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DGT Chess Trainer Upgraded Version (CD)
DGT Chess Trainer Upgraded Version (CD)

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DGT Chess Trainer upgraded version (CD)
The upgraded CD is a much improved version of the original DGT Chess Trainer

It has an improved and intuitive user-friendly interface. With 400 extra exercises included it now has a total of 1900 exercises. Covering 45 subjects from the famous TASC Chess Learning Method this is the perfect way for beginners to learn chess and for intermediate players to improve their game.

Included free on the CD is the fully functional Fritz 9.0 - Fritz Goes 960! This is one of the most powerful chess playing engines ever. Also included is a brief summary of the Chess960 rules (it's easy and fun!), dozens of Chess960 games to help you become familiar with this variation of the royal game, and a Chess960 position generator. A free 30 days subscription to Playchess.com is also included.

Chess960 is officially recognized by the World Chess Federation FIDE as a variant of the game of chess.
The DGT Chess Trainer covers all chess rules and essential combinations. With 45 highly interactive lessons this is your personal tutor and private chess teacher.

The lessons start at the very beginning, explaining the board set-up and the rules for moving the pieces. It builds from there, step-by-step, in the tradition of the famous TASC Chess Learning System. The lessons are supplemented by over 1900 exercises. As you learn and work your way through the exercises, it will grade your results, and also give you hints and tips if requested. A great interactive learning experience!

Step 1: (1) The board and the pieces; (2) The way the pieces move; (3) Attacking and capturing; (4) The pawn; (5) Defending; (6) Check and getting out of check; (7) Mate in one; (8) Mate in one; (9) Castling; (10) The advantagous exchange; (11) The twofold attack; (12) Drawing; (13) Mating with the queen; (14) The pawn: capturing en passant; (15) The notation

Step 2: (1) Activity and vulnerability; (2) Double attack with the queen; (3) The pin; (4) Eliminating the defender; (5) The golden rules; (6) Mate in two moves; (7) The target: a square; (8) Double attack: knight; (9) Mating with a rook; (10) Double attack: knight, rook, bishop, pawn; (11) Discovered attack; (12) Defending against mate; (13) Short notation

Step 3: (1) Finishing the opening; (2) Discovered and double check; (3) Attacking a pinned piece; (4) Mate; (5) Pawn endings: the square of the pawn; (6) Eliminating the defender; (7) Defend against tactics ; (8) Mini-plans; (9) Draw; (10) X-ray; (11) The opening; (12) Pinned pieces; (13) Mobility; (14) Key squares; (15) Threats

The upgraded version DGT Chess Trainer installs on the hard disk of your PC.

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