The Orangutan Opening. Wacky or Just Shrewd? Part 2

The previous post I showed how I won with this awesome opening, the Orangutan. Now here is one I lost and the mistakes I made: Analysis of the Game: Opening: It is interesting to see that black tries to refute my Orangutan opening…

The Orangutan Opening. Wacky or Just Shrewd? Part 1

I have played many chess games with the Orangutan opening. Some I lose some I win. I wanted to show one I won and one I lost for you to get the feeling of what to learn from the mistakes I made so you don't make them in your games. Here is…

An Analysis of the Ware Chess Opening Strategy When Responding to the English

Most of my games playing the ware involve me playing a5 after white opens e4 or me as white playing a4 immediately. This is one of my more unusual games in that it involves playing the Ware after white tries to play the English opening. I go…

The Unorthodox Ware Chess Opening-a4

More often than not, the openings that we see in many chess games by both club and grand-masters (Karpov and Kasparov are two examples) start out with e4, d4, c4, and nf3. These are all solid openings and have many different variations to them.…