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Can you play chess?
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Posted on 08-13-11 03:40 AM silverthundr is Offline     Post: 40 words - Spell checked - (ID: 440019) - Post Rating: 0 - Report Abuse | Link
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I can play chess. I'm not very good, though. I got second in a regional tournament while in my school's chess club in middle school, but I haven't played since then seeing as I don't really know anyone that plays.
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Posted on 08-13-11 06:42 AM AuraBlaze is Offline     Post: 33 words - Spell checked - (ID: 440081) - Post Rating: 0 - Report Abuse | Link
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I have only ever played chess for entertainment --and even then it has not been often. I am not a strategy-type person, but I could learn a few lessons if I wanted to.

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Posted on 08-16-11 04:47 PM DeltaEdge is Offline     Post: 54 words - (ID: 442182) - Post Rating: 0 - Report Abuse | Link
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Yes I can play chess, but even the basic concepts of planning and strategy elude me. I can never win against people who actually know what they are doing. I just react to what the other person is doing rather than come up with my own strategy which is a horrible way to play.

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Posted on 08-16-11 04:50 PM Vincent Swiftstrike is Offline     Post: 49 words - (ID: 442184) - Post Rating: 0 - Report Abuse | Link
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I know how to play Chess, by my skill level is rather bad. Like DeltaEdge, I only play based on what my opponent does and I don't really come up with too much of a strategy (Although I do have my own strategic opening that's very passive but defensive).

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Posted on 08-16-11 07:06 PM Awesome-Kid is Offline     Post: 15 words - Spell checked - (ID: 442273) - Post Rating: 0 - Report Abuse | Link
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I had played chess a nice bit of times, but I sucked at it!

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Posted on 08-16-11 07:09 PM starwars293 is Offline     Post: 50 words - Spell checked - (ID: 442276) - Post Rating: 0 - Report Abuse | Link
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Yeah I am pretty good at chess, one time I had a chess tournament for my chess club and I haven't lost a single game but it was finished before people made it to the finals like only 4 people had made it far and I was one of them.

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Posted on 08-17-11 01:24 PM Galacta is Offline     Post: 16 words - (ID: 442655) - Post Rating: 0 - Report Abuse | Link
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Yes, I can play chess. I'm not very good nor do I play a lot though.

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Posted on 08-30-11 07:58 PM Sman is Offline     Post: 35 words - Spell checked - (ID: 451556) - Post Rating: 0 - Report Abuse | Link
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No, I cannot play chess. I have tried to learn how to play it a few times, but I am not very good at all. It's also been quite a while since I last played.

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Posted on 08-30-11 08:20 PM rcarter2 is Offline     Post: 101 words - (ID: 451580) - Post Rating: 0 - Report Abuse | Link
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I was taught how to play chess when I was in first grade. I loved it when I learned and became addicted. I got really good at it and played everyone that knew how. Eventually, nobody in my family would play me anymore. I was out of practice until we got the Internet and I discovered online chess. I played a lot. But eventually, I stopped playing online. People were too mean. I still know how to play, but it has been about 6 years since I have played. I am probably not near as good as I used to be.

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Posted on 08-30-11 08:29 PM billythekidmonster is Offline     Post: 48 words - (ID: 451590) - Post Rating: 0 - Report Abuse | Link
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Oh I love to play chess. I won a tourney with it that was at my school. I have not played for a while but I memorized all of the movements and everything. I used to know how too win in 2 turns. But I doubt it anymore.

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Posted on 09-22-11 11:49 PM Someone70 is Offline     Post: 31 words - (ID: 466589) - Post Rating: 0 - Report Abuse | Link
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Well, I know the rules and a couple tricks for chess, but I can't play very professionally. I can barely beat the easiest level cpu when playing on the computer. x3
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Posted on 09-23-11 03:07 PM Eddy88 is Offline     Post: 20 words - Spell checked - (ID: 466817) - Post Rating: 0 - Report Abuse | Link
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Yep, I play it. Just for fun... I know the rules, But I need a bit of practice with it. 

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Posted on 09-23-11 08:14 PM tabbikatt13 is Offline     Post: 22 words - (ID: 466989) - Post Rating: 0 - Report Abuse | Link
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I know HOW to play, like how all the pieces move and all that, but I'm not very good at it. =|

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Posted on 10-18-11 09:57 AM seanne is Offline     Post: 8 words - (ID: 482918) - Post Rating: 0 - Report Abuse | Link
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I was never really interested by that game...

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Posted on 11-18-11 11:47 PM Jcs1 is Offline     Post: 16 words - Spell checked - (ID: 500624) - Post Rating: 0 - Report Abuse | Link
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Yes I know how to play chess.I haven't played in a while,but I still remember everything.

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Posted on 11-19-11 02:10 PM n!ck is Offline     Post: 9 words - (ID: 500924) - Post Rating: 0 - Report Abuse | Link
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I do not. I never got into playing it.

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Posted on 08-12-12 01:38 AM ClearAsCrystal is Offline     Post: 28 words - Spell checked - (ID: 633472) - Post Rating: 0 - Report Abuse | Link
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Yes I can play chess, but I am a terrible strategist O.o So... I know how the game works, but basically suck at the actual playing part XD
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Posted on 08-12-12 05:50 AM SuperGameBoy1 is Offline     Post: 10 words - Spell checked - (ID: 633512) - Post Rating: 0 - Report Abuse | Link
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I can't play Chess because it's got too much strategy.

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Posted on 08-12-12 10:30 AM FalcoDude is Offline     Post: 17 words - (ID: 633558) - Post Rating: 0 - Report Abuse | Link
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Yes, my dad taught me when I was 7 but, I haven't played chess in a wile.

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Yes my mom taught me this and swimming at 3-5.

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