Your major pieces, the rook and queen in chess can wreak major havoc on your opponents. These powerful, long-range pieces often deliver the decisive follow-up blow after a sacrifice. Despite their strength, they are not all about brute force, and as you get familiar with the rook and queen, you will learn to use them more subtly. The following is an introduction to the major pieces and how you can get a little more from your rooks and queen in chess.
September 6, 2022