I was just wondering whether anyone had a funny slogan that we could put on the back of our t-shirts. Any ideas would be warmly received. If I were still in college, that's exactly what I would put on my shirt! Forgive the intrusion into this thread with this non-related posting, but I hate to give up an opportunity. Perhaps Hitler has played chess. The game fascinated him so much that he feared it could, as it had so many others, totally absorb him, and take over his life.
Therefore, he decided to break with it overnight. A footnote then explains that Hitler told about this episode of his life to his legal adviser and intimate friend Hans Frank, ordering him to be absolutely silent about it, " because the image of a chess addict did not fit with the legend of one destined by providence to change the world.
He told the story of Hitler's chess love to the problemist Ado Kraemer, who in turn, told it to Grasemann. Concerning the tshirt, ditch the funny saying idea and put a large, dramatic chess picture on the back, maybe even an ornate knight. Forums Fun With Chess. Nov 8, 1. Hi everyone! Nov 8, 2. There is the classic, "Chess players mate better. Nov 8, 3. Guns don't kill people, HUCS kills people! Nov 8, 4. Nov 8, 5. Nov 8, 6. Nov 8, 7. Nov 8, 8. Nov 8, 9.
I have a tshirt made it myself that says "I'd rather be mating". Nov 8, Put a picture of an athlete "adjusting himself" and underneath put the caption "J'adoube". Or you could put it as a word bubble like he's saying it. What about 'I love bashing my bishop'? Chess: a game Hitler didn't play.
What about just putting "1. Or, to borrow from the name of a blog I saw, what about "Chess Society - the home of Hardcore Pawnography". Nov 9, Log In or Join. Hot Topics. My journey: A beginner gets Chess coaching. Why I lost when the opponent didn't have sufficient material.Board games are not just fun, but can also be mentally challenging focused on strategy and patience.
The most famous board game of all time is considered to be Chess followed by Checkers and Monopoly. Hollywood has even created movies off of famous board games such as Clue and Candyland.
The following series of board game slogans are from famous titles that have made their way through generations of game players. A colored card game. A family game. A game for your whole brain. A game of culture, crisis, conflict, and civilization. A game of discovery, settlement, and trade. A game of zany action on a crazy contraption. An unsolved mystery with the usual suspects.
Crossword game. Mentally stimulating diversions. Skill game where you are a doctor. The catch it, guess it, pass it game.
The class up and down game for preschoolers. The class word association game. The classic bluffing game. The classic game of India. The classic naval combat game.One of the best ways to make progress at chess is to become familiar with the terminology used by chess players. And even though the Rook is not a "castle" and the Knight is not a "horse", the beginner at chess will find many useful definitions here, compiled by National Master Dan Heisman.
Action Chess : A game where each player only has 30 minutes to make all his moves. Algebraic Notation : A method for writing moves down by using the names of the pieces and the ranks and files. Amateur : In chess, a non-master. Note: in chess, amateurs can win money, sometimes quite a bit, at tournaments like the World Open.
Blitz : Fast chess. Many blitz games are 5 minutes per player for the entire game. Blunder : A bad move; primarily a move that turns a win into a loss or draw, or a draw into a loss. Bughouse : A variant of chess with two players on each side — a player gets the pieces his partner captures.
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Castle : To move your unmoved King 2 squares toward an unmoved Rook and to move the Rook on the other side of the King is the castling move. Check : An attack on the King. Checkmate : An attack on the King where there is no way for your opponent to finish his turn and no longer have the King attacked. To be checkmated. CTD : Club Tournament Director Desperado : A piece that is going to be captured anyway so it can "sacrifice" itself at the highest cost.
Double Attack : An attack on two or more pieces by a single move Doubled Pawns : Two pawns of the same color on the same file as a result of a capture Doubled Rooks : Two Rooks forming a battery on a rank or file. Draw : Any game that ends without either player winning, e. En Passant : Capturing a pawn that moved 2 spaces with a pawn that could have captured it if it had only moved 1 space, on the next turn only.
En Prise : Literally "in take" - able to be captured for free. A piece is en prise if it can be captured but is not guarded. Endgame : The part of the game where the King should come out and fight with fewer pieces left on the board. The ending phase of chess. Exchange : Trading pieces, usually of equal value. Also trading "winning" a Rook for a Knight or Bishop is to be "up the Exchange ".
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Fianchetto : To develop a Bishop on a long diagonal b2 or g2 for White; b7 or g7 for Black. Flag : The part of an analog clock that rises when the minute hand nears the hour and falls at the hour. As a verb, "to flag" means to lose the game on time. Forfeit : When a player doesn't show up for a game he is forfeit and loses. Grandmaster : Someone with the highest International Chess Title Illegal Move : A move that either a Moves a piece in an illegal manner, or 2 Results in an illegal position.
International Master : Someone with the intermediate International Chess Title Isolated Pawns : Pawns that have no other pawns of the same color on adjacent files are isolated and "alone", lacking support by fellow pawns. Material : A way to determine piece value; or the winning of a pawn or piece, or Exchange means winning "material".
Open File : A file with no pawns of either color. Patzer : A "fish" or weak chess player.Sign Up. My Account. Chess Quotes.
Soren Kierkegaard. Game Feel Cannot Opponent. Sexiness, particularly in movies, is the chess game in the 'Thomas Crown Affair'. It's, it's, I don't know, but Faye Dunaway comes up a lot in that thinking. It's the subtlety of sexiness. The moment you try to be sexy, then it's not. Daniel Craig. Sexy You Game Moment.Sign in with Facebook Sign in options. Join Goodreads. Quotes tagged as "chess" Showing of They may be beaten, but they may start a winning game.
It is as paradoxical, as attempting to jump over his own shadow. A pawn,' she said. To be captured would be the end of the game. Who gave a shit what anyone else saw when they looked at him, when they saw the crooked, many times broken nose, or the scars, or the jutting brow or thick jaw and heavy muttonchops?
She knew what she saw, and that was all that mattered. Knew what was behind those hard dark eyes, and wanted it more than anything. People were shit. The only difference between them and animals was people felt the need to hide it. How did they stand these feelings? She could barely handle it and she had lovely, necessary, reason-for-living drugs to smooth over the rough spots. How did people do this shit sober? She remembered it now, heard his voice in her head as if he stood next to her.
Not you, though. She could do this, she would do this. Though king dies, life goes on. It was a tricky ending, involving a couple of knights. White always mates, he thought with a sort of cloudy mysticism.
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Always, without exception, it is so arranged. In no chess problem since the beginning of the world has black ever won. Did it not symbolize the eternal, unvarying triumph of Good over Evil? The huge face gazed back at him, full of calm power.
White always mates. Her face flooded with shame, so hot she imagined it steamed in the icy air. He looked like a bug, with his hands clenching into tiny useless fists. You got else to say, you best say it now, instead of later. Now we got us watchers. Later might not be true, dig? Little lies, mostly. Of course there were big ones there, too, like telling herself that she was more than just a junkie who got lucky enough to possess a talent not everyone had.
Is it not also a science, an art, hovering between these categories like Muhammad's coffin between heaven and earth, a unique yoking of opposites, ancient and yet eternally new, mechanically constituted and yet an activity of the imagination alone, limited to a fixed geometric area but unlimited in its permutations, constantly evolving and yet sterile, a cogitation producing nothing, a mathematics calculating nothing, an art without an artwork, an architecture without substance and yet demonstrably more durable in its essence and actual form than all books and works, the only game that belongs to all peoples and all eras, while no one knows what god put it on earth to deaden boredom, sharpen the mind, and fortify the spirit?
There were a number of tiny little brooks running straight across it from side to side, and the ground between was divided up into squares by a number of little green hedges, that reached from brook to brook.Slogans are one of the effective ways to draw attention to the Event and their things.
The role of a good slogan is to point towards the benefits of a product or Campaign.
Board games usually comes under the strategy genre of gaming. The board games consist of two sides and each one of them has to defeat the other in order to achieve the goal. Each board game consists of various rules and regulations. Some come with simple rules and some come with a lot of complex rules and regulations that are hard to remember and to follow as well.
Some of the popular board games include tic tac toe, dungeon and dragons and chess. One of the most loved and widely played games on earth, the board game is not just a game which is played for the purpose of fun and entertainment but it also challenges your mind to make strategies and decisions. Chess is one of the most challenging and most played board game. It demands a lot of thinking, decision making and strategies to beat the opponent. In fact, is the game which is played with mind.
Ok, so I'm designing t-shirts for my school's chess club, and I was wondering if anyone had any ideas for a catchy slogan to put on them. We were thinking of having some kind of really subtle innuendo, but it would have to be ridiculously subtle since one of the girls in the club starting stressing out about it, lol.
Any ideas would be amazing! September edited September Post edited by Sirensong on September September It doesn't need any innuendo, but a tiny bit may be good Wartsandall replies 59 threads Senior Member. I've never done this before so these are really bad lol Maybe you could print some type of a chess picture on your shirts? You could have the slogan under it maybe. Also, maybe you could just have chest club under it. Derivate replies 90 threads Member. How about something like "pawned", as a play on "pwned"?
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