Boom goes the Dynamite

Start Position: 522
'Fast' (10 days + 1 day/move, max 30 days)
This game is being played under Atomic960 rules. Click the 'info' tab for more information.
Clock started on 2/15/2015
1. Nf3 f6 2. d4 c5 3. Ng5 fxg5 4. Qg5 Nf6 5. Qxg7 Bh5 6. g4 cxd4 7. c4 Bg6 8. Bb4 d6 9. Nc3 Bc2+ 10. Kc1 Qxc4 11. Bg2 Be4 12. f3 Bc2 13. f4 d5 14. e4 Nd7 15. exd5 Be4 16. Rd1 Bd5 17. Bxd5 Rc8+ 18. Rxd7
White win


Atomic with randomized initial position.

1. Game rules

Initial position is randomly selected, using Chess960 rules. Castling also works as in Chess960.

Apart from that, the game is played according to the normal Atomic rules.


2. Game hints

All the suggestions presented on the Atomic page (and linked internet resources) remain valid in this game too, the same principia of atomic opening, middlegame, and endgame remain in place.

Of course you can no longer refer to the Atomic opening theory, since the first move you are on your own. Be alert! One pointless move will usually let your opponent to organise crushing attack.

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3. Example games

Some example games:

Immediate attack - nice attack in first moves guaranteed white material advantage, the final cleanup is also worth watching,

Straight to the ending - furious opening leads directly to the complicated ending,

Winning bishop pair - nice example of attacking bishops.

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