If you are an avid chess player, you may be already familiar with ChessFriends.com. It is a website fully dedicated to The Royal Game, made by players for players. Until recently it was mainly focused on providing online chess games against computer and human opponents, various tournaments and even simultaneous exhibitions against well-established chess grandmasters. In addition, it has been a learning resource offering a variety of articles to enhance and develop playing skills, which also proved to be successful.
Therefore, ChessFriends.com is coming up with a new concept of video lectures on games by famous Grandmasters. The lectures are provided by Slovakia’s current best player – GM Jan Markos. As chess is constantly evolving, the videos are mainly focused on recent games at the most prestigious tournaments from all over the world.
The idea is simple – instead of concentrating on decades old games, ChessFriends.com takes into account the current developments in game style and latest tactics from the top chess players of the world. This should provide readers with more out-of-the box thinking, fuelling their in-game creativity and further expanding the borders in their tactical thinking. The most recent video lecture is available here:
Apart from being a , ChessFriends.com still remains a great place to play and test your newly-gained skills.