What's New December 2011

(updated 20th Dec 2011)



Everyman (15 new titles)

Chess Stars (7 new titles)


New from Chessbase


The regular price of each Chess Informant software is $52.95.

We have reduced the price of each volume 80 to 103 by 80%

Now $10.50 each

Any 10 volumes less massive 90% Was $529.50 Now $52.95

Chess Informant Software Specials Xmas 2011


Informant 111 -  Forty-fifth Anniversary Edition

inf-111-cover.jpgIssue #111 celebrates Chess Informant's forty-fifth jubilee! Between these royal purple covers is a treasure trove of material for all chess lovers. This single issue offers more than 300 annotated games, a similar amount of game fragments, brilliant combinations, instructive endings, excellent moves, chess problems and studies.

You will also find the Portrait of Alexander Grischuk and voting for the best ten games and ten most important theoretical novelties from Chess Informant 110.

Beyond this, there are two new columns: "Chess History" written by Harald Fietz, about the famous San Sebastian 1911 tournament and the centenary of Jos Ral Capablanca's first visit to Europe; and "Women in Chess" by WGM Anna Burtasova, dedicated to the legendary Maia Chiburdanidze, who celebrated her jubilee birthday in 2011.

Seventy-six grandmasters among 100+ contributors

anand.jpgThere are more than 100 contributors in CI 111, including seventy-six grandmasters, among them World Champion Vishy Anand, former World Champion Rustam Kasimdzhanov, Judit Polgar, Vitiugov, Bologan, Sasikiran, Ivan Sokolov, Berkes, Volokitin, Tiviakov, Christiansen, Marin, Stohl, Halkias and more!

Notable new additions to our contributors roster include Inarkiev, Sargissian, Kiril Georgiev, Parligras, Zhao Jun, Delchev, Zontakh, Igor Miladinovic and Predojevic. Not to mention that you don't want to miss two exceptional games by Zhao Jun from Beijing; these games will be among the candidates for best game accolades.

Moreover, Chess Informant 111 gathers together some of brightest young guns of today's chess world. You surely must have heard of American stars Shankland and Naroditsky, Philippine tigers Wesley So and Darwin Laylo, African champion Bassem Amin from Egypt, as well as promising players like the Kalmykian Sjugirov from Russia, Sanikidze from Georgia or the Hungarians Berczes and Erdos.

Book only - $54.95

CD only - $52.95

Book & CD - $69.95


Chess School 4 (English) - $32.95

The books in the Chess School" series emerged gradually in the time span of twenty years. They are a result of years of work of the author with his students, some of whom are GMs Nikola Sedlak, Bojan Vuckovic and Milos Perunovic.

The first book was published in April 2005 in Serbian language; in September of the same year it was published in English and was the official book of European Youth Chess Championship in Herceg Novi. Chess School" (part one) is the first official book of European Youth Chess Championships in the history of chess!

The second book saw the light in April 2006 in Serbian language and in September at the European Youth Chess Championship it was also the official book of the Championship (the English version of the book).

The third book was published in July of 2008 in Serbian language.
In September of that year "Chess School 3" was printed in English and was the official book of European Youth Chess Championship in Herceg Novi.

By IM Slobodan Mirkovic, FIDE Trainer, IM-ICCF

September 2011


 

Chessbase Software Specials Xmas 2011

All less 60%!

Product Was Less 60% Now Stock
Fritz Powerbook 2006 - 18 Million opening positions derived from 1 million high class tournament games $99.00 $59.40 $39.60 2
Big Database 2003 - 2.3 million games $99.00 $59.40 $39.60 13
Mega Database 2007 - Exclusive annotated database 3.5 million games, 60,000 games with commentary $229.00 $137.40 $91.60 2
Opening Encyclopedia 2005 - 2.2 million games  all with ECO codes, 72,000 annotated, 3600 opening surveys $175.00 $105.00 $70.00 4
Corr Database 2006 - 588,000 correspondence games $195.95 $117.57 $78.35 2
Fritz 3 - $95.00 $57.00 $38.00 5
Nimzo Indian 4.f3 & Samisch Variation - Milov $49.95 $29.97 $19.95 1
White Repertoire 1. e4 - A.Bangiev $49.95 $29.97 $19.95 4
Black Repertoire  - A.Bangiev $55.00 $33.00 $22.00 2
Dutch Defence A90-A99 - B.Schipkov $54.95 $32.97 $21.95 1
The Slav Defence - D.Rogozenko $54.95 $32.97 $21.95 1
How to Play the Nimzo-Indian? - R.Ripperger $43.95 $26.37 $17.55 2
Trompowsky Attack - R.Knaak $54.95 $32.97 $21.95 1
Sveshnikov Sicilian - D.Rogozenko $54.95 $32.97 $21.95 1
The Van Geet Opening 1.Nc3 $39.95 $23.97 $15.95 2
The Franco-Benoni - D.Maddox $54.90 $32.94 $21.95 2
The Isloated Queen's Pawn - R.Ripperger $54.95 $32.97 $21.95 2
The Paulsen System B40-B49 - N.Sommerbauer $44.95 $26.97 $17.95 2
Bogo-Indian Defence - B.Schipkov $39.95 $23.97 $15.95 1
Caro Kann - Z.Petronijevic $49.95 $29.97 $19.95 3
Scandinavian - Kurt Hansen $54.95 $32.97 $21.95 1
How to Play the Queen's Indian - D.Olenikov $54.95 $32.97 $21.95 1
Classical Sicilian (B56-B59) 2nd Ed - A.Kosten $49.95 $29.97 $19.95 1
Queen's Gambit Orthodox Defence (D31/D35-D36) Exchange variation - T.Henrichs $54.95 $32.97 $21.95 1
Queen's Gambit Accepted - B.Schipkov $54.95 $32.97 $21.95 1
King's Indian Saemisch System - B.Shipov $54.95 $32.97 $21.95 2
The Colle-System - D.Oleinikov $42.95 $25.77 $17.15 2
Giuoc Paino (C50-C54) - R.Ripperger $49.95 $29.97 $19.95 2
King's Indian Attack - Don Maddox $49.95 $29.97 $19.95 2
Reti Opening - Don Maddox $49.95 $29.97 $19.95 1
Sicilian Dragon 2 (B75-B79) - D.Rogozenko $54.95 $32.97 $21.95 1

All other Chessbase Software products less 30%

Including Fritz 13 (new Nov 2011) at $99 less 30% = $69.30

 


Books 40% off list price, sets, boards and clocks less 30%

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