Beautiful queen sacrifice!

Lichess Game of the Month: October 23

Beautiful queen sacrifice by pleaseresignnow!

If you are looking for a fresh way to play against the Scandinavian, this game might be something for you.

Even if 1.e4 is not your usual opening choice, you will definitely be inspired by this game!
By November 5th, several of your best games of October were shared via our forum post, Mastodon, YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or Telegram.

Our team went on and carefully checked all suggested games and found that the game of @pleaseresignnow was outstanding and also a practical use for all readers. Congrats!
@Nikonoel & @AAArmstark had a deeper look into the brilliant game:

We will announce the voting for the next Game of the Month November today on December 1st.

Conditions to submit your Game of the Month November:

  • Only standard games (no variants)
  • Only submit one game per user (additional games will be ignored), and must have been played in November 2023 only!

Stay tuned to our forums or any of our socials for the next announcement.

Today you will be able to submit your games for November in the "General Chess Discussion" forums or via our socials.

How did you like the Game of the Month and the contest itself? Let us know in the comments.