What's New March 2012

(updated 22nd March 2012)

New Books

The Kaufman Repertoire for Black and White - $55.95
A Complete, Sound and User-friendly Chess Opening Repertoire
by Larry Kaufman

SOS Ė Secrets of Opening Surprises 14 - $39.95
Ready-to-go Chess Opening Ideas
by Jeroen Bosch (Editor)

Isolani Strategy - $44.95
Strengths and Weaknesses of the Isolated Queen's Pawn
by Alexander Beliavsky, Oleg Stetsko, Adrian Mikhalchishin

The Modern Morra Gambit, Second Edition - $55.95
A Dynamic Weapon against the Sicilian
by Hannes Langrock


Chess Expertise Step by Step Vol. 4: Endgame Magic - $49.95


The Dutch Stonewall - $46.95


The Nimzowitsch-Larsen Attack - $46.95


Modern Benoni for Advanced Players - $46.95


Try the Sicilian Kalashnikov! - $49.95


Chess Endgames 10 - Rook and two minor pieces - $49.95


No fear of 1.d4! Vol. 2 - Nimzo-Indian - $49.95


Chess Highways - $49.95


Beating the Berlin Defence - $49.95


ChessBase Magazine 146 - $32.95

Back in stock

Rybka 4 - $89

Chessbase Specials

Each month we will select 10 x DVD's from Chessbase and reduce the price until the end of the month.

A new selection of DVD's will be selected for April etc

The following 10 are available at greatly reduced prices while stocks last.


  Was Now  


1. $59.95 $39.95 Fritz and Chesster - Part 1
2. $59.95 $39.95 Fritz and Chesster - Part 2
3. $59.95 $39.95 Fritz and Chesster - Part 3 Chess for winners
4. $59.95 $39.95 Endgames for Experts by Rustam Kasimdzhanov
5. $94.95 $65.00 All World Championships from 1886 to 2002
6. $179.00 $125.00 Corr Database 2011
7. $99.00 $59.00 Big Database 2010 
8. $99.00 $64.00 Fritz Powerbook 2011
9. $99.00 $49.95 Fritz 12
10. $99.00 $69.30 Fritz 13


Our new shipment of DGT Digital clocks has arrived on 1st March 2012 from The Netherlands.

Our new lower prices are as follows (no further discount on these new products unless a quantity order is required).


The DGT XL, introduced in 2003,  is in full accordance with FIDE rules and regulations.

It is the clock you will see most frequently in photo reports of top level tournaments, as it is the only clock that connects to the DGT electronic chess board, used for ďliveĒ internet¬† broadcasting of chess games.

It has all the advantages of the DGT 2010, the other DGT clock approved by the world chess federation and several extra options and features, which make the DGT XL the ultimate in chess clock technology.

Additional features:

Was $134.95 Now $109.90 (includes batteries)

DGT 2010

(new version with blue line)

DGT 2010, the official chess clock of the World Chess Federation FIDE.

 The DGT 2010 was introduced in 2007 and received the status of "Official FIDE Chess Clock" in June 2008 after tests by four top-level arbiters concluded that the clock is in full accordance with all FIDE rules and regulations.

 Some features of the DGT 2010 were amended in November 2010 to comply with popular timing systems.

The main differences of the new model DGT 2010 with respect to the previous version are:

 The DGT 2010 is suitable for use with many games e.g. it has Japanese and Canadian Byo-yomi settings for Go.

Was $119.50 Now $99.90 (includes batteries)

DGT Easy Plus

The DGT Easy Plus is the choice of former world chess champion Vladimir Kramnik. It combines high quality with absolute simplicity and a sturdy and elegant design.

Easy to program and easy to use, it features handy front buttons, game timer count-up option, simple one-touch reset, large and clear display, low battery indicator, optional buzzer. Individual time settings possible for each player.

The Easy Plus comes in a nice gift box. Sharp pricing competes with analogue clocks.

2 AA (Penlight) batteries give 2 years of operation.

$69.95 (includes batteries)

DGT Easy

The DGT Easy is the first digital chess clock for everybody and for every game. The Easy clock combines high quality with absolute simplicity.

Player friendly. Handy front buttons, simple one-touch reset, clear large display. Optional buzzer. The Easy comes in a nice gift-box. The DGT Easy is ideally suited for chess clubs, schools and home use.

$59.95 (includes batteries)

DGT Black & Beyond

DGT Easy Crimson Cruz

DGT Easy X-Tream GR

DGT Easy X-Tream PG

PDF manuals for all the aboive clocks can be found on DGT's web site here.