12375 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!
Extremely difficult but beautiful mating net. This has got to be one of my all time favorite games. If you can solve it, I have nearly limitless respect for you.
I tried 0-0-0 at the end :(
0-0-0 is so much more awesome than Kd2 and I definately would've played it if it were me but alas, I am not Edward Lasker (I wish).
i did it! :o
i did it in less than 5 mins....but with few incorrect moves too... :) but when i got that pawn move right it was pretty simple
Chess tips : kill the king in your base.
And another thing. Lasker is inaccurate because he can mate in 7
by 6.Kf1 (any moves) 7.Nh2# is better
Edited : From Nb2# to Nh2# :)
I assume you mean 7. Nh2#. And yeah that may be a quicker mate, but you must admit that the way Lasker did it was more asthetically pleasing. If I was playing this game and I saw both mates, I'd play the one he did just because it looks cooler (although I would've played 8. 0-0-0#).
That's the only thing I missed...i.e. i got it wrong from that.
Chess.com University - become an expert/master in 5 years?
by EricFleet a few minutes ago
Most abstract puzzle I have ever seen
by eltodesukane 3 minutes ago
If You Could Fix One Thing On Chess.com, What Would It Be?
by HessianWarrior 5 minutes ago
with chromazing I can...
by mauve_penguin 7 minutes ago
by ManeuverMaster 9 minutes ago
Eating at the cool kids table
by johnmusacha 11 minutes ago
ღ OFFICIAL 2014 Chess.com Awards ღ
by Wolfbird 11 minutes ago
Can I win?
by Equiv 13 minutes ago
WHY oh WHY is CHESS.COM so SLOW???
by jblo 26 minutes ago
by ghostofmaroczy 27 minutes ago
Why Join | Chess Topics |
Help & Support |
© 2014 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!