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Learn and improve your chess openings knowledge with software on DVD

ChessBase is the leading producer of quality chess training software. Primarily European masters and grandmasters of chess present expert knowledge of popular as well as obscure chess openings.

Hone your chess knowledge or learn a new chess opening with expert annotations, video segments, and games to play through right on your PC. Both the DVD and CD products are intended for your PC only. They will not play on standalone DVD players.
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ChessBase Tutorials: Openings Vol 1: The Open Game The ABC of Chess Openings 2nd Edition (DVD) - Martin How to Play the Najdorf, Vol. 1 - Kasparov
The ABC of Chess Openings 2nd Edition (DVD) - Martin
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How to Play the Najdorf, Vol. 1 - Kasparov
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Today's way to learn chess! The ChessBase Tutorials are a new series in the publishing program of ChessBase. In the all new, ABC of Chess Openings,  Martin explores the diverse possibilities available in the opening phase of the game. Mr. Kasparov Series No. 2. The Najdorf system in the Sicilian Defence has a legendary reputation as a defensive weapon for Black.
Fritz Trainer Opening: The Pirc Defence (DVD) - Davies How to Play the Najdorf, Vol. 3 - Kasparov How to Play the Najdorf, Vol. 2 - Kasparov
The Pirc Defence (DVD) - Davies
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How to Play the Najdorf, Vol. 3 - Kasparov
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How to Play the Najdorf, Vol. 2 - Kasparov
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The Pirc Defence is a highly flexible and double-edged opening with which Black can avoid premature simplification and go for the full point.
Mr. Kasparov Series No. 4
The Najdorf system in the Sicilian Defence has a legendary reputation as a defensive weapon for Black.
Mr. Kasparov Series No. 3
The Najdorf system in the Sicilian Defense has a legendary reputation as a defensive weapon for Black.
The King's Gambit (CD) - Bangiev The ABC of the Modern Slav 2nd Edition (DVD) - Martin ABC of the Czech Benoni (DVD) - Martin
The King's Gambit (CD) - Bangiev
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The ABC of the Czech Benoni - Martin
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The King's Gambit is considered one of the most complicated yet one of the most beautiful chess openings. The Slav defense to the Queen's Gambit always had a solid reputation, but only in the last 15 years the popularity of the opening has taken off. We are going to see some fascinating chess here and by the end of the DVD, I hope to have convinced you that the Czech Benoni is well worth playing.
Slav Defense (CD) - Rogozenko Fritz Trainer Opening: The French Defence (DVD) - Ziegler Fritz Trainer Opening: The Sveshnikov Variation of the Sicilian (DVD) - Van Wely
Slav Defense (CD) - Rogozenko
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The solidity of the Slav is obvious.  With the moves 1.d4 d5 2.c4 c6 Black supported his center while at the same time leaving scope for his bishop c8. The French defense is a very powerful opening against 1.e4-players who plays aggressively. In this DVD you will be presented a coherent strategic opening repertoire against 1.e4. A feast for all fans of tactics.
Pirc Defence - GM School St. Petersburg (CD) - Lugovoi World Champion's Guide to the Petroff - Kasimdzhanov 1.e4 For The Creative Attacker - Davies
The Pirc Defence - GM School St. Petersburg (CD) - Lugovoi
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1.e4 For The Creative Attacker - Davies
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The centerpiece of the CD is a small database with 8 database texts and 116 sample games where the author GM Aleksei Lugovoi has compiled all his knowledge about this opening. Kasimdzhanov will examine the most popular lines and provides a large number of ideas that will enable you to play Petroff successfully with either color. On this DVD Davies presents a complete repertoire for White comprising unusual but aggressive lines.
The Sveshnikov Sicilian - Rogozenko The Advance Caro-Kann 2nd edition - Shirov Isolated Queens Pawn (CD) - Ripperger
The Sveshnikov Sicilian - Rogozenko
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The Advance Caro-Kann 2nd edition - Shirov
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Isolated Queens Pawn (CD) - Ripperger
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Grandmaster Dorian Rogozenko is one of the greatest experts of the Sveshnikov. Plans for both White and Black after 1.e4 c6 2.d4 d5 3.e5 Bf5. Reinhold Ripperger presents the basic IQP techniques and maneuvers, demonstrating strengths and weakness of the isolani in many classical games
What Grandmasters Dont See  Vol. 2: Discovered Attack (DVD) - Ashley Pocket Encyclopedia of Opening Blunders Beating the Sicilian: A Grandmasters repertoire Vol. 2 (DVD) - Bologan
Pocket Encyclopedia of Opening Blunders
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In Volume 2 of his three part series, Ashley shows that no other standard tactical theme is more over-rated, overlooked, and misunderstood than the Discovered Attack. Pocket Encyclopedia of Opening Blunders is our new training software for the Pocket PC dedicated to chess openings. 5hr, 40 min software DVD. Explore some clear lines that will help you combat the most interesting opening, the Najdorf Variation, as well as the most romantic line in the Sicilian, the Dragon Variation!
My Best Games in The Spanish Volume 1 - Shirov Chess Combinations Encyclopedia French Defence Strategy - Davies (PC-DVD)
My Best Games in The Spanish Volume 1 - Shirov
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Chess Combinations Encyclopedia
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French Defence Strategy - Davies (PC-DVD)
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More than 4.5 hours private tuition with one of the most exciting top-class players in the world! A fundamental program on chess tactics. Davies explains the strategy behind the French Defence by examining typical pawn structures and explaining the plans and ideas for both sides.
Two Knight's Defence - Trent (DVD) Beating the Sicilian: A Grandmasters repertoire Vol. 1 (DVD) - Bologan Know the Terrain Vol. 2 The Capablanca Structure (DVD) - Collins
Two Knight's Defence - Trent (DVD)
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Once labeled a foolish and primitive lunge by the old masters, white ignores his development in order to immediately attack the Achilles Heel of blacks position on f7. Enjoy The Sicilian, still the most fascinating and complex opening, take on its challenges and plunge into a world of combinations, attacks and counter-attacks! Gain a deeper understanding of pawn structure and get the edge on your opponent!
First steps in attack (DVD) - Martin The ABC of the Alekhine, 2nd Edition (DVD) - Martin The Catalan: a complete repertoire for White! (DVD) - Bologan
First steps in attack (DVD) - Martin
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For players under 2200 wanting a basic grounding to enhance improvement, this DVD offers thinking points that help lay out a foundation in attacking chess! 7hr 30 min chess software DVD. Why should you not underestimate the Alekhine's Defense? Find out why in 2011 black still gets a tough defense and must be taken seriously! The Catalan is one of the most solid openings for White.
Power Play 15  Practical Pawn Endgames (DVD) - King Chess Expertise Step by Step  Vol. 2: Mastering Strategy (DVD) - Grivas Chess Expertise Step by Step  Vol. 1: Unexpected Tactics (DVD) - Grivas
Powerplay 15 Practical Pawn Endgames (DVD) - King
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The aim of this DVD is to provide you with the practical skills and knowledge that you will need to play a king and pawn endgame. "Mastering Strategy" tries to cover important aspects of this field and to help you to assimilate knowledge and understand in depth the proper handling of strategy in certain cases This DVD covers important sections of tactics in chess and helps to understand in depth the proper handling of (unexpected) tactics in certain cases.
Chessbase Tutorials - Openings Vol. 3: Queens Gambit & Queens Pawn Game (DVD) Beating the Sicilian: A Grandmasters repertoire Vol. 3 (DVD) - Bologan Attacking with the Benko Gambit - Ramirez
Attacking with the Benko Gambit - Ramirez
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King, Stohl, Schandorff, Collins and Lilov will acquaint you with the basics of these systems and give you valuable recommendations as to what to play. 5hr chess software DVD. Deals with Blacks second move 2....e6 which he usually adopts when striving for a complex game full of subtleties in order to outplay White, especially when his opponent is lower rated. This DVD covers all the potential variations that arise after 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 c5 3.d5 b5.
The ABC of the Bogo Indian Power Play 19: Attack with 1.e4. Part 2 - King The English Hedgehog Defence - Ftacnik
The ABC of the Bogo Indian - Martin
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Powerplay 19: Attack with 1.e4. Part 2 - King
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The English Hedgehog Defence - Ftacnik
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Over nearly 5 hours and 35 or so games, nearly all of which are played by GM's and IM's, will help you learn how this opening works.
This DVD provides you with a repertoire of attacking lines against: The Scandinavian, Alekhine's Defence, The Petroff, The Philidor, The Pirc and The Modern Defence (1.e4g6). This DVD by Lubomir Ftacnik deals with the Hedgehog structure and its phenomenal potential for generating active counterplay with Black.
First Steps in Opening Play - Martin
First Steps in Opening Play - Martin
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The idea of the series is to provide a basic grounding in a variety of subjects, which will assist general all-round improvement.
   
 
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