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June of 2019 is now behind us and tradition dictates that once again we take a look at the new arrivals section and round up the most interesting announcements of the last month. Our new range of roll-up chessboards was certainly the hottest in our new arrival section over the past month. A few other notable …

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Since there are hundreds’ of design and sizes for a chess set, not every set is ideal for tournament play. According to FIDE, the organization which conducts chess tournaments, have set the standard for the chess equipment. The material of the chess set should be of plastic or wooden with the pieces should be proportionate …

The post Tournament Chess Sets – 5 Incredible Chess Sets to Choose from! appeared first on .

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May of 2019 was kicked off with one of the most exciting releases so far this year – Plastic chess pieces. Our plastic series chess pieces category immediately sparked a lot of interest among chess fans due to its low price & high value. And while we’re on the subject of chess pieces, few other …

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In a game of chess, there are six different chess pieces or chessmen used on a chessboard. These are King, Queen, Bishop, Knight, Rook, and Pawn. On a chessboard, a chess player starts playing with 16 pieces of chessmen either with white sides of pieces or black(dark) side of pieces. Every rated game contains 1 …

The post Chess Pieces Moves – An illustrated guide appeared first on .

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Thanks to Mike John Ladzinski for accepting our request. Being an avid chess collector, we have asked him a certain set of questions to whom he replied candidly.   1. When and from where did you get the inspiration for your chess-collecting journey? When I started tournament and club play in the 70’s I played on and …

The post In conversation with the world’s renowned collector, Mike J Ladzinski appeared first on .

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There’s no doubt that the chess reproductions are always a hot topic in the chess community, regardless of what time of the year it is. To fulfill the aspirations of the chess collector community, we at chessbazaar, introduced several reproductions & some luxury chess sets in our biggest chess carnival 2019. For the full scoop …

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Chess collection for some is a passion to preserve the history for the generations to come. Chess as we all know, dated back to 6th century BC, mostly played among the Kings and the idea behind the game was to make a war strategy. It is a 2-player strategy game and since then many modifications …

The post Start your chess collection now – Be a chess collector appeared first on .

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The older I get the more I appreciate the chess because chess is life. There can be no greater depth to this strategic game than the very opening itself, some players actually believe the study of openings is the winning of the game itself, its a debate. Related: Chess Tournament Rules & Regulations – Fide Approved But …

The post History, Openings, and Strategy of Chess by Steven Connolly appeared first on .

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My interest in chessmen collecting started way back in 1995 on a small scale basis. Not until till June 2017 when Mike John Ladzinski included me into his FB group page “Staunton Chess Set vintage and new post your set” suddenly my interest grows and the collection increased exponentially. Collecting for me is quite different …

The post My Journey as a Chess Collector by Stephen Kong (Chess Praxis) appeared first on .

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Another month flew by and the chess world is slowly getting settled back to normal after the huge Easter sale ended at chessbazaar.com. Speaking of launches, only GM Blitz Edition Staunton series chess set made the headlines last month. To fulfill the aspirations of the chess collector community, we at chessbazaar, introduced the Chess Carnival …

The post MONTHLY ROUND-UP – MARCH 2019 appeared first on .

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