Code: WIN0424CB

    The Caro-Kann Defence is one of the most solid replies for Black after 1.e4. I’ve played it myself for many years with black, so I know how difficult is to gain an advantage with white. My choice of the Advance Variation for White is because of the complex strategical play in which White has a long-term space advantage. - Victor Bologan
    img

    Fighting Against the Caro-Kann with the Advance Variation - Victor Bologan

    $33.95
    NIC Yearbook 108 - PAPERBACK EDITION
    Alexander Grischuk - Mayhem in the Samisch King's Indian
    Catalog Code: B0108PYB

    New In Chess Yearbook, which appears four times a year, contains the latest news in chess openings, and each issue brings you dozens of new ideas on the cutting edge of modern chess theory. The Yearbook not only covers the latest fashion, but also offers fresh insights into underrated gambits, rare continuations, and almost forgotten weapons.
    img

    NIC Yearbook 108 - PAPERBACK EDITION

    $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
    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

Items 109 to 144 of 603 total

Page:
  1. 2
  2. 3
  3. 4
  4. 5
  5. 6

Grid  List