More non-essential reading inspired by Tony Miles’ infamous two-word book review.
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[its] satirical nature and penchant for sharp games makes it compulsive reading for the average club player
leaves my game shiny, manageable, natural looking
Kingpin is often pretty controversial too, with many an allegation or insinuation strewn amongst its pages.
Kingpin is not a chess magazine in the normal sense of the word
Aside from being funny, Kingpin is often pretty controversial too, with many an allegation or insinuation strewn amongst its pages
In the chess satire stakes @KingpinEd are masters of the art form … a veritable feast: irony, sarcasm, hyperbole
It seems to me that you haven’t quite achieved the manic, off-the-wall style of humour that Informator manages so well, but you run them a pretty good second
I actually paid good money for No.9
Kingpin is a very, very nice magazine
uses impiety and parody to hew down the conventions of publishing, even including mock testimonials
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