During my latest Banter Blitz session at chess24, I tried the new feature - the Auto Commentator. Everybody is sure that it speaks the voice of GM Pepe Cuenca. See how it was :) This excellent chess study of Vladimir Pachman demonstrates subtle and spectacular play for the zugzwang. Unusual sacrifices and triangulations, outstanding coordination of pieces, helpless queen - you will enjoy this one and learn a lot from it! You want... Looking for a good mobile app for Chess players. Been using the chess.com app, but i hate that it doesn't function well offline. I've also played around with the Lichess app, but are there are other's i should check out? The first commentator for the @theworldchess Championship in New York City has been announced. And it's me! https://t.co/zpTSix0mlI Super Shocking ! Magnus Carlsen Loses On Time On Totally Winning Position ( Queen Up ) Against Wesley So On Round 1 Grand Chess Tour Paris Rapid, June 9th 2016 - 08.00 EST I love blitz and rapid chess, and think that it's a great idea to have serious top level tournaments with faster time controls. As we speak there is a rapid/blitz hybrid tournament taking place in Paris for the Grand Chess Tour. Sadly it seems that the or... IM Christof "Chessexplained" Sielecki plays in the 5-minute pool on ICC and commentates live on his games. Christof also interacts with the viewers via the YouTube chat.