How To Calculate In Chess

➡️ Get My Chess Courses:
➡️ Start Playing Chess FOR FREE:
How to calculate in chess. Super important lesson on calculation for beginners, intermediate, advanced players, or checkers professionals.

0:00 Intro
1:03 Beginners Game 1
7:52 Beginners Game 2
12:10 Puzzles
15:39 Intermediate/Advanced
18:48 Advanced Example 2
22:02 Advanced Example 3
24:15 Example 4
27:04 Example 5

➡️ Enjoy my videos? Donate Here :

Check out my new Cookies and Cream Cold Brew from Madrinas! Don’t forget to use code “GOTHAM” at checkout to save 20% off your order:

⭐️ Follow Me If You Are Amazing:



  1. yes, yes there are comments in the comments section.

  2. When you bunder a piece will you loose the game 😮😮😮?

  3. 7:15 black couldve won the knight lol if black took the pawn or just trade the queens

  4. Ramyar Muhammed - ڕامیار محەمەد says:

    Levy could you tell how the begginers calculate fast in chess? What is your suggestion?

  5. Check list
    1) what does opponent want?
    2) do I have checks? Captures? Attacks?

  6. So everyone is racist to players that are less then 1,000 or what?

  7. Being a good chess player doesn't necessarily make you a good teacher. You have both Levy, thank you! Your previous experience with teaching makes your videos so helpful. 👍 My goal is 1500, I think I can do it with a little help from my Internet friends.

  8. me befor this video: oh chess is cool maby i can get to like 600 elo(: me after this video: nvm i'm quitting chess):

  9. Did anyone see that e5 forked bkack’s rooks?

  10. Why must I take with bishop in begginers game 1?
    Instead of the pawn?

  11. Damn man, I freaking love watching your videos. Entertaining and educational all at the same time. Wish I could find a chess coach as enthusiastic as you are about this game.

  12. I’m a solid 700. Getting past 800 is really a struggle for me, I have entrusted my fate to Levy. He shall guide me in my quest to find the hidden cave of the 3000 treasures.
    Baptise me with your profound wisdom Master🙏🏾🧎🏽

  13. summary:
    evaluate candidate moves (look for forcing moves: checks, captures, and attacks)
    create a negative verdict for your move
    if somethings wrong, dont play it

  14. Haha reminds me of my opponent who was destroying me and he had planned out his final attack but hung his queen and i took it and he resigned. TLDR Dont get so lost in the calculatrion that you completely overlook a bad move that looks amazing

  15. I literally just searched "HOW TO SOLVE A SQUARE ONE" coz I forgot how to solve it again and I got recommended this -_-

  16. Wait. Is a one mover a good move or a bad move

  17. Intermediates and beginners' biggest mistake is playing what you call 'hope chess'.

  18. I have no idea what happens but I’m wayyyyyyy better on a real bowrd

  19. And that's called minmax in game theory, that's how theoritically you find optimal move

  20. informing you that there are indeed comments in the comment section


  22. 6:07 you blunder a fork on the queen with check and you lose the queen.

  23. I'm starting to suspect I'm too stupid for chess. Same mistakes over and over

  24. I wanna learn how to win against people who don't evaluate at all (their moves breaks the entire game

  25. does anybody know if being 400-450 elo is good for playing for less then a month?

  26. Bucket list-
    1. What does the oppenent want?
    2. Do I have any checks?
    3. Do I have any captures?
    4. What does that do for the opponent?

  27. checklist
    -what does the opponent want?
    -do i have any captures? what does it do if anything?
    -forcing moves
    -what is defending what
    -what are the weaknesses
    -check what they can do not only what you do

  28. Cant you just play in the game that levy playt qh8 bxh8 rxh8 mate

  29. Before seeing your videos I couldn't understand how the hell you could stream about chess.

  30. Hi i am playing chess for 5 year and right now i am 12 year old and i need some help i want to practice chess but there is no one in my area who can play lay with me so would you like to play with me?

  31. there are comments in the comment section

  32. Bro can you post a video about how to not let time pressure affect your game

  33. Levy slipping in chess is a mandatory subject for kids in Armenia lmao dead
    He is our anarchy chess GOD

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *