Playing chess is not all that hard. It involves strategy and knowledge of the game. After you know the key aspects it is a simple matter of honing your skills to become a master chess player and wow your friends with your new skill.
Step 1: Know the Different Pieces and How They Move
In chess, there are 6 different pieces that each move in a different way. They are the King, Queen, Bishop, Knight, Rook, and Pawn. These piece are basically your army to take the other side's King. Taking the other player's King without losing your own is the whole objective of chess.