Die 10 besten Schachfilme

The 10 best chess films

Films about chess have a special fascination for us chess players. In this article we take a look at the ten best chess films in history.
Der Macher hinter chess-results, Heinz Herzog

The creator behind chess-results, Heinz Herzog

Almost everyone who has ever taken part in a chess tournament knows the Swiss Manger draw tool and the chess-results tournament website. But who is actually behind it?
Der einzige Schachladen in ganz Berlin | neues Video

The only chess shop in Berlin | new video

The only chess shop in Berlin is in Charlottenburg. It is the former "Lasker's", today known as "Chess Tigers Shop". IM Jonathan Carlstedt guides his customers through the store in this video an...
Mattsetzen im Schach (40 Mattbilder)

Checkmate in chess (40 checkmate patterns)

"Modern chess is too concerned with things like pawn structure. Forget it, checkmate ends the game." (Nigel Short)
Die 5 größten Schachvereine Deutschlands - und was wir von ihnen lernen können

The 5 largest chess clubs in Germany - and what we can learn from them

Clubs play an important role because they can convey a sense of togetherness. Michael Busse has investigated what the 5 largest German chess clubs do particularly well.
Harry Huber, Schach-YouTuber

Harry Huber, chess YouTuber

A new work by chess poet Martin Hahn about an upcoming YouTube star...
Ein mysteriöses Schachgenie

A mysterious chess genius

“A chess comet that only shone briefly and then disappeared into the mists of time ,” wrote Ulrich Geilmann about this mysterious chess genius.
In Sekundenschnelle vom Partieformular zur pgn-Datei - mit einer neuen App!

From the score sheet to the pgn file in seconds - with a new app!

Create a pgn file from a game form with just a few clicks: a new app can now do this.
Prominente Schachspieler

Famous chess players

Chess is a universal game that knows no boundaries. Time and again there have been well-known personalities who discovered their love for chess and openly showed it.