A Chess Love Story?
It’s great when we can see some new and creative chess stories – this adorable video entitled “Illegal Move” isn’t just for chess enthusiasts – it’s the sort of thing i’d expect out of a pixar short! One of my coworkers had it up on his page, and I thought it was something that would be great to share.
Taken from the Vimeo page (it was uploaded by Team Rock-It.
I’ll leave the synopsis out – let yourself be surprised. It’s only a few minutes long, but it’s really worth a look. Absolutely adorable. …
SPECIAL BLACK FRIDAY WEB-BUSTERS
This year he have decided to go all-out, and we’re giving early access to past and current customers!
Available until 11/29, we have a huge list of chess webbusters, with more to be added as we go over the Black Friday Weekend. You can access them now, live on our site – the full website advertisement will come up on Black Friday, but our viewers get to know about it early!
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We’re quite busy with the holiday season right now, so I don’t have a lot of time to talk. That being said, one of the other things I like to do – especially when i want to unwind – is play Dragon Age: Inquisition.
What does that have to do with chess sets and a chess store, you might ask?
While you’re out adventuring in the game, your NPC (non playing character) teammates will banter about with each other. You can have different folks on your mission, but if you have two of the NPC characters together – a big …
A chess match “loophole”? Understanding Touch Move during your Chess game
It is not unusual for us to get a lot of chess questions here at the store. That’s perfectly fine – when we can help, we’re happy to do it. The fact is, while I may know a lot about chess sets and chess pieces, i’m not a rated player myself and am more into the ‘games’ side of “Your Move Chess & Games”.
That being said, several of my co-workers have either been on a chess team or play chess casually or religiously. AJ frequents chess.com as a …
The New York Toyfair – February 2014.
Chess and the Toy Fair (2014)
Early this month was the annual Toyfair at the Jacob Javits center in New York. I go to the toyfair each year and it is a great time to see what is new from various manufacturers and distributors, as well as interesting new ideas as they are developed.
Of course, the toy fair is about a whole lot more than chess, and i’m allowed to take a peek at all that too. I can see literally thousands of new toys from suppliers big and small. It’s …