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Can You Go From Chess To Go

Often thrown in to the same category as they are both classic historied tabletop strategy games, Go and Chess do cross over in several aspects, and yet the play of each game does make for a remarkably different experience. Unlike chess with its origins in India and the modern game pieces we recognise today coming […]

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Exploring the Male Dominated World of Chess – Part 2

Many years after our society was huddled in caves, now that we live in a complex technological environment, do the gender roles imposed on our previous lifestyle still make a difference today? Even if there is no genetic predisposition involved in the ability of females to compete at the same level in a game like […]

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Exploring the Male Dominated World of Chess – Part 1

Recently R Vaishali won an impressive game of chess that takes here title to Woman Grandmaster. This in itself is a great feat, even more remarkable is that her sibling is Praggnanandhaa, the 2nd youngest Grandmaster in the world. But in the modern-day environment of a game played by so many worldwide, the strangest thing […]