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How To Get Chess.com Premium For Free

How To Get Chess.com Premium For Free Chess.com is one of the most popular online chess platforms in the world, with millions of players and thousands of features. I’m sure you also know that a Chess.com Premium Membership significantly improves your enjoyment of the platform. Depending on whichΒ  Membership you choose, it gives you access … Read more

Best chess Openings according to chatgpt

We Asked ChatGPT For The Best Chess Openings. Here’s What It Said.

We Asked ChatGPT For The Best Chess Openings. Here’s What It Said. It is well-known that ChatGPT doesn’t make for a good chess player. But, it does have quite a lot of knowledge when it comes to the history of chess, chess players and everything that doesn’t require actually playing the game. In a sense, … Read more

Chess.com Premium – Monthly or Annual Membership?

Chess.com Premium – Monthly or Annual Membership? Chess.com probably offers the most complete and competitive premium subscription money can buy in the chess world today. You’ll get to play as much as you want, analyse your games, use chess improvement tools and enjoy countless other benefits. But, there is one question that remains unanswered: Should … Read more

We Let Stockfish Play Against ChatGPT…

We let Stockfish Play Against ChatGPT… In the name of chess science, we wanted to see what would happen if we let the strongest publicly available chess engine (Stockfish 15.1) play chess against the new OpenAI chat bot called Chat GPT. You’ll be able to read the whole conversation with Chessily playing as Stockfish (black … Read more

10 Mind-Blowing Chess Facts and Statistics

10 Mind-Blowing Chess Facts and Statistics In this article, we’ll look at some astounding chess trivia, statistics and facts that will amaze both seasoned expert as well as chess beginners alike. From the longest tournament game to the earliest known chess manuscripts, these chess facts be sure to give you a new appreciation for the … Read more


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10 Mind-Blowing Chess Facts and Statistics

10 Mind-Blowing Chess Facts and Statistics In this article, we’ll look at some astounding chess trivia, statistics and facts that will amaze both seasoned expert as well as chess beginners alike. From the longest tournament game to the earliest known chess manuscripts, these chess facts be sure to give you a new appreciation for the … Read more

Why Do Chess Players Resign Early?

Why Do Chess Players Resign Early? If you’re a regular enjoyer of chess tournaments, you might have noticed that chess players (especially Grandmasters and other top players) tend to surrender their games way too early (at least from a non-pro perspective). Today, we’ll try to shed some light on why chess players resign games and … Read more

How To Make Money With Chess

Chess and Money – Can Chess Even Be a Career? For the vast majority of people, chess is as much a hobby as it is a souce of joy. But for some people, it can also be a source of income. In this article, we will explore the various ways in which chess players can … Read more

Is Chess a Sport?

Is Chess a Sport? While chess is a recreational activity for most, whether chess constitutes as a sport or not has been the subject of many debates in recent years. While it might seem like a useless discussion at first, it actually has real-world implications for chess players and the game as a whole β€” … Read more

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In this category you will find a variety of articles on how to improve your chess, as well as reviews of different chess equipment and software.

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Chess Science Explained

We love covering science, especially when it involves chess! That’s why this exclusive category on chess science was born.

Chess and Insanity: Does Chess Make People Go Crazy?

Chess and Insanity: A Look at the Facts For centuries, chess has been considered a strategic and intellectual game. But some believe that the intense focus and mental strain required to play the game can lead to insanity. Is there some truth to this and should you be worried about going crazy when playing chess? … Read more

Chess and Intelligence: Can You Be Smart and Bad at Chess?

Chess and Intelligence: A Look at The Facts Chess is a game that is often associated with intelligence. Many people believe that being good at chess means that you are smart. But is that really true? In this article, we will explore the relationship between intelligence and chess ability, and whether or not the two … Read more

How Chess Can Cause Stress

Can Chess Cause Stress? While playing chess can provide many benefits, including improved concentration, problem-solving skills, and critical thinking, it can also cause stress. In fact, some people find the intensity of chess to be overwhelming and avoid playing the game altogether. Not to mention the stress you feel when blundering a piece or running … Read more

The 8 Ways Chess Can Relieve Stress

Does Chess Relieve Stress? Chess is a beloved game that has been played for centuries. Not only is it a fun and challenging way to pass the time, but it can also have numerous benefits for your mental health. In particular, chess can be a great way to relieve stress and improve your overall well-being. … Read more

Does Playing Chess Burn Calories? And How Many?

Does Playing Chess Burn Calories? If Yes, How Many? Chess is often thought of as a sedentary activity, but recent research has shown that it can actually be a good way to burn calories. In this article, we will explore the calorie-burning potential of chess and discuss how it can be incorporated into a healthy … Read more


Everything Online Chess

We all love playing chess over-the-board, but there is no doubt that online chess is here to stay. If it involves playing online, it’s in this category.

How To Get Chess.com Premium For Free

How To Get Chess.com Premium For Free Chess.com is one of the most popular online chess platforms in the world, with millions of players and thousands of features. I’m sure you also know that a Chess.com Premium Membership significantly improves your enjoyment of the platform. Depending on whichΒ  Membership you choose, it gives you access … Read more

Best chess Openings according to chatgpt

We Asked ChatGPT For The Best Chess Openings. Here’s What It Said.

We Asked ChatGPT For The Best Chess Openings. Here’s What It Said. It is well-known that ChatGPT doesn’t make for a good chess player. But, it does have quite a lot of knowledge when it comes to the history of chess, chess players and everything that doesn’t require actually playing the game. In a sense, … Read more

Chess.com Premium – Monthly or Annual Membership?

Chess.com Premium – Monthly or Annual Membership? Chess.com probably offers the most complete and competitive premium subscription money can buy in the chess world today. You’ll get to play as much as you want, analyse your games, use chess improvement tools and enjoy countless other benefits. But, there is one question that remains unanswered: Should … Read more

We Let Stockfish Play Against ChatGPT…

We let Stockfish Play Against ChatGPT… In the name of chess science, we wanted to see what would happen if we let the strongest publicly available chess engine (Stockfish 15.1) play chess against the new OpenAI chat bot called Chat GPT. You’ll be able to read the whole conversation with Chessily playing as Stockfish (black … Read more

How To Play Chess Together Online With Friends for Free

How To Play Chess Together Online With Friends for Free Playing chess is an awesome way to spend time. Especially if you play it against friends (or enemies for that matter)! In our step-by-step guide, we will walk you through the exact process of setting up an online chess game with your friends, using only … Read more

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