Blog entries in the spotlight

Why You Can Learn Anything (and how chess can help you)
by carlthomen on Oct 5, 2014   1221   0
You should have heard of Josh Waitzkin. He was the kid that inspired the Searching for Bobby Fischer movie. If you’re still struggling, think former American chess ...
The Importance of Endgames Knowledge
by Erwin on Oct 3, 2014   2058   6
So far the focus on Chessity has been primarily on tactics; and rightly so! Judit Polgar's statement that chess is 99% tactics contains a lot of truth. Still, when your l...
Give to get! - Positional sacrifices in the endgame
by yodhaa on Oct 2, 2014   1911   0
  Positional Sacrifices in the endgame: "We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give." -- Winston Churchill The quote can also be equ...
The paradox of work
by yodhaa on Sep 26, 2014   1417   3
  Progressing in chess is not the easiest thing in the world to achieve. You have to really work hard for it. In this informative and highly personal article, one o...
Who Won Recently? Fabulous Fabiano!
by Inopov on Sep 25, 2014   1265   2
At the beginning of this month, the 2014 Sinquefield Cup, the world's strongest closed tournament in history was held in St. Louis, Missouri, USA. In this double-round ro...
Wonder how Chessity's rating system worked?
by arunjchess on Sep 22, 2014   1049   10
Chessity uses some math and science behind its rating system. This blog is indended to make you understand about how it worked, and the complexity behind it.  If yo...
A game a day turns your B-grade to an A
by Laimonas on Sep 18, 2014   1811   0
Do you children play computer games and it worries you that they are wasting their time? Or maybe the types of games they play worry you most? Today, the video game ind...
The Benefits of Chess
by Laimonas on Sep 12, 2014   68037   1
Chess has long been the game of gentleman, geniuses, philanthropists and other gifted people. This has formed an incredibly wide misconception around the word that ONLY g...
Chess is Child's play
Chessity on Sep 12, 2014   195   0
Chess is Child's play! Finally, ‘gaming your training’ at is now even more easily accessible for our little players! We have developed a specia...
Flammende Bretter
by schachfuchs on Sep 8, 2014   592   4
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Who Won Recently? Yuriy Kuzubov
by Inopov on Sep 7, 2014   1158   2
Hi everyone! I'm back with a new series dedicated to strong tournament winners. Every month I will select one or two tournaments and feature an instructive game by the Ch...
We need your input!
by arunjchess on Aug 30, 2014   2496   22
  Hello dear Chessity users, this is Arun, staff and community manager of Chessity. I would like to thank you for the amazing support in our journey so far. I hope ...
They miss, you hit
by yodhaa on Aug 8, 2014   810   0
Hi everyone!Today, on round 6 of the Olympiad I offer three exercises.  I invite the readers to imagine themselves in the shoes of someone above 2600 and try to find the...
puzzle dude episode 4
by ria on Aug 6, 2014   552   9
heres the next puzzle white to move what do you think the answer is ???? find out in the next blog !!!
puzzle awsomeness 1
by Mihir on Aug 5, 2014   514   5
I have a puzzle for you white to move. which move is the best? The answer is in the next blog.
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