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How to Play Chess | Must-Know Tactical Patterns in Chess | The Great Courses

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when chess players start out they of

course learn the rules and how to move

the pieces but after that everyone of

every age can't wait to build tactical

skills so they can chase down and

execute the enemy king and various

colorful very exciting ways to

accomplish this stage one of a well

rounded attacking style calls for the

mastery of a few must know tactical

patterns these patterns will be used

constantly throughout your chess

adventures since they form the

foundation for all your competitive

tactical positional and attacking

operations notice how I tossed

positional in there what in the world

does positional play have to do with

tactical patterns the answer is that