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Questions relating to the first few moves in a game

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opening for beginners which frees up a lot of space for the powerful pieces to be utilized, especially rooks? p.s. - I am aware that there exists no perfect opening, but keep in mind this is very low … level chess. So I'm looking for an opening which is usually enough to have a nice setup and is not countered easily by weak players. …
asked Feb 4 '13 by OmnipresentAbsence
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I was reading this Dutch article on chess openings, which basically states the following about openings: Don't play the edge pawns Don't move your knight to an edge Don't use one piece too often Do …
asked Feb 18 '13 by OmnipresentAbsence
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In more than 90% of chess games I play in, the first move is either d4 or e4. When I am black, I try to counter e4 with Caro-Kann and Sicilian, and against d4 I usually just play d5 and see where i …
asked Mar 19 '13 by OmnipresentAbsence