How i became Chess Master in Primary School

in busy •  6 months ago

This text wont make much sense for people born in rich countries or young guys who dont know what the thing below is ;) Just a joke but you will see in a second.

So when i was around 10-12 there was not much to do at home other than watching TV so kids/youngsters were drawing, building lego etc.


Luckily my father was playing chess with me and when my mom visited USA she bought me a chess computer.

Whats a chess computer? An app? Well back then almost nobody had computers but i got a nice toy. Here is pictures.

The way it works - there is lights and the computer tells you how to move "for him" ie A6B6 and counts how you move. This way you play for yourself but also for him and learn both sides. After some time i was pwning the bot on top skill levels and believe me its hard. Right now i cant do it ;) Sadly i dont have much time to play anymore...

So there was some competition in my school, i won it easily. Then neighborhood again.. city. And again won it. How? Because i had this genius computer playing with me and others just had their fathers/grandfathers to try with.

I still have this little machine despite over 20 years just to remind me how cool things were back then. No apps, even a computer you could touch and feel. Chess on screen aint as fun as touching figures imho.


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I never had a chess computer before but that looks cool though. It reminds me of the things i used to own when i was a kid. 😊

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Nice blog,cr creativity is nice

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I used to play that chess game...and let me tell you, it ALWAYS crushed me. SO good on you for figuring it must be a hell of a player.

Chess is my favrite game,,,,such a very fabulous or interesting game,,,,me and my friends so much like this game,,,,,every day we play this game,,,sometime me winner and some time me loser,,,,thanks for sharing,,