Material from these scarce early issues will be posted on the website. Articles include ‘The $400 Club’ by Yasser Seirawan, ‘How to Win a Lost Game with a Pizza’ and ‘Great Swindles of Our Time’.
A great English chess favourite
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
Publication of the British magazine Kingpin is always an eagerly-awaited event
Kingpin is often pretty controversial too, with many an allegation or insinuation strewn amongst its pages.
one of the very few chess publications that call a chess spade a chess spade
attractive zany humour
I actually paid good money for No.9
uses impiety and parody to hew down the conventions of publishing, even including mock testimonials
Please, do people really believe what they read in Kingpin? I am amazed! It’s like taking a satirical show and mistaking it for the news
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