The OnlineChessLessons team began producing the Empire Chess DVD series in October of 2012. In little over 1 year, the Empire Chess series has become the most popular chess DVD series of the 21st century with 40+ DVDs featuring nearly 2 dozen Grandmasters! This extended series of chess videos presents an incredible collection of footage containing more than 125 hours of premium content from a variety of well-known players. The series is intended for chess players of all levels, as the content is extremely diverse and covers a wide range of topics from specific chess openings to general topics like positional sacrifices and develop tactical awareness.
Now you can watch chess DVDs on your television or computer with Grandmaster Susan Polgar, 4 time Women's World Champion. Her acclaimed video Chess the Easy Way on DVD will get you started in chess quickly and easily, improving in natural steps. In clear and engaging style Susan Polgar also teaches Essential Chess Tactics, or you can watch chess DVDs about the opening and endgame in chess - anywhere you have a DVD drive!
The ChessBase Opening Encyclopaedia offers you an effective remedy against all sorts of semi-digested knowledge and a means of building up a comprehensive and powerful repertoire. Complete: the Opening Encyclopaedia 2016 features complete coverage of all opening areas on a single DVD and constitutes the best possible introduction to opening training. Well informed: many renowned specialists in their own area of expertise have contributed to this ChessBase Opening Encyclopaedia, e.g. Avrukh, Berg, Gormally, Krasenkow, Kritz, Kuzmin, Marin, Moskalenko, Postny, Ribli, Rogozenko, Stohl, Sumets and Szabo.
Französisch ist eine der sichersten Eröffnungen gegen 1 e4. Die solide Bauernkette im Zentrum schützt den schwarzen König und bildet die Basis für Gegenangriffe an beiden Flügeln. Auf dieser DVD präsentiert Großmeister Daniel King ein Französisch-Repertoire für Schwarz. Mit Hilfe von zehn Stammpartien werden alle wichtigen Varianten, die Weiß gegen Französisch spielen kann, erläutert. Französisch ist eine der flexibelsten Eröffnungen und diese DVD empfiehlt Ihnen eine Reihe unterschiedlicher Systeme. So bleiben Sie flexibel und Ihre Gegner wissen nicht, auf welche Varianten sie sich vorbereiten sollen. Daniel King untersucht vollständige Partien und zeigt so typische Strategien für beide Seiten. Außerdem machen diese Modellpartien Lust, Französisch zu spielen. Diese DVD ist interaktiv. In wichtigen Momenten der Partie macht Großmeister King eine Pause und fordert Sie auf, den besten Zug zu finden und zu spielen. Ihre Vorschläge beantwortet er per Video-Feedback.
The French Defence is one of the most reliable openings against 1 e4. The solid central pawn chain protects Black's king and provides the basis for counter-attacks on both wings. On this DVD Grandmaster Daniel King offers you a repertoire for Black with the French. Based around ten stem games, all White’s major lines against the French are covered. The French Defence is one of the most flexible of openings. This DVD explores different systems so that you can always keep your opponent guessing as to your choice. Complete games are discussed so that one gains an idea about typical strategies for both sides. More than that, these model games provide inspiration to play the opening. This is an interactive DVD. At key moments in the games Grandmaster King pauses and puts you on the spot. You will have to find and play the best move. He then gives feedback in further video clips according to the move you chose.
The Fritz Powerbook 2016 contains 21 millions opening positions, derived from 1,5 million high class tournament games. Together with each position all relevant information is stored: all moves that were played in the position, by players of what average rating, with what success and performance results. The games from which the Fritz Powerbook 2016 were derived are also included on the PC-DVD. This means that in any position of the openings tree you can load and replay the games in which the position occurred. The Fritz Powerbook 2016 represents the state of the art of current openings theory. Discover exciting and tricky new lines and practice them against Fritz. In addition the PC-DVD has a small but very exclusive book with the strongest GM games (ELO >= 2550) from the past 100 years (2 Million positions).
"Chess, first of all, is art." - Arguably one of the world's most exciting chess players of all time, Grandmaster Mikhail Tal will always be remembered as an attacking genius. The former World Champion, who was nicknamed "The Magician from Riga" for his tactical prowess, has insprired many a chess player with his daring and electrifying style of play. With this in mind, Ginger GM in association with Dark Phoenix Media Ltd. has created it’s first interactive DVD based on this chess legend.
The exclusive annotated database. Contains more than 6.1 millions games from 1560 to 2014 in the highest ChessBase quality standard. 68,000 games contain commentary from top players, with ChessBase opening classification with more than 100,000 key positions, direct access to players, tournaments, middlegame themes, endgames.
This DVD is an excellent compilation of both performance and discussion of John Cage's prepared piano, featuring his finest interpreter. Recommended for all Cage fans and fans of modern music.