Vienna Game

The Vienna Game is a slower, less popular line in the Kings Pawn Openings. It can lead to rather slow play for White, compared with the usual Nf3 lines, unless White players the Vienna Gambit.

Diagram: Vienna Game

The Vienna Gambit is a bit like the King’s Gambit, but is not well regarded as that gambit. The Vienna Gambit seems a little too unsound.

Diagram: Vienna Gambit with 3.f4

Variations of the Vienna Game include:

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