A principal benefit of membership is the availability of a wonderful environment in which to play, watch or study chess with others interested in the world’s greatest game.

A membership provides eligibility for TBCC tournament participation, private/group lesson, Tutors Cloud's tutoring services, and open events.


TBCC one time membership fee: 10,000 yen
One time group lesson fee: 3,000 yen 

2,000 yen for one hour group lesson trial

* The facility fee (500 yen) may be additionally charged for lessons.

* TBCC member can receive a 10% discount on purchase of a wide variety of chess products.


The National Chess Society of Japan (NCS)'s annual membership is available for purchase thru TBCC.


NCS annual membership fee: 6,000 yen for adults, 3,000 yen for U18, 2,000 yen for U15

TBCC handling fee: 550 yen


Please contact us for a membership registration.