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The Chess King's Complete Chess Course is the quickest and easiest way to go from a novice chess player to an accomplished one. The DVD video format makes it simple to improve your chess. Just watch, listen and learn. This Course is a fountain of knowledge for parents and coaches as well.
The set contains close to 5 hours of structured instruction with over 100 ready-to-use examples of sound chess fundamentals.
Recommended for players Unrated to 1500 Elo.
Disk 1: Opening Principles disk. It demonstrates that you don't need to try to memorize hundreds of opening variations as long as you play the opening by following common basic ideas. You'll learn all about fast development, centralization, mobility, and defense, all of which will help you get a good position which will lead directly into a playable middle game.
Disk 2: Tactics and Strategy disk. You'll discover a variety of tactical weapons that you could use over and over to win material and gain an advantage over your opponents. You'll also learn all about chess strategy, plans and formations that will provide you with a lasting edge.
Disk 3: Endgames disk. When few pieces are left on the board, knowing the proper procedures can spell the difference between victory and defeat. In this DVD, you will be introduced to the most common chess endgames. Knowing these key concepts and positions will increase your success in your tournament practice and will allow you to convert a material advantage into a win. You will learn about opposition, triangulation, Philidor and Lucena positions, and more.
Some reviews on Amazon are as follows:
Stuart C. - This is an excellent chess course if you want to advance/improve beyond basic fundamentals. It teaches common mistakes and simple rules of thumb to follow when playing which will advance your game considerably. My 9 yr old daughter watched them a few times also and has improved noticeably. I highly recommend if you wish to become a better player and learn opening, strategy, and closing fundamentals from the experts!
Marcelino Wilson - I receive this product yesterday and I have learned so many new trick and trap to get advantage over my opponent, win material with discover attack an so on.I am learning how to develop my pieces in the right way and get ready for the middle game. This is the kind of help I was looking for to improve my chess skill. I'm glad I order this COURSE. Anyone that want to increase his or her knowledge in chess, should not miss this product in your library!
george grant - THIS IS FIRST TIME I BOUGHT CHESS DVD.
I AM VERY SATISFIED WITH THIS PRODUCT.
WILL BUY OTHERS FROM CHESS KING ETC.
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