Jimmy Adams My book is a chess book so I did not want to wander too far beyond its natural boundaries, but I think Credo, quia absurdum, with which Tartakower concluded his article on Hypermodern Chess in The Tree of Chess Knowledge, could now…Read More
Jeroen van de Weijer Should we still be playing suicide chess (also known as ‘antichess’, ‘losing chess’, etc.)? After all, computer analysis by Mark Watkins (University of Sydney) has recently shown that White wins (1 e3!) against all defences. In my view, this should…Read More
one of the very few chess publications that call a chess spade a chess spade
een mixture van absolute totale kolder en serieuze schaakinformatie
Its rather coarse satirical manner may not appeal to everyone – just the majority of us who enjoy sharp games and low humour
Kingpin is not a chess magazine in the normal sense of the word
the gutter press of chess
Kingpin is a very, very nice magazine
The joy of chess is nowhere celebrated to such climactic excesses as in Kingpin
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
a must-read for everyone who doesn’t take chess too seriously; it’s especially a must-read for everyone who does take chess seriously
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