For short stories to be published in The Library of Babel, coming soon.
As this game was being played, Brandon’ brother and formidable player in his own right thought he had really lost his mind. In his other games, when he didn’t understand what his brother was going for, but he could see some hint, some glimpse of a purpose behind throwing a knight away or being such […]
#7 – The word is compensation: please, take my knight! This game features by way of demonstration the powerful idea of compensation by way of initiative. Whenever considering a piece sacrifice, one must always consider what there is to be gained from it, if anything. In this game, which was played in rapid time controls […]