11228 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!
Information for game coming from: http://www.associatedcontent.com/article/1819699/fun_chess_puzzle_game_trap_the_king.html?cat=14
Lets have a little fun. If you read and understand it, then cool. If you don't feel like reading it, it goes like this:
1. Player 1(me) places king anywhere on the board
2. Player 2(anyone who wants to play) places a pawn on the board as to check the king.
3. Player 1 moves the king anywhere on the board, so that the king is not next to a pawn.
4. Play repeats until 16 pawns are placed
5. If the king does not have a square that is not adjacent to a pawn, Player 2 wins, and vice versa, if the king has a place to go, Player 1 wins.
6. In this game, the rule about pawns of the color of the king cannot check him is ignored.
P.S.: for fun purposes, don't look at the video on how to do it in the link above.
So who wants to give it a try?
Can pawns be going either direction? Because if not, couldn't the person place the king on the first rank and the second person not be able to check the king.
either direction, yes.
How much does owning a chess club make a year?
by pilotk9 a few minutes ago
2/1/2015 - Mate in 2
by opettet-743 a few minutes ago
The board was set up wrong, I'm not drunk
by MuhammadAreez10 2 minutes ago
is ALIVE the best female chessplayer???
by kaynight 2 minutes ago
Does anyone want to be a Great Chess Player?
by A_L_I_V_E 3 minutes ago
Magician's Death Match: my invention (updated)
by HGMuller 5 minutes ago
by kaynight 6 minutes ago
I don't know how to play :(
by AlisonHart 16 minutes ago
Blindfold Chess training App
by Nygren 31 minutes ago
Color scan for chess tactics?
by MuhammadAreez10 35 minutes ago
Why Join | Chess Topics |
Help & Support |
© 2015 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!