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Attacking with the Italian Game and the Ruy Lopez (PC-DVD)

Attacking with the Italian Game and the Ruy Lopez (PC-DVD)

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Product type: Software for PC

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Sergei Tiviakov

The purpose of this PC-DVD is to teach players how to conduct an attack on the black king using different methods. Although the Italian Game and the Ruy Lopez are mostly positional openings, it is often possible to make use of attacking methods of play. This PC-DVD is based mostly on the personal experience and games of the author, thus making it a unique chess product. The methods described here are the results of the life-long experience of the author who has played the Ruy Lopez and the Italian Game from his childhood and has scored with it many, many wins, including some against the world's strongest players.

The PC-DVD is divided into 4 chapters according to those attacking methods which have given and still are giving the author the best results. Also several other games by other players (such as Karpov, for example) have been added and explained. To complement the instruction, a database is provided which contains all the games which the author has played in the Italian Game and the Ruy Lopez since 1986. A huge number of these games have never been published before. There is also a comprehensive database of more than 1 million games played only in the Italian Game and the Ruy Lopez (this database has been compiled from different sources). Other databases of only annotated games and references have been added as well.

Everything makes this PC-DVD an excellent comprehensive product for learning how to play the Italian Game and the Ruy Lopez and achieving the best results with these openings!

* With interactive traininng, including video feedback.
* Exclusive database with more than 1 million games and many annotated games
* Includes CB 12 Reader

Born 1973 in Krasnodar (Soviet Union), Sergei Tiviakov was a member of the Smyslov school and gained the titles of World Youth Champion at U16 and U18 levels. 1994 he represented Russia in the Chess Olympiads. Since 1997 Tiviakov has been living in Groningen (Netherlands). With his new home country he won the title in the European Teams Championships in both 2001 and 2005 and was victorious in the championship of the Netherlands in 2006 and 2007. Tiviakov celebrated his biggest success in 2008 when he won the European Individual Chess Championship.

System requirements:
Minimum: Pentium III 1 GHz, 1 GB RAM, Windows Vista/XP (Service Pack 3), DirectX9 graphic card with 256 MB RAM, DVD-ROM drive, Windows Media Player 9 and internet connection for program activation.
Recommended: PC Intel Core i7, 2.8 GHz,4 GB RAM, Windows 7/8, DirectX10 graphic card (or compatible) with 512 MB RAM or better, 100% DirectX10 compatible sound card, Windows Media Player 11, DVD-ROM drive and internet connection for program activation.

Published 2013. Video running time: 4 hours 30 minutes.

Price:24.95 (Including VAT at 20%)

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