Play Attacking Chess Like Mikhail Tal – GM Simon Williams
The 8th World Chess Champion Mikhail Tal had a unique attacking chess style that was incredibly bold and aggressive, frequently generating insane sacrifices that destroyed his opponent’s sense of balance and understanding of the position.
In ¨Play Like Tal¨ Grandmaster Simon Williams analyzes the critical moments of key games by the ¨Magician from Riga¨ – explaining the thought process and underlying details of the legendary GM Mikhail Tal in a very clear and entertaining style.
¨Play Like Tal¨ features over 8 hours of intense chess instruction that will definitely bring more aggression and brilliant attacking victories into your future games.
This chess DVD is packed full with key facts and historical photographs, keeping the atmosphere light so you never get bored of studying chess!
Improve your play by following GM Williams’ advice as he systematically explains the ideas behind Tal’s choice of moves in critical situations.
And who knows – maybe sometime in the near future you too could play like the former World Chess Champion – the legendary Mikhail Tal!
“Chess, first of all, is art.” – Mikhail Tal
About the Author:
GM Simon Williams (aka Ginger GM) is an English chess grandmaster, author, and commentator.
He obtained the Grandmaster title 2008, by accomplishing the final norm at the Hastings International Chess Congress 2005/2006 and the 2500+ rating at Hastings 2007/2008.
In 2009, he organized the Big Slick International in Purley, London, which comprised an invitational GM tournament and FIDE Rated Open.
Is this course for me?
If you ever wanted to improve your attacking chess skills, and not only do that but also play like one of the greatest world champions chess in history, this DVD is exactly what you’ve been looking for.
Mikhail Tal was arguably one of the world’s most exciting chess players of all time. Packed full with key facts and historic photographs, this DVD is a must for any chess fan wishing to learn about one of the most inspired chess players of all time.
Here’s one of Tal’s greatest combinations of all times:
Not only will Simon go through some of the most exciting games by “The Magician of Riga“, but He will also walk you through the thought process of this genius so that you can learn how to think like an attacking beast like Tal.
This DVD also includes interactive sections in which you’ll be able to find the best move that Tal would play in some critical moments of the game.
For the interactive part, you’ll be given three different options of moves and you’ll have to pick the one you think would be Tal’s choice.
Improve your play by following the advice of GM Simon Williams as he systematically explains the ideas behind Tal’s choice of moves and who knows, perhaps in the future, you too could Play Like Tal?
IMPORTANT: In the digital version you do not get the same interactivity as the physical DVD. Instead of being prompted to select the move, the digital version simply plays through all the moves but includes all the same content.