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Chess Training Video's: The reviewers find these quick study chess tutorials both instructive and entertaining. Training to keep you up on the practical use of tactics, mating patterns and endgame technique. These areas of studies are considered to be the most critical for improving and keeping your chess game in top form. Game positions from Grandmaster's and Masters alike are used to illustrate basic thoughts for winning ideas. Different presentation techniques are used to stimulate and enhance memory recall of important concepts. Episodes are Video iPod Friendly. More at pinkelephantpodcast.com (PE's Chess Cast since 2006)

Chess Training Video's: The reviewers find these quick study chess tutorials both instructive and entertaining. Training to keep you up on the practical use of tactics, mating patterns and endgame technique. These areas of studies are considered to be the most critical for improving and keeping your chess game in top form. Game positions from Grandmaster's and Masters alike are used to illustrate basic thoughts for winning ideas. Different presentation techniques are used to stimulate and enhance memory recall of important concepts. Episodes are Video iPod Friendly. More at pinkelephantpodcast.com (PE's Chess Cast since 2006)
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Chess Training Video's: The reviewers find these quick study chess tutorials both instructive and entertaining. Training to keep you up on the practical use of tactics, mating patterns and endgame technique. These areas of studies are considered to be the most critical for improving and keeping your chess game in top form. Game positions from Grandmaster's and Masters alike are used to illustrate basic thoughts for winning ideas. Different presentation techniques are used to stimulate and enhance memory recall of important concepts. Episodes are Video iPod Friendly. More at pinkelephantpodcast.com (PE's Chess Cast since 2006)

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Episodes

Lines of Fire 2

8/7/2010
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Most of the Chess pieces move and capture in straight lines. The practice of training your eyes to scan, as if by radar, the "lines of fire" essential to playing good chess. Challenge yourself with this game position. Tip: Try using ex-ray vision. (This is part 2)

Deadliest Attack

7/13/2010
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A Podcast from the archives 2008: Deadliest Attack

PE News Podcast Update

4/28/2010
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PE News Podcast Update: Large format for the "Chess in the Movies" on the website, Terminator Votes, Books, Smyslov Tribute, Join the New Series The Chess Room for the next couple of months. [16:11 min / 42.11mb]

Kasparov the Whirlwind

4/22/2010
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Kasparov's play resembles a whirl wind. An outstanding chess career to say the very least. A look at a position from one of his games; probably a less well know game. [This is a repeat from MClub 104; 7:11/ 11.7mb ]

Celebrating 4 Years of PE's Chess Cast

4/17/2010
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Celebrating 4 Years of PE's Chess Cast: Position; Black, Smyslov, to play and win [1.4mb, 27sec]

Sneaky Mate 3 (reissued)

4/16/2010
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Sneaky Mate 3 (Reissued) Hope you enjoy this reissued podcast [7/21/08]. I am in catch up mode for the up coming news and changes podcast. It will also feature a V. Smyslov game. [3:53]

Chess in the Movies (PT 2)

3/10/2010
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Chess in the Movies (Part 2). A brilliant game by Boris Spassky that was featured in a James Bond Movie. [9:58, ]

Chess in the Movies (PT 1)

3/3/2010
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Part 1 A Chess position is featured in a James Bond movie. A Classic from Boris Spassky

Chess Terminators

2/2/2010
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Chess from Outer Space: An Unusual Game with unusual opening principles. Elements: Time plus Space can be stronger than Matter. [22.3mb/9:17]

Greetings New Years 2010

12/30/2009
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Study of tactics from a game played at a coffee house. What would say is the most deadliest of tactics? "The Windmill" ?, The Discovered Attack? Greetings and Best Wishes for 2010! [7:12 / 13.4 mb] ©2009 pct

Challenge of the Count

10/28/2009
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The Challenge of the Count. This is the 3rd in the series of Halloween Podcast. The Count lost the first game and missed a win in the second only to draw. Do you plan your strategy in steps? Do you find obscure moves to fit in with your ideas? Do you take previous loses as stepping stones to better chess? Happy Halloween! [8:29/20.38 mb]

Dragon Attack

10/17/2009
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This podcast features a position from one of Shirov's games. He wrote 2 books on a collection of his games "Fire on Board". [8:00/ 14.8mb]

Fischer's Brick

8/19/2009
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A classic Bobby Fischer kingside attack! Which I call Fischer's Brick [4:49/10.3mb]

Chess Magic 4

6/25/2009
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Chess Board Magic 4 (5min 9.3mb) [Note: Number 3 is in Club Members]

Unusual Sacrifices #1

5/25/2009
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Unusual Sacrifices #1 [4:16 / 8.86MB] A mating net is presented using Queen, Rook and a Pawn.

Sneaky Pawns

3/11/2009
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Sneaky Pawns Part 1 A technique to bring into your games for the attack.

ReturnOfCount

10/29/2008
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The Return of the Count. A return match from a previous Halloween match provides the count with a chance to even the score. Will he succeed? [8:31 / 20.4mb]

An Unusual Knight

9/9/2008
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Three elements to combinations that lead to checkmate. One Key Piece to tie all the forces together. [8:09]

PGN-Tip

8/23/2007
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This podcast gives a tip for collecting games in .pgn format. Also a quick chess problem at the end. If you have seen previous podcast try to spot the two themes.

Chess 102 Kbn part3

11/28/2006
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This is the final of the three part series for checkmating with King, Bishop and Knight vs lone King. Parts one (Chess102Kbn-pt1) and two (Chess 102 KBNpt2) should be mastered to carry out this advanced basic mate. ICC; Internet Chess Club Tip: For playing this or other basic mate type: play kbn for playing the knight & Bishop vs King. [For the 2Bishop mate type: play kbbk ].For the King and Rook vs King type: play krk For the Queen King mate vs King type: play kqk