Trace the storied history of the game of chess, from its origins in 7th century India to the computer software we use today.
The attacking infantry advances, their elephants already having broken the defensive line. The king tries to retreat, but the enemy flanks him from the rear. Escape is impossible. This isn’t a real war— nor is it just a game. Over the 1,500 years of its existence, chess has been known as a military strategy tool, a metaphor for human affairs and a measure of genius. Alex Gendler shares its history.
Lesson by Alex Gendler, directed by Remus & Kiki.
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back when chess had patch notes and bug fixes
The oldest book of chess is the Gottingen Manuscript which was written at around 13 hundred ad
The people dedicated to this video definitely love chess
For all that enjoy the queen piece, it was originated in medieval Spain during the reign of Isabella the first.
Arabs still call bishop as elephant (Feel) and Queen as Minister (Wazeer, w not v), like how originally it was.
Lmao the ending, when that person was about to pull the plug and the computer got sad
This changes my own perspective of chess
Carlsen vs Deepblue 1997? i want to see this match
Garry Kasparov when he watch this video =>😡
But he still legend of legends
5:20 The fact that I am watching this video on the treadmill alarms me
Ah yes, cheering up your mother about their dead son by making his death immortalized and recreated again and again for all eternity. Those were the days.
its satranch not chturanga
Suffice to say the speaker doesnt want to credit the Origin on the Gupta prince – India. Not sure why that bias..
The king had a feeling suiiii
Chess is so fun.
This gives me pai shou vibes
Rest In Peace.
In the Arabic world the Queen is called the vizier
The treadmill is still a torture device today!
Pawn to e4
Satranj (chess) is mentioned in many hindu books thousands years ago and inramcharitamanas(popular hindu book from where ramayan is made) also it is written that chess was made by ravan wife (mandodri)
Mandodri was a very loyal wife. Once His husband ravan was not getting bored and cannot kill his boredom so many dance performance and music performance was done to please him
But he was not pleased so his wife created satranj(chess) and says to his husband that it will kill his boredom and make his strategy of war more powerful
And in africa
1:35 the slovene name and checkmetae is also the same name as here
Bro just dropped the trailer for the game: Chess
Listen mom they used a opening we had never seen before they called it the bong-cloud
i really thought bobby fischer was there
I am very good chess
5:00: Jokes on them, I finally managed to beat a computer at Battle Chess; it’s a good game and I recommend it.
Most enjoyable video,, fantastic graphics too! makes this game more personable !
In India we still call “Queen” as “Wazir” means “Minister”
This is a masterpiece
Modern Chess was invented in india
King Solomon invented chess שלמה המלך
3000 years ago
you know what just suddenly becoming popular all of us are then because of the Queen's Gambit ( which I haven't is a pretty good show) and for some reason the internet and the pandemic for some reason despite video games being there but it's nice
my thoughts on it is
Why does the queen looks so sus in the thumbnail
1:35 "Shah Mat" can also mean "The king is dead".
bring back the elephant piece
Lets be real an elephant is way cooler than a bishop
Thank you,, nice taling
The person who checkmated the prince checkmated so many other people
Would love to play some of the older variations of chess and other cultures takes on the game, I would like to know how to go about playing the older versions with people
-wins again a caliph
-sentenced to death
In slovak its šach and šach mat. Dunno what the connection is, but it would be fun to know.
One day I will play a truly beautiful game of chess
4:33 Easter Korchnoi representation)