All one needs to begin at chess and advance to intermediate level. Click to purchase. Contains the perfect combination of educational and entertainment tools to grasp the basics of chess: Interactive chess teaching programs, DVD-video instruction, and complete chess playing program. 6 disks providing an incredible value. 1) INTERACTIVE CD-ROM (both PC and Mac versions included on disc!!!) Listen to Women’s World Chess Champion Alexandra Kosteniuk as she gives you in her own voice training on how to play chess, from absolute beginner on, including hints and tips on how to win your games. Practice what you’ve learned by playing against dinosaurs of different levels ad solving fun games. 2) Chess King Training Tactics 1 1000 PRACTICE EXERCISES WITH MATE IN 1 AND 2 MOVES RECOMMENDED LEVEL: BEGINNER & UNRATED, UP TO 1000 ELO

As a beginner, you can’t afford to miss mate in one or two moves if you want to improve. This course addresses that problem. The huge number of exercises presented also makes it an excellent tool even for stronger players. This CD-ROM is a great help to parents who want their child to improve at chess. The program includes 1000 Mates in One and two moves taken from practical games, and will keep you or your child busy for hours, improving at chess minute by minute. You get plenty of feedback and opportunity to track your progress. The positions are categorized Mate in one, Mate in two, few pieces, many pieces. You can choose the number of positions in the tests, as well as the material covered. 3) Chess King’s Complete Chess Course 3 DVD Set is the quickest and easiest way to learn the chess basics, the patterns, tips, strategies, techniques which will turn you from a beginner into an accomplished chess player. 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. 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. Ideal for Junior and improving players to reach club player level. Useful for parents and coaches to gather material for their chess lessons. The high quality DVDs feature 12th Women’s World Chess Champion and Chess Queen™ Alexandra Kosteniuk and a portion of the proceeds go to support her Chess Fund. Volume 1: Chess opening Principles. Demonstrates that you don’t need to try to memorize hundreds of openings variations as long as you play the opening by following common basic ideas. 20 chapters, 100 minutes. Volume 2: Basic Tactics and Strategy. You’ll discover a variety of tactical weapons and strategy concepts that you could use over and over to win material and provide you with a lasting edge. 27 chapters, 120 minutes. The DVDs are zone “0” or “ALL” which means they are guaranteed play anywhere in the world (including USA zone 1, Europe zone 2, etc.), and they work on any normal DVD player or PC or Mac. Volume 3: Endgames. When few pieces are left on the board, knowing the proper procedures can spell the difference between victory and defeat. 22 chapters, 70 minutes. 4) Chess King 2 with Houdini 2 is the summer 2013 version of the top selling Chess King chess software. Chess King 2 is now as easy-to-use and as powerful than ever, includes more games and puzzles, and is powered by the super grandmaster engine Houdini 2. It is complete, includes all you need to start, GM engine, GigaKing database with over 5 million games, huge opening trees, training puzzles, and much more. The best value product we have. Chess King 2 is a new and versatile tool for chess players and is an ideal introduction for the beginner, a challenging opponent for the practiced amateur, and an invaluable coach for the aspiring master. Chess King emphasizes simplicity of use in training players. However, it is more than just a traditional training program as it includes an extremely strong chess engine and a huge professional database. It is also a convenient tool for analyzing and studying one’s opponent before facing them at a tournament. Buying Chess King 2 is like getting several products and paying only for one, a professional chess software system, the largest game database available GigaKing, the super grandmaster chess engine Houdini 2, 1500 chess puzzles for all chess levels, a unique random playing mode, and much, much more. Included: Houdini 2, GigaKing Database, Full opening tree, Chess puzzles, over one hundred opening positions, Photos of over 1600 chess players. Houdini 2 – a chess engine rated well above 3000 Elo is an excellent choice for analysis. Considering such a strong engine can be frustrating to play against, Houdini 2 includes various kinds of handicaps that can be set up using the Chess King interface. The version of Houdini 2 that comes with Chess King is a single processor one. GigaKing Database contains over five million chess games. This database includes games from the 16th century up to April 2013. Full opening tree is a statistics database of positions in the GigaKing database. The program is very easy to use, with over 20 video tutorials available on the publisher’s site and a possibility to send questions and feedback to the manufacturers. More features than programs costing many times more. Old Price: $158.00 Price: $99.95 You save: $58.05