Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic Campaign Guide - Roleplaying Game

A Star WarsTM Roleplaying Game campaign set during the dawn of the Old Republic… Make the jump to lightspeed 4,000 years before the Battle of Yavin to a time when Jedi Knights and Sith Lords clashed in galactic conflict. This campaign guide offers both players and Gamemasters a wide array of new options that can be used to craft a unique roleplaying game experience. As the galaxy plunges into one war after another, the forces of the ...

Aron Nimzowitsch: A Reappraisal

Until his death in 1935, Aron Nimzowitsch was one of the world's leading chess players. The leading Grandmaster of the Hypermodern school, his games were full of new ideas and plans. This text looks at the games and career of one of the most influential chess players.

Lessons with a Grandmaster

Imagine you are a club player who has been given the opportunity to talk at length with a famous grandmaster. How would you make the most of this opportunity? Club players are unaware of the subtleties that exist in grandmaster chess. Great players can analyse chess at a depth that is unfathomable to amateurs. However, having reached such a high level can make it difficult to understand what is lacking in the mind of the amateur. Les...

Dealing with d4 Deviations

This book fills an enormous void in chess literature. There are a countless number of players who are very happy to defend the black side of the Queen's Gambit or play the Nimzo-Indian, Queen's Indian, Bogo-Indian, or Benoni. However, more often than not they have been forced to muddle their way through a whole variety of annoying sidelines White has at his or her disposal, including the dreaded Trompowsky, the tricky Blackmar-Diemer...

Video Games, Violence, and Crime

Although polls have shown that more than half of Americans believe there is a link between violent video games and violent behavior, experts disagree on whether such a link exists or, if it does, to what degree. This book examines the ways in which video games might impact crime, particularly in regard to violent acts.

Modern King's Indian Attack

All the Everyman Chess books are organized in a structured style and are also presented in a series of levels. The styles encompass Openings (O); Games Collections ((G); and Training (T). The levels are arranged as follows: Children [C]; Novice (N); Club (C); and Advanced (A).

Fiendish Codex I: Hordes of the Abyss

Raw Chaos and Pure Evil Out of the maelstrom of chaos the demons came–a primordial horde of perverse souls consumed by hatred. They are as ancient and infinite as the multiverse itself. Even the bottomless Abyss could not contain their malice, and so they spread out across the planes, corrupting and destroying everything in their path. No living soul is beyond their reach, and with each conquered soul their numbers grow. What can sta...

Star Wars: Scavenger's Guide to Droids - Roleplaying Game

New droids, plus new options for droid heroes! The Scavenger’s Guide to Droids gives players and Gamemasters access to a variety of droids from across the Star Wars saga. It includes new options for droid characters including talents, feats, equipment, modifications, quirks, and prestige classes, as well as other ways to customize droid characters, including templates based on different manufacturers. This supplement also contains sc...

Spielend gewinnen

Das Buch fasst konkret und verständlich die wichtigsten Gewinnstrategien für die 50 bekanntesten Karten- Brett-, Würfel-, Karten- und Gewinnspiele zusammen, die sofort angewandt werden können. Griffige Faustformeln und die wichtigsten mathematischen Berechnungen zeigen: Der Weg zum Gewinn führt nicht über Zufall und Glück, sondern über Logik und Strategie. Treffen Sie die richtigen Entscheidungen und verstehen Sie, warum Ihr Gegenübe...