/r/chessbeginners/

r/chessbeginners

273k members
r/chessbeginners is a subreddit with 273k members. Its distinguishing qualities are that the community is huge in size, and has crazy activity.
A place for new chess players to hang out, ask questions, discover tactics, get advice from others and learn more about the game: This is the r/chessbeginners subreddit.

Popular Themes in r/chessbeginners

#1
Pain & Anger
: "Found this absolute trainwreck of a game from when I was 200 ELO"
29 posts
#2
Advice Requests
: "Can anyone tell me the best move for white in algebraic chess notation?"
10 posts
#3
Solution Requests
: "Does this kind of checkmate have a name? "
4 posts

Popular Topics in r/chessbeginners

#1

Chess

: "I hit 1800! It's liChess but still.. I don't have anyone to share with, so I wanted to share it with you guys"
33 posts
#2

Brilliant Move

: "Why was this a Brilliant Move? I am black"
15 posts
#3

Elo

: "Found this absolute trainwreck of a game from when I was 200 Elo"
15 posts
#4

Rating

: "I'm so proud of this checkmate. Rating 1100, 5 min flat."
12 posts
#5

Mate

: "Found this Mate in my game. black to move"
11 posts
#6

Checkmate

: "Tried to bank rank Checkmate but got a brilliant move instead(Didnt see the queen there)"
10 posts
#7

Queen

: "White's Queen has just been captured, which piece should you take back with and why?"
8 posts
#8

Black

: "91 moves later... (I was Black, 800 ELO)"
8 posts
#9

Blunder

: "Found a nice queen sac only to Blunder it on a misclick"
8 posts
#10

Brilliant

: "My chess legacy is completed. Find a win for black."
8 posts

Member Growth in r/chessbeginners

Daily
+131 members(0.0%)
Monthly
+5k members(1.7%)
Yearly
+84k members(44.6%)

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