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Erwin L’Ami: A Gambit Guide through the Open Game

by ChessBase India - 28/06/2016

You are well versed in main lines arising after 1.e4 e5 but are you also often surprised by old and forgotten gambit lines? Or are you tired of main lines and do you prefer some easy to learn, yet very dangerous gambits that will win you a bucketload of points in open tournaments? This is your DVD! In his Gambit Guide Vol. 1 & 2, Dutch Grandmaster Erwin l’Ami takes you on a journey through time and shows gambit lines in the Open Games (that is, after 1.e4 e5). You can buy each of these DVDs at Rs. 999/- only, or if you want to buy both these gems, you can do so, only for Rs. 1799/-! All you have to do is write to us at ChessBase India.

Erwin L’Ami: A Gambit Guide through the Open Game

Are you well versed in main lines but are you also often surprised by old and forgotten gambit lines? Or are you tired of main lines and do you prefer some easy to learn, yet very dangerous gambits? This is your DVD! In his Gambit Guide Vol. 1 Dutch Grandmaster Erwin l’Ami takes you on a journey through time and shows gambit lines in the Open Games (that is, after 1.e4 e5).

Erwin L’Ami: A Gambit Guide through the Open Game Vol. 1

This DVD includes the infamous Frankenstein-Dracula Gambit, the Cochrane Gambit, the Belgrade Gambit and, of course, the mother of all gambits: the King’s Gambit. Many of these long forgotten lines offer plenty of room for creativity and exploration and this DVD is full of new ideas with which you can surprise your opponents. Apart from a theoretical section and illustrative model games the DVD contains a number of exercises, which allow you to test your new knowledge.

 

To get an idea about how Erwin explains his concepts and the kind of material he is presenting, we bring you this clip where he discusses one of the sub-variations:

 

In this clip, Erwin gives his antidote to the Kieseritzky Gambit branching out of the mother of all gambits—the Kings Gambit.

This DVD (soft copy) is available for just Rs. 999/- on the ChessBase India website for Indian residents. All you have to do is write an email to us at chessbaseindia@gmail.com.

 

Erwin L’Ami: A Gambit Guide through the Open Game Vol. 2

William Davies Evans was a sea-captain and gave the Evans Gambit that brought White hundreds and thousands of brilliant victories its name. In Volume 2 of his Gambit Guide, Dutch Grandmaster Erwin l’Ami brings back the romantic days of chess when pawns were routinely sacrificed in huge numbers! In Volume 1 of this series we saw the many dangerous gambits White can play after 1.e4 e5. In Volume 2 we see enterprising gambits such as the Marshall Gambit, the Scotch Gambit, the Jänisch Gambit, and the Evans Gambit mentioned above.

 

This DVD (soft copy) is available for just Rs.999/- on the ChessBase India website for Indian residents. All you have to do is write an email to us at chessbaseindia@gmail.com.

Details: 

Many of these long forgotten lines offer plenty of room for creativity and exploration and these DVDs are full of new ideas with which you can surprise your opponents. Apart from a theoretical section and illustrative model games, both the DVDs contain a number of exercises, which allow you to test your new knowledge.

  • Video running time — Volume 01: 6 hours 41 min. (English); Volume 02: 6 hours 46 min. (English)
  • With interactive training including video feedback
  • Extra: extensive analysis of the theory shown on this DVD
  • Including CB 12 – Reader

 

If you want to buy both these DVDs, then we offer you this set at only Rs. 1799/-! Again, all you have to do is write an email to us at chessbaseindia@gmail.com.

 

These are original ChessBase products which are available at almost 60% discount to Indian residents because ChessBase India has tied up with the ChessBase headquarters in Hamburg. Soon our online shop will begin. Until then you can buy the products by writing to us at chessbaseindia@gmail.com.

GM Erwin L'Ami

Interview

L’Ami, winner of the Reykjavik open 2015 and a former second to World Champion Veselin Topalov, is the perfect man to guide you through the maze of dazzling complications! He is also a member of the Dutch national team. In this DVD, he does not keep any secrets and reveals all he knows about Gambits after 1.e4 e5, including a lot of brand new ideas and novelties!