Saturday, May 30, 2009

Online Chess Tactics Server

Currently the Chess Tactics Server has 23,803 tactical chess problems with a degree of difficulty ranging from trivial to ambitious. There is a degree of challenge with time control as well as the tactical puzzles are timed. Your tactical performance will be measured by the Glicko rating system. The problems are rated too.

You can sign in completely anonymous as guest to get familiar with the chess board interface, browse some problems or just look around.

If interested, you'll just need a valid email address to register and join the Chess Tactics Server community. If you know of any other solid online tactics servers, feel free to share them in the comments.

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Other Tactics Server as per Comments:

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jasonf20 said...

I'm not sure its as good as the on eyou posed but its not bad.

jrobi said...

I like the interface on the one you shared better. Much better for moving the pieces (smooth play, etc)

Anonymous said...

What's the URL to the Tactics Server?

jrobi said...

A link would be helpful It's in the post now. =)

Leandro said...

Just including some more options:

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jasonf20 said...

Yea its a better interface but i find that some of ht problems are just garbage.

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Il Cercatore said...

Another new tactics server: