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I don't know if there is already name for this, but I like to call this type of puzzle an "onlymate": the only legal move delivers mate!
The challenge is not in the puzzle itself, but in the construction thereof. Can you create an onlymate?
Something a little different this time...
That last one is really nice.
But that's flawed!!! it's check but not check mate, the rook can take the bishop and there's a few pices able to block the bishop!!
No, it's a double check.
At first, I didn't understand your Frampits vs Totem puzzle as I thought, "It must be black's move and he can go ...Kh7 etc, Edit: or ...RxBe3 mate or ...QxBe3. Then I understood.
Clever. Hard to believe it is from a game.
here's two possibly devious cases!
by clms_chess a few minutes ago
A nice little checkmate!
by AbodySattar 2 minutes ago
End of Era for Vishy Anand..???
by blueemu 6 minutes ago
Hikaru Nakamura+Rybka vs. Stockfish
by pullin 6 minutes ago
Rated 3750 plus?!
by Addicted-to-Chess97 7 minutes ago
Friends of pdela vs Friends of Doggy_Style
by blueemu 7 minutes ago
Hello GM, Penguin is Carlsen
by Ir0N_HaMM3R 19 minutes ago
Rename an Opening!
by hapless_fool 25 minutes ago
Why do I get "registration unavailable"
by chessbroethics 26 minutes ago
8/21/2014 - Movsesian vs A.Korobov, Moscow, 2004
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