Invisible Defender Tactic

   Before I get into this really cool story take a look at this position, and see if you can find the best move for white.  Answer is below.    I get a lot of great comments from people who see … Continue reading

January 2012 Tactics Time Column

Below is the January 2012 Tactics Time Chess Tactics Column that appeared in the Colorado Chess Informant magazine, which you can read online for free here: http://www.coloradochess.com/informant/January%202012.pdf. Click the image to open the column in PDF format. Included are games … Continue reading

100th Newsletter, Moose is loose, Chess victory dance

100th Newsletter!  I just send out Tactics Time Newsletter #100 to my earliest subscribers.  It features a very interesting position with a 400 point upset from the first Edward Levy Memorial tournament that was held in Denver years ago against … Continue reading