The basics of chess
This holiday season, get a head start on your goals for the new year with this introductory chess course. Learn the basics and begin your journey to chess mastery!
Get to know the board. An introduction to the 64 squares on the chess board.
Do you know the pieces and how they move? Learn about the movement of each of the pieces.
Now that you know a few basics
Time to meet a World Champion
Open Tips from a World Champion
How do you get good at chess? What are the next steps in learning chess? We recommend exploring the world of openings! Openings are the initial moves made in chess!
Now you know all the basic terms and rules. Onto some tactics: elementary checkmates!
Congratulations! You have made it and know the basics of chess. What's next?
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