So you want to be a Grandmaster? Then let’s be honest, you will probably need more than this list to accomplish your goal. Nevertheless, chess is arguably the most famous strategy game on the planet with a very rich and long history and as such, a very interesting subject to familiarize yourself with. It is estimated that more than 700 million people around the world play chess while many scientists insist that its effects on the human mind and its psychology are significantly valuable. Are you ready to learn more about this fascinating game (and start the journey towards Grandmasterhood)? Then check out these 25 Chess Facts That Might Just Make You A Grandmaster.