The Endgame Magic Christmas Calendar - Door 1

by Arne Kaehler
12/1/2021 – Last year you could open 24 calendar doors and guess the Fritztrainer correctly. This year it's all about magical endgames. Thanks to our endgame expert GM Dr. Karsten Müller, we have put together a potpourri of endgame riddles for you. If you can find the right answer, you automatically enter a raffle with plenty of prizes to be won. Among them, our big Christmas surprise packages!

Chess Endgames 1 to 14 Chess Endgames 1 to 14

All endgame DVDs by Karsten Müller in one package! More than 70 hours of instruction! from "Basic knowledge for beginners" (volume 1) to "Practical Rook Endgames" (volume 8) to the ever-popular "Golden Guidelines of Endgame Play" (volume 14).

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Endgame Magic Christmas Calendar

Door 1

From today on, we let you open 24 Calendar doors, where you simply have to answer the endgame riddle correctly. Some puzzles are very straightforward, and others require a bit more research.

If you guess correct, you can automatically take part in a Christmas surprise package raffle, with other many valuable prizes.

Off to our first endgame riddle in the video below:

 

Click here to make a guess!

And write the answer like this - e.g.: A, B, C or D

Please also add your own full name, e-mail, and in which country you currently live in.

Kindly understand, that you can only give an answer until the NEXT day 12:00 CET.

All winners will be informed on the 27th of December by email, and on the ChessBase news site.

The more Endgame Magic riddles you can solve correctly every day, the higher the chances are to win bigger prizes in the end.

As a short reminder, here are the 90 winners from last year

You need help to solve this puzzle? Try the link below

Magic of Chess Tactics 2

FM Claus Dieter Meyer has put under the microscope a comprehensive fund of topical and timeless games / fragments. On video Hamburg GM Dr. Karsten Müller has outlined corner points of Meyer's work and created 14 tests plus 10 interactive test sets.

We also highly recommend to always check Karsten Mueller's Endgame Training, in our ChessBase video section:

ChessBase Videos: Karsten Mueller's Endgame Training


Arne Kaehler, a creative thinker who is passionate about board games in general was born in Hamburg and learned how to play chess at a very young age. Through teaching chess to youth teams and creating chess content on YouTube, Arne was able to extend this passion onto others and has even made an online chess course for anyone who wants to learn how to play this game. Currently, Arne blogs for the English news page of ChessBase and focuses on creating promotional and entertaining articles.
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