Miniatures For Improvement Purposes

Although I recommended it earlier I’m having second thoughts about the suitability of Du Mont’s 200 Miniature Games for improvement purposes. The problem is that too many of the games seem to be ‘pretty’ mates springing from rather random sequences of moves.

So I’ve been scouring Megabase 2011 for miniatures with a consistent strategic theme and more ‘obvious’ moves for both sides. Here’s one of many that I’ve found and went through this morning with my son. And it feels like there’s a book now brewing….