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If you love chess and are looking for great entertainment and easily accessible instruction New In Chess is your magazine.

‘The best chess magazine of all time.’

IM JEREMY SILMAN, author of How to Reassess Your Chess

Every article is written so that even someone like me (just started studying chess last month) can easily comprehend the articles. It's amazing how much I've learned since receiving this magazine two weeks ago.

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13th World Chess Champion

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Financial Times, 2021

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About New In Chess Magazine

With readers in 116 countries, New In Chess is the premier chess magazine in the world.

Over the past 35 years all the world’s best players have explained their games on our pages. From Garry Kasparov to Magnus Carlsen, from Anatoly Karpov to Fabiano Caruana, from Judit Polgar to Hou Yifan, literally all of them.

If you are also looking for exclusive interviews, tactics columns, easy-to-grasp instructional articles, and great historical stories, this is your magazine.

New In Chess appears eight times a year and offers more than 800 pages of the best entertainment and instruction in chess. The digital edition can be read on your PC, tablet, or phone.

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It's easier than ever to enjoy New In Chess, a must-read magazine for all chess aficionados. You can read the magazine, tap on the chess games, and replay all the annotated games on your phone, tablet, or PC! The app is FREE and includes free access to the complete issue 2023#6 with the report on Magnus Carlsen’s historic win of the World Cup in Baku.

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Publisher & Editor-in-chief | Editor-at-Large Dirk Jan ten Geuzendam | Honorary editor Jan Timman | Contributing editor Anish Giri | Columnists Judit Polgar, Matthew Sadler and James Altucher

The magazine has regular contributions from all the world’s best players.

Magnus Carlsen, Wesley So, Fabiano Caruana, Anish Giri, Nodirbek Abdusattorov, Gukesh, Arjun Erigaisi, Maxime Vachier-Lagrave, Judit Polgar, Ju Wenjun and Hou Yifan.

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