About Chess Rules

LearnChessRules.com is a project of InDepthInfo. It was designed and put online in the late 1990s. Hundreds of thousands have used this site to learn to play chess and then through the chess course take their game to the next level.

The author of this site is W.J. Rayment, an avid chess player. As an expert on strategy games and games in general he has written guides to Risk, Monopoly, Go, Hearts, Spades, and many more games. His theory is that a systematic study of a game will yield tactics and moves that will allow a player to win more than his or her share. Becoming good at chess is like any other of life's endeavors, it takes mainly perseverance with an occasional flash of brilliance, something we all have within us.

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