Wargaming
A wargame (also war game) is a strategy game that deals with military operations of various types, real or fictional. Wargaming is the hobby dedicated to the play of such games, which can also be call...
Chess online
Play chess against the computer or with another player. online chess. This chess type is advanced chess in html5 and can be played with or without login. Chess against computer unblocked by our specia...
Undersea Cables: How Russia Targets the West’s Soft Underbelly
Russia has been stepping up its submarine patrols near remote locations of fiber optic cables laid on the ocean floor and carrying digital data across continents the New York Times reports. Pentagon o...
The Mechanical Chess Player That Unsettled the World
At the dawn of that decade, an inventor by the name of Wolfgang von Kempelen debuted his latest creation in Vienna: A chess-playingautomaton made for Habsburg Archduchess Maria Theresa. Known initiall...
Continuum (Ligeti)
Continuum for harpsichord solo by Györgi Ligeti, performed by John Hansmann McKean.
Miniature wargaming
Miniature wargaming is a form of wargaming which incorporates miniature figures, miniature armor and modeled terrain as the main components of play and which was first invented at the beginning of the...
Board wargame
A board wargame is a wargame with a set playing surface or board, as opposed to being played on a computer or in a more free-form playing area as in miniatures games. The modern, commercial wargaming ...
Computer-assisted gaming
Computer-assisted gaming (CAG) and computer-assisted wargaming (CAWG) refer to games which are at least partially computerized, but where on important part of the action is not virtual but performed i...
Play-by-mail game
Play-by-mail games, sometimes known as "Play-by-post", are games, of any type, played through postal mail or email. One example, chess, has been played by mail for centuries (when played in this way, ...
Chess online
Play chess against the computer or with another player. online chess. This chess type is advanced chess in html5 and can be played with or without login. Chess against computer unblocked by our specia...
Undersea Cables: How Russia Targets the West’s Soft Underbelly
Russia has been stepping up its submarine patrols near remote locations of fiber optic cables laid on the ocean floor and carrying digital data across continents the New York Times reports. Pentagon o...
Phantom Brave
Phantom Brave (ファントム・ブレイブ, Fantomu Bureibu) is a tactical role-playing game for the Sony PlayStation 2 video game console developed and published by Nippon Ichi Software. It was released on Ja...
Invasion America (board wargame)
Invasion: America is a wargame designed by Jim Dunnigan and published by SPI in 1976. It depicts a hypothetical invasion of North America by a coalition of three invaders. The game is played on a 35 b...
Hardtack (game)
Hardtack is a set of rules for American Civil War miniature wargaming by Lou Zocchi. It was published as a thirty-page pamphlet by Guidon Games in 1971, with an introduction by Gary Gygax and artwork...
Sharon Ellen Burtman
Sharon Ellen Burtman (born 1968) is an American chess player. Her titles include National Master (1994); Woman International Master (1989); New England Women's Champion (1988); and United States Wome...
Axis & Allies
Axis may refer to:
John Fedorowicz
John Peter Fedorowicz (born September 27, 1958) from the Bronx area of New York is an American International Grandmaster of chess, and a chess writer.He learned to play chess in 1972, inspired by the...
Chess opening book (computers)
Opening book is often used to describe the database of openings given to computer chess programs. Such programs are quite significantly enhanced through the provision of an electronic version of an op...
Elena Donaldson-Akhmilovskaya
Elena Donaldson-Akhmilovskaya (born Elena Bronislavovna Akhmilovskaya, Russian: Елена Брониславовна Ахмыловская; 11 March 1957 – 18 November 2012) was a Woman Grandmaster of chess. She has be...
Dutch Defence
The Dutch Defence is a chess opening characterised by the moves:
Elias Stein (1748–1812), an Alsatian who settled in The Hague, recommended the defence as the best reply to 1.d4 in h...
Sniper: Ghost Warrior 2
Sniper: Ghost Warrior 2 is a tactical shooter video game developed and published by City Interactive for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. It was released on March 12, 2013 in North Ameri...
Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Pandora Tomorrow
Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Pandora Tomorrow is a stealth game, developed and published by Ubisoft Shanghai, while Ubisoft Montreal, creator of the original Splinter Cell, was working on Chaos Theory....
Chinese Chess Association
The Chinese Chess Association (CCA) (中国国际象棋协会) is the governing body of chess in China and is one of the federations of FIDE. It is also a member of the Asian Chess Federation (ACF). It is the princip...
Henrijeta Konarkowska-Sokolov
Henryka (Henrijeta) Konarkowska-Sokolov (born 14 December 1938, Inowrocław, Poland) is a Polish–Serbian chess master.She was four times Women's Polish Champion (1958, 1960, 1963, and 1964) and two tim...
Naval wargaming
Naval wargaming is a branch of the wider hobby of miniature wargaming. Generally less popular than wargames set on land, naval wargaming nevertheless enjoys a degree of support around the world. Both ...
British Chess Problem Society
The British Chess Problem Society is considered the oldest chess problem society in the world.The inaugural meeting of the British Chess Problem Society took place on 10 August 1918 at St George's Res...
Ian Nepomniachtchi
Ian Aleksandrovich Nepomniachtchi (Russian: Ян Непо́мнящий; born July 14, 1990) is a Russian chess grandmaster and the 2010 Russian Chess Champion. He was a member of the gold-medal winning Russia...
Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Conviction
Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Conviction is a 2010 action-adventure stealth video game, developed by Ubisoft Montreal as part of the Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell series. Key members of the Tom Clancy's Ra...
Serpent Lord
"Serpent Lord" is an official term from Games Workshop's The Lord of the Rings Strategy Battle Game used to refer to the unnamed leader of the Haradrim in J. R. R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings, so ...
Human chess
Human chess is a form of chess in which people take the place of pieces. Human chess is typically played outdoors, either on a large chessboard or on the ground, and is often played at Renaissance fa...