Stonewall Attack: An Opening System for White's Army
- Overview -
White's Moves Only:
1. d4, 2. e3, 3. f4, 4. c3, 5. Bd3
Noted by Ken Wilsdon: "The Colle and Stonewall can be used alternately, although Black has many fine setups against the Stonewall."
- Example Sequence -
Here's an example of the Stonewall Attack played properly (the following moves are from the sample game on Wikpedia.
Notice that it's the main pattern of 4x Pawns, zig-zagged on dark-squares across the Expanded Center, plus the light-Bishop that counts as the Stonewall Attack, not necessarily the number of moves taken to reach it):
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