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Intermediate Chess Puzzles

500 Practice Exercises to Take Your Game to the Next Level

About The Book

Build new chess skills and practice key tactics with these 500 entertaining, intermediate chess exercises for skilled chess players to improve their game.

For practiced chess enthusiasts who are eager to grow their skills even further, Intermediate Chess Puzzles has hundreds of puzzles to up your game!

500 puzzles take you through all aspects of the game—from openings and middlegame strategies to endgame moves that will take you to checkmate. Opening material covers the basics of how to play the puzzles, then chapters take players through increasingly complex motifs with puzzles to practice any of the skills learned up to that point; without additional information, players must detect which motifs will need to be deployed—much like in an actual chess game.

Clear chess board diagrams allow you to picture every puzzle, and the detailed answer key lets players check their work and be sure they come up with the best solution. Allowing practiced players to further improve their skills on their own, offline, and in a take-anywhere format, Intermediate Chess Puzzles is the perfect gift for chess fanatics of any age!

About The Author

Martin Bennedik is an international correspondence chess master and the founder of Since launching in 2016, has become one of the most popular sites for online chess. In addition to housing hundreds of thousands of chess puzzles with annotated solutions, the site offers a premium membership including Puzzle Academy wherein users receive customized training programs based on their tactical strengths and weaknesses. A chess club player and freelance .NET developer, Bennedik has also collaborated with chess grandmaster and world champion Magnus Carlsen on the popular puzzles and training app, Play Magnus. He lives in Frankfurt, Germany.

Product Details

  • Publisher: Adams Media (December 19, 2024)
  • Length: 256 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781507223055

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