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a form of chess where one player (typically of high rank) plays multiple games at the same time against other players.
The center of the chess board consists of the four central squares (e4, d4, e5 and d5).
a chess opening beginning with the moves 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4.
the chess opening characterized by white's opening move 1. c4.
Questions concerning cheating in various forms, for example using a chess computer in tournaments or throwing a game.
Endgames where each side has a king, a queen, and possibly some pawns
for the topic of a human player against an engine (computer).
a chess opening characterized by the moves 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 d5. It is named after the 20th century Austrian grandmaster Ernst Grünfeld.
An endgame where each side has a king, a bishop, and possibly some pawns.
For questions about the threefold repetition rule, which states a player can claim a draw if it's his/her move and a position has appeared / is about to appear which happened before at least twice.
A complete set of chess pieces and/or a board. Note that shopping recommendations for chess sets are off-topic, because they tend to attract opinionated answers.
For questions about chess-related software running on the Linux operating system.
to develop a bishop on one of the long diagonals, at b2/g2 (for white) or b7/g7 (for black).
Questions related to aggressive play
A chess game that opens with `1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bc4`. It is among the oldest of openings.
a chess variant played by two teams using multiple boards. The players on a team are assigned alternating colors. Captured pieces are not dead but are instead passed between team-mates.
famous and well known among chess players, e.g. the Immortal game.
For questions regarding the game complexity of chess, in particular the number of possible chess games and the number of possible chess positions.
how they play. The style of the opening is which players are suited best for it.
an unofficial title that is used to distinguish top players (Elo 2700+). For instance, this site (http://www.2700chess.com/) is dedicated to track the rating progress of all 2700+…
Questions concerning the play performance, both of humans and chess engines.
the opening characterized by the moves 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4.
a series of moves that accomplish a well-defined goal and provide a tangible benefit. Generally speaking, a combination will win material or provide a significant positional advantag…