15533 Players currently online!
Man vs. Machine - good luck!
Turn-based games at any time!
Vote for the best move to win!
Do you have what it takes?
Sharpen your tactical vision!
Get advice and game insights!
Learn from top players & pros!
View millions of master games!
Your virtual chess coach!
Perfect your opening moves!
Test your skills vs. computer!
Find the right private coach!
Can you solve it each day?
Bring it all together!
Beginners, start here!
Make friends & play team games!
News from the world of chess!
Search all Chess.com members!
Find local clubs & events!
Who's the best of your friends?
Read what members are saying!
Excellent puzzle, instructive and nice, thanx for sharing...
not a really a checkmate puzzle, before people get mad, here's my reasoning
checkmate puzzles usually force the opponent into a checkmate, meaning that the opponent has no possible option other than making those moves
for example, the bishop move in this solution could be responded by moving the e8 rook to g8, checkmate in '6' is automatically shut down
Look above you dude. The answer is on the same page.
strategic and interesting!
lame, as always, white king to g2 would have also ended the game the same way, so it is not a puzzle. I wonder how much more ads "chess.com" is gonna put out, its becoming more and more lair for ipod and isheep users.
That was great. :D
You missed a bishop.
beautiful. first move had me going for a while..
After 1.Bf6 why shouldnt black play Rg8? That would take away most of whites attack, but still allows them some defense on the open d file. If I were white, I would focus more on the open file. The suggested move is too easy to counter
easy as ish
another problem is to find the best move for black...
my favorite way to win, sacrifice rooks and trap king
nice, but still obvious!
Guys, it's just Lolli's mate, don't jizz your pants all over the floor.
To answer my own question, and anyone else who is curious, this is why you dont respond 1..... Rg8
Please be relevant, helpful & nice!
Chess.com getting sued for libel?
by jarjarbinksdude a few minutes ago
by sertas a few minutes ago
by Pokemoners123 a few minutes ago
12/4/2013 - Immunity
by Firestopr 3 minutes ago
Positional response to e4?
by Fear_the_Queen 7 minutes ago
Endgames Of mine!
by Pokemoners123 8 minutes ago
Chess.com App Loss of Sound in TT
by Benedictine 12 minutes ago
blindfold tournament registration
by phinneas 12 minutes ago
Suggestion: Add reason for blocking
by moonnie 15 minutes ago
What books centered on defense would you recommend?
by Fear_the_Queen 15 minutes ago
Why Join | Chess Topics |
Help & Support |
© 2013 Chess.com
• Chess - English
We are working hard to make Chess.com available in over 70 languages. Check back over the year as we develop the technology to add more, and we will try our best to notify you when your language is ready for translating!