To avoid them or to play them, you have to know them. In Gambit Guide Volume 2 we see enterprising gambits such as Frankenstein-Dracula Gambit, the Cochrane Gambit, the Belgrade Gambit and, of course, the mother of all gambits: the King’s Gambit.
To avoid them or to play them, you have to know them. In two Volumes we see gambits such as Frankenstein-Dracula Gambit, the Cochrane Gambit, the Belgrade Gambit, the King’s Gambit, Marshall Gambit, the Scotch Gambit, the Jänisch Gambit and many more.
For the first time we have used exclusively games from the engine room on playchess.com for the Ruy Lopez Powerbook 2016. The tremendous number of 1.1 million games in the Ruy Lopez allows meaningful statistical analyses even amongst side variations.
The Open Powerbook 2016 contains all the other open games (except the Ruy Lopez). It will consist predominantly of engine games (333 000), with in addition top class material from Mega (40 000) and a small number of correspondence games (4000).
A high level and exciting candidates tournament with the authors Anand, Karjakin and Kasimdzhanov is the focal point of the latest issue. It also includes 14 new suggestions for your repertoire. You can look forward to an enriched training programme!
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ChessBase Reader 2013
ChessBase Reader 2013. The new ChessBase Reader conveniently displays all installed databases and training titles - with a modern menu ribbon look. With the free ChessBase reader, you can open all standard file formats (.cbh, .cbf, .pgn), play through games on a stunningly rendered board, watch ChessBase training videos and much more. Download it for free now! Free download available here.