Chess Tactic: Depression

Oct 13, 2012, 1:32 PM |

This game will demonstrates a good positional play called "Depression". The opening I used , is a very common opening with a little variation called King's Knight Variation. I played white and I won by resignation. Basic chess tactics works in this method: fork , skewer and pin .


Why Depression? Observe how black reacted to white's attack and defense and soon you will know the answer.