1. Modernized: The King's Indian
2. CHESS Magazine - May 2014
3. Opening Encyclopaedia 2014
4. A Practical White Repertoire Vol 3
5. Deluxe Sicilion Chess Mat
6. Storage Case for DGT Clocks
8. Van Perlo's Endgame Tactics
7. Play the Accelerated Dragon
9. Master Class Vol 2: Mihail Tal
10. Board Games from India to Spain

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Learn Chess! Beginner's Chess Course

Revelation II with Ebony Pieces - Luxury Wooden Chess Set and Integrated Chess ComputerHave you always wanted to learn chess but not known where to start?

The London Chess Centre can help, learn the basics in just six weeks, with friendly and informal group teaching. The course is aimed at complete beginners and will teach everything from how the pieces move, to tactics, openings, end-game and middle-game techniques. You will be taught by an experienced chess player and provided with hand-outs, summarising everything covered and allowing you to practice puzzles and study examples .

The course is offered at £50, which includes a free beverage at each session and will be held at Nourish Cafe, 72 Baker Street.

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Grandmaster Preparation: Endgame Play by Aagaard

Revelation II with Ebony Pieces - Luxury Wooden Chess Set and Integrated Chess ComputerJacob Aagaard presents the reader with a few key concepts in the endgame and invites him to test his skills with a lot of examples from recent tournament practice.

Where many endgame books are theoretical and emphasize memorization, Endgame Play is based entirely in the real world, where the ability to react precisely in technical positions is a life skill. Read more


New! Universal Storage & Travel Case for DGT Clocks

Revelation II with Ebony Pieces - Luxury Wooden Chess Set and Integrated Chess ComputerThis universal clock storage case transports and stores up to ten DGT clocks. Instead of fitting one specific type of clock the case fits any type of DGT clock.

It is made from aluminium and it is internally padded with foam to ensure that the clocks are protected and secured in place while in transit. The case is also fitted with a key lock for added security.

Ideal for the chess clubs and tournament organisers that want to protect their most valuable assets - the digital chess clocks. This clock box can accommodate the following models of DGT chess clock: DGT2010, DGT XL, DGT North American and DGT Easy and Easy Plus chess clocks. Read more

The World's Most Advanced Chess Computer!

Revelation II with Ebony Pieces - Luxury Wooden Chess Set and Integrated Chess ComputerDGT presents to you the Revelation II with Ebony Pieces - Luxury Wooden Chess Set and Integrated Chess Computer

Designed for your ultimate chess playing experience, Revelation II is the perfect combination of a luxurious wooden chess board and integrated chess computer system developed in the Netherlands by Digital Game Technology and Phoenix Chess Systems. The tournament size chess board is an innovative DGT sensor board with individual piece recognition and inlaid LED lights to indicate the chess moves. Read more

Huge Sale on Chess Sets, Books, Software and DVDs

CHESS SALEHuge clearance sale both in store and online with savings of up to 60%! These include luxury wooden chess sets, chess books, chess software and chess DVDs.

We're constantly adding to our sale too so if you don't see something you like immediately, check back later to see if there's anything new on offer! Click here to save up to 60%


Improve Your Chess with Tania Sachdev

Improve your chess with Tania SachdevEven less-experienced chess players have learnt how to develop their pieces in the opening or even know certain opening variations by heart. But when the middlegame starts, they don’t know how to judge positions and develop their play – and their ches s stagnates. On this DVD, well-known Indian WGM Tania Sachdev shows you how to evaluate certain positions and then find the right concepts and plans on the basis of her own games. See free preview here

April Fools 2014: Carlsen - Anand Rematch Cancelled!

April Fools 2014The FIDE President Kirsan Ilyumzhinov has used his executive powers to cancel the rematch between Magnus Carlsen and Vishy Anand. Carlsen's next opponent will be a Presidential wild card, the identity of whom is unknown. Anand qualified for a shot at regaining the title after dominating last month's Candidates tournament staged at Khanty Mansiysk.

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Grandmaster Repertoire: The Classical Slav by Avrukh

Classical SlavGrandmaster Repertoire 17 - The Classical Slav - provides a sound and active repertoire based on 1.d4 d5 2.c4 c6 3.Nf3 Nf6 4.Nc3 dxc4. White’s early deviations from move 3 onwards are also covered. GM Boris Avrukh has had the Slav in his repertoire throughout his career and has never lost a serious game with it.

Download a free PDF sample here

Boris Avrukh is a grandmaster from Israel. He is an Olympiad gold medalist, former World Junior Champion and analysis partner of World Championship finalists.


FIDE World Candidates Tournament is Concluded

FIDE Candidates 2014Viswanathan Anand concluded the FIDE Candidates Tournament with a draw against Peter Svidler for a total of 8,5/14 points. FIDE President Kirsan Ilyumzhinov made the honorary move for the World Championship qualifier. Read more



Deep Junior 13.8 - 64 Bit Multiprocessor Version

Deep Junior 13.8Deep Junior is back – and as strong as ever.

This program has been used for over a decade by top players as a secret weapon to find astounding novelties and ideas, where traditional chess engines only see uninspired moves. The reason is clear: Junior has its own special search techniques and evaluation functions that makes it different to any other chess program. It is enterprising and entertaining, sacrificing material for initiative whenever it sees a chance, providing new ideas in traditional positions against man or machine. Read More


CHESS Magazine Survey 2014

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BBC: The Master Game Series 6 and 7 on DVD Now

BBC Master GameThe eagerly awaited Master Game series are now available on DVD. Both series are available to order here:

BBC: The Master Game Series 6 (2 DVD Video Set)

BBC: The Master Game Series 7 (2 DVD Video Set)

BBC: Both The Master Game Series 6 and 7 (4 DVD Video Set)

Call 0207 486 7015 to order or pick up your copy at our central london retail store: 44 Baker Street, London, W1U 7RT

Dominic Lawson Takes on Public Figures

Dominic Lawson Across the BoardAcross The Board as chess comes to Radio 4

Chess author and aficionado Dominic Lawson will square up to former heavyweight champion boxer Lennox Lewis, among others, as part of a BBC Radio 4 series that sees chess moves return to BBC radio for the first time in half a century.


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Visit our Chess ShopUnlike most online stores we also have a shop located in the heart of London where we hope to welcome you soon. The store on Baker Street is open Monday to Saturday 9.30am to 6pm and from 11am to 5pm on Sundays. We are also open late on Thursday evenings till 7pm. Of course, if you have any questions our specialist members of staff will be more than happy to help.

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Kasparov on Kasparov Part 2Garry Kasparov on Garry Kasparov Part 2

Garry Kasparov on Garry Kasparov: Part II is the second volume in a major three-volume series made unique by the fact that it records the greatest chess battles played by the greatest chessplayer of all-time. Kasparov's series of historical volumes have received great critical and public acclaim for their rigorous analysis and comprehensive detail regarding the developments in chess that occurred both on and off the board.

Part 2 available to purchase right here

Part 1 available to purchase right here

Chess Trainer AppLCC Pack from Chess Trainer App

The London Chess Classic lesson pack for Chess Trainer allows you to experience the drama of games between the world's top players, from one of the most exciting tournaments of 2012. This pack contains the 25 most instructive games from the tournament, all with annotations. You will be encouraged to think like a Grandmaster with interactive questions about critical positions. By analysing such moments in each game you will develop your calculation skills and positional play. Read More

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