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Famous Games of Chess

Countless millions of chess games have been played, but only a few are known throughout the chess world for their brilliance. Play through the most famous games ever played, including the Evergreen Game, the Immortal Game, and The Game of the Century.

Every Move Explained: Morphy's Opera House Game (1858)
Paul Morphy's famous Opera House Game is presented, with each move by each side explained.

Chess Games Database
A searchable collection of nearly 500,000 chess games.

The Evergreen Game
A famous game played between Adolf Anderssen and Jean Dufresne in 1852.

The Game of the Century
The win that put Bobby Fischer on the map.

The Immortal Game
Another classic win by Adolf Anderssen.

Kasparov's Immortal
Kasparov's signature win against Veselin Topalov.

The Opera House Game
Paul Morphy's most famous game, played against two opponents during an opera.

The Ten Most Famous Chess Games
These ten games rank among the most important and most amazing chess games ever played.

2013 World Chess Championship (Anand vs. Carlsen): Game One
Game One of the 2013 World Championship match between Viswanathan Anand and Magnus Carlsen.

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