Learn chess basics

LEARN THE CHESS PIECES

The Rook

Always moves in a straight line.

The Bishop

Moves Diagonal.

The Knight

It moves in an L shape

The Queen

Queen = rook + bishop

The King

The most essential piece.

The Pawn

Moves forward only.

THE FUNDAMENTALS

Capture

Take the enemy pieces

Protection

Keep your pieces safe

Combat

Capture and defend pieces

Check in one

Attack the oppponent's king

Out of check

Defend your king

Mate in one

Defeat the opponent's king

INTERMEDIATE

Board setup

How the game starts

Castling

The special king move

En passant

The special pawn move

Stalemate

The game is a draw