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March 2017: GM Timur Gareyev has set a new record for blindfold simultaneous play after a tour-de-force perfomance in Las Vegas on 48 boards--read the full story on page 38. Also, we introduce a new column, "In the Arena," by GM Robert Hess that is written for the expert-level player and higher and that will focus on one American player each month.

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February 2017: They may spend their entire existence covering only half the board, but don't underestimate the power and value of a bishop! In this special theme issue, our writers and columnists explore this "minor" but important piece.

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