How To Start A Chess Game?

What are the best first 5 moves in chess?

A Beginner’s Garden of Chess Openings

  • White can start by moving his King’s pawn 2 spaces, i.e. playing “e4”. This move has many strengths – it immediately works on controlling the center, and it frees two pieces (the Queen and a Bishop).
  • White can start by moving the Queen’s pawn to “d4”.
  • White can start with some other move than “e4” or “d4”.

How do you play the chess opening?

Top 10 Chess Openings –

Can you win chess in 2 moves?

It’s possible in chess to win in only two moves, by executing a two move checkmate or “Fool’s Mate”.

Why does white go first in chess?

Originally Answered: Why does the white side play the first move in chess? Somebody has to move first, so it was decided that white should move first. If that bother’s you, you can have “black” move first, but you should change the position of the K and Q, so that the King is on its color.

How many times can you Castle in chess?

2 Answers. You can only castle once ever. Part of the rule for castling is that you can only castle if your king has not moved.