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Anya Taylor-Joy stars as Beth Harmon in The Queen’s Gambit, the breakout Netflix series about a young woman’s journey in the chess world. (Image: Charlie Gray/Netflix)

Netflix’s ‘The Queen’s Gambit’ Adds Momentum to Online Chess Boom

Chess – particularly online chess – was already experiencing one of its best years in decades in 2020 as the game thrived while people spent more time at home during the COVID-19 pandemic. Then, Netflix released “The Queen’s Gambit” on Oct. 23, and the brilliant series did more than take […]