Chess Assistant 17 & Chess Assistant 17 PRO
Chess Assistant 17 combines advanced game database management, analysis powered by the strongest Houdini 5 engine, the advanced Tree mode, Opening Encyclopedia and many other features.

Chess Assistant 17 with Houdini 5 — $94.95 / €75.96
Chess Assistant 17 PRO with Houdini 5 PRO — $145.95 / €116.76

Chess Assistant Objects

Buy Chess Assistant 10 Chess Assistant employs a browser pane to help the user work with his or her chess data.

This browser contains a number of things I will call “objects” each object represents a collection of chess data.

This short article will explain the differences between the various types of objects, and attempt to give a fairly simple explanation of what each type of object is used for.

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Advanced Chess School

Buy Advanced Chess School Last month we discussed Dinosaur Chess, which teaches the absolute beginner how to play chess. After you have graduated from Professor MacDinosaur’s academy, Advanced Chess School is the next step on your road to chess mastery. It covers a wide range of subjects in the opening, middlegame and endgame. It starts off by teaching you how to checkmate the lone king and proceeds to more advanced topics, such as utilizing a material or positional advantage. The more advanced material, and in particular some of the exercises, will provide a healthy challenge even to intermediate players who can use Advanced Chess School to review and reinforce their knowledge. The exercises can also be used for speed training, even if you are familiar with the material.

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