Borg Defense! A Failure?
As my many faithful readers will know (in Greenland I have column in Russian chess journal, many readers follow since years) I have played 1. ...d5 too long against the hated 1.d4.
See here picture of NASA astronaut Greg Chamitoff playing 1. d4 against ground control:
Even in space, 1.d4 is popular. I wonder what space aliens play? One day we may meet them, and find out!
I was sick of playing 1. ...d5, really sick (I vomited) and thought I needed something new. Something really fresh! And I found -
Of course first I thought it was played by the people with creased forehead on Star Trek. See picture.