About Us

Hi. I’m Andrew Hercules, author of maroonchess.com and founder of herculeschess.com. I’m a chess coach and an avid player of the game of chess.

Maroon Chess is a resource blog aimed at developing your chess skills. We answer most of your chess questions and give you the best tips and strategies that you can use to improve your game.

At maroonchess.com, you will find topics on the different chess openings, middle game strategies and endgame techniques which are all aspects of the game you need to master if you wish to become a well-rounded chess player.

Want to play chess in style? We review some of the best pieces of equipment needed to play the game of chess. From the board, chess pieces, and clocks to even scorecards and chess tables. Whether you are a novice, intermediate or advanced player, we’ve got you covered.

Hail Zeus, King of the gods🙌.