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New Chess Set Arrivals – Just in time for the holidays!

New for 2014 – Chess Sets and Chess Boards just in from ChessUSA!

The holidays are fast approaching and it’s always a scramble to get as many items updated with pictures and descriptions -so usually all the new arrivals would be here by now.

This year is an exception. We’ve been hard at work running against the clock to put up several new items – New Chess Sets, New Chess Boards, and some fantastic new Chess Pieces by Noj. I wanted to take this opportunity to introduce you to three groups of new chess items that may make the perfect …

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ChessUSA Chess Puzzle Of The Day – 10/22/14

Chess Endgame Puzzle – King and Pawn vs King

In this position, White has a clear advantage on the chess board. Black has no pieces left, and White is left with a lone pawn. It is possible to get this Pawn to the back rank, and promote the Pawn to a Queen (or Rook) and checkmate the Black King. Black will try to not let White’s King get passed him, and White will try to force the Black King out of his way. Sometimes in Chess, you are forced to make a move which weakens your position. The term for …

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Labor Day Chess Sale – 2014

Take 20% off of our prices… no exceptions or limitations!

It does not matter if you’re interested in one of our classic chess combination sets or one of the new USA made chess tables or boards – or perhaps some of the fantastic new theme chess sets now available, this week you can get 20% off of your order. All you have to do is enter the coupon code during checkout on our website. The coupon code is:

LABORDAYCHESS2014

Remember you must enter the code to receive the 20% discount. Coupon valid only for new orders, and they must …

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The terror of touch move in Chess

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 …

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Memorial Day 2014 Chess Sale

Take 20% off of our prices… no exceptions or limitations!

It does not matter if you’re interested in one of the forty-five new staunton chess sets, one of the new metal theme sets, or a tournament chess sets we’ve had for years – this weekend only, you can get 20% off of your order. All you have to do is enter the coupon code during checkout on our website. The coupon code is:

MEMORIALDAYCHESS2014

Remember you must enter the code to receive the 20% discount. Coupon valid only for new orders, and they must be submitted before the coupon …

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New Heritage Collection Staunton Chess Pieces

The New Mark of Westminster Heritage Collection Chess Pieces are here!

We’re still taking photos of the new metal chess boards and expanded board size collection (as well as a number of new chess board styles from one of our manufacturers in Poland). However, the new collection of hand carved staunton wood chess pieces has arrived and is now in stock. As we’re gearing up for memorial day we thought we’d take the time to introduce you to all of the new designs.

The Mark of Westminster Heritage Collection features some of the finest heirloom quality chess men available today. …

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New Chess Games – stay tuned!

New arrivals galore! Over fifty new theme and traditional chess games coming soon…

Spring is always a fun time here at Your Move Chess & Games. Not only is it great to finally leave the cold behind us and bring a chess set outside for passer-bys to have fun with, this is also the time of year where all of those new items we had ordered late last year start to arrive!

There are so many new items coming in, we literally had to knock down a wall to get enough room to put out a few more display tables. …

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