Timed games

Chess games may also be played with a time control. If a player’s time runs out before the game is completed, the game is automatically lost (provided the opponent has enough pieces left to deliver checkmate). The duration of a game ranges from long (or “classical”) games which can take up to seven hours (even longer if adjournments are permitted) to bullet chess (under 3 minutes per player […]

How to play?

The player with the white pieces always moves first. ~How to move figures~ ~The king moves one square in any direction. The king also has a special move called castling that involves also moving a rook. ~The rook can move any number of squares along a rank or file, but cannot leap over other pieces. Along with the king, a rook is involved during the king’s […]