A Gambit Guide Through the Open Game (Vol. 1)
by Erwin L’Ami
Are you well versed in main lines but are you also often surprised by old and forgotten gambit lines? Or are you tired of main lines and do you prefer some easy to learn, yet very dangerous gambits? This is your chess software video! In his Gambit Guide Vol. 1, Dutch Grandmaster Erwin l’Ami takes you on a journey through time and shows gambit lines in the Open Games (that is, after 1.e4 e5). This video includes the infamous Frankenstein-Dracula Gambit, the Cochrane Gambit, the Belgrade Gambit and, of course, the mother of all gambits: the King’s Gambit. Many of these long forgotten lines offer plenty of room for creativity and exploration and this video is full of new ideas with which you can surprise your opponents. Apart from a theoretical section and illustrative model games the video contains a number of exercises, which allow you to test your new knowledge. L’Ami, winner of the Reykjavik open 2015 and a former second to World Champion Veselin Topalov, is the perfect man to guide you through the maze of dazzling complications!
• Video running time: 6 hours 41 min. (English)
• With interactive training including video feedback
• Extra: extensive analysis of the theory shown on this video
• Including CB 12 – Reader
Grandmaster Erwin l’Ami is a member of the Dutch national team and was the second of former World Champion Veselin Topalov. In this video download he does not keep any secrets and reveals all he knows about Gambits after 1.e4 e5, including a lot of brand new ideas and novelties!
System requirements: Minimum: Pentium III 1 GHz, 1 GB RAM, Windows Vista, XP (Service Pack 3), DirectX9 graphic card with 256 MB RAM, DVD-ROM drive, Windows Media Player 9 and internet connection for program activation. Recommended: PC Intel Core i7, 2.8 GHz, 4 GB RAM, Windows 8.1 or Windows 10, DirectX10 graphic card (or compatible) with 512 MB RAM or better, 100% DirectX10 compatible sound card, Windows Media Player 11, DVD-ROM drive and internet connection for program activation.