Highlights of the issue
Annotated games by Anand, Giri, Vidit, Vitiugov, Tomashevsky and many more
Tanmay Srinath’s active recipe vs. the Four Pawns Attack
The Chinese Dragon
Igor Stohl proves Black is fine after 10…Rb8!?
Who surprises whom first?
Niclas Huschenbeth dissects his World Cup victory over Naiditsch
Attacking ideas vs. the Italian Game
Mihail Marin shows how White succeeds on the kingside
An exciting sideline!
Imre Hera on 4.Qc2 c5 5.dxc5 Na6 in the Nimzo
Greek gift details
Discover with Oliver Reeh stunning points of the classical sacrifice Bxh7+!
Queen sac versus Nakamura!
Liviu-Dieter Nisipeanu shows his spectacular success from the FIDE World Cup
Enjoy Karsten Müller’s analysis of this top-notch endgame (video)
Revival in the Petroff
Erwin l’Ami explains why the “new engines” like White’s position in the line 3.d4 Nxe4 4.Bd3 (video)
Top-class training – from opening traps to endgame tricks
Top tournaments with top-class analyses
Recent opening traps
New ideas for your repertoire
Endgame - “The duel between knight and bishop”
"Move by Move"
Strategy – "Attacking ideas in the Italian Game"
Tactics – “The Variation Domino Effect"