Chess Eras (IMHO)

I think the past has seen these eras of chess. Ancient, Romantic, Classical, and Scientific. Now I think we are entering the Technological (and maybe final era). Computer aided instruction, databases, engines, and online opponents from around the world. These are why I would call this the Technological Era of chess. Ancient – Prehistoric to… Continue reading Chess Eras (IMHO)

My System Study Group

Join me and others as we go through Aron Nimzowitsch’s My System 21st Century Edition. Get the book. You’ll need to read as we study. I have all the examples from the book as a database. I’m creating interactive boards with added notation for each example from the book. If your on (If not… Continue reading My System Study Group

New Fire 6 vs Komodo 9

I downloaded the new version of Fire and set it in a match against Komodo. Time controls were 5 minutes with a 5 second delay. Here is the result. Fire won as White and drew as Black to take the match. Game 1   Game 2