How to Play Chess: Rules for Beginners: Learn Game Basics, Board Setup, Moves, Castling, En Passant

Learn How to Play Chess in Just 12 minutes. This is a beginners guide to ALL the Rules of Chess. Click on the timestamps below to jump directly to a specific topic:
0:00 How to Play Chess! What you’ll learn!
0:32 How to setup the chess board?
1:22 Basics of the game
1:38 How the rook moves?
2:01 How the bishop moves?
2:17 How the queen moves?
2:38 How the knight moves?
3:08 How the pawn moves and captures?
4:21 Pawn promotion
4:48 Game objective/How to win & How the king moves
5:08 What is Check, how to protect your king & what does Checkmate mean?
6:47 What does Stalemate mean?
7:22 Draw by insufficient material
7:41 Draw by 50-Move Rule
8:08 Draw by threefold repetition
8:47 Special Pawn rule – En passant
9:50 Castling – How to castle in chess?

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  1. Few will start playing after knowing the rules & many will stop it 😅

  2. This helps a lot me and my dad are pros know

  3. Very informative video in very simplified manner…👍

  4. First time hearing Hindi and Not being scammed.

  5. Watching for the first time… I just bought my chess.

  6. Hello Mr jitendra can u pls confirm the payment done or not

  7. Also this is called a Bishop not a Camel 🐪 😂 & this one is ROOK not Elephant🐘

  8. Magnus be like "How the horse Move" 😂

  9. 𝘊𝘰𝘭𝘥 𝘚𝘰𝘭𝘥𝘪𝘦𝘳 🥶 says:

    when you play chess,you feel like a top G

  10. You are a great teacher. Played checkers all my life and can safely say I’ve beaten most people and need a challenge.

    I know I’m gonna get humbled but this video at least gave me a fighting chance as a complete beginner. Thank you!

  11. Can queen move in a horse position

  12. Pawn 2 spaces moves , We can make multiple times or once in game ?

  13. Sir I didn't understand the stalemate part of the video.

  14. Thank u sir your teaching style is very good

  15. Thankyou so much bro for teaching this chess , and now it's easy for me thanks a lot to chess talk and to you bro

  16. Sir this video made in hindi please 🙏

  17. I am here after watching Netflix Queen Gambit🫶💋

  18. I came here after seeing my cousins playing chess where I don't even know which is king and queen😂

  19. Guys i am really clueless . Like i know the basics but how do i improve my skills? I feel dumb ! Please help me.

  20. I heard taxes and fines paid to the bank are placed as a pot in the center of the board. When someone lands on Free Parking, they receive that pot.

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