Emerald Specter 118: The Great Chess Experiments Are Over

What, you say? How can this be, you ask? I’m fooling myself if I believe anyone out there really had a hard investment in what I was trying to accomplish… but it’s time to talk about what worked, what didn’t, and why I’m ending the “Great Chess Experiments” on this website. Just over a year […]

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A SpecterChess Update

This is a tale of epic failure… but all hope is not lost. When I recorded the first SpecterChess, I did so with the intention of only having audio to distribute. I used screen recording software and thought I might also get away with putting out video. That was a problem. The video / audio […]

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SpecterChess 1: The Games

Game 1 and Game 2 A change has been made to eliminate the fake names because I have no means of posting game viewers on my website at present. There will be other changes in the future to things but let’s just start off with this as what you need to see.

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Emerald Specter 107: The ESCC and Chess Basho

I like chess. I know other people like chess, too. I’ve attempted to combine chess with a couple other aspects of sports or presentation to make them more appealing to an audience. That all actually begins with getting players involved, regular players, and making sure that there are firm ground rules for how to do […]

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Emerald Specter 104: SpecterChess Revisited

If you want to know why columns aren’t coming out like they used to then you should be aware that November is NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) and I have decided to participate this year… that basically eats up the extra spare time I had to write a column. So where is this one coming […]

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SpecterChess 7 Announced!

SpecterChess 7 sees DJ Allen, International Straw Rate, match up against Poland Straw Rate Jan Kasparek. Subscribe to the podcast and check back on this website for more information!

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SpecterChess 6 Announced!

SpecterChess 6 sees DJ Allen return in another Straw Rate battle against Boznia/Herzegovina’s Dino Leko. Subscribe to the podcast and check back on this website for more information!

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SpecterChess 5 Announced!

SpecterChess 5: Allen vs Daniels II sees the rematch of these two in another SpecterChess extravaganza! Subscribe to the podcast and check back for more information right here on EmeraldSpecter.com!

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SpecterChess 3 Announced!

SpecterChess 3 sees DJ Allen return to the Straw Rate division against fellow countryman Gary Daniels. Who will come out on top in the second Straw Rate battle? Subscribe to the podcast and check back on this site for more information!

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