# When I am hungry

• 22 months ago · Quote · #261

The bad position of the King is a very important thing in these puzzles.

In the last one even if add a black pawn on  " f5 " the result is the same - but solution is forced and not so nice :

• 22 months ago · Quote · #262

Here is another with Queens and there is zugzwang too:

O.Mazur

white to play and win

• 21 months ago · Quote · #263

Awesomly impossible the best puzzle ever!

• 21 months ago · Quote · #264

oh yes

• 21 months ago · Quote · #265

#293

#293

• 21 months ago · Quote · #266

solution to #290?
• 21 months ago · Quote · #267

Yes, this is the solution , may be just one line to add:

• 21 months ago · Quote · #268

Black's king can't move and the three pawns can't get past the white king. Black is forced into zugzwang
• 21 months ago · Quote · #269

Black pawns can move different :

• 21 months ago · Quote · #270
Something more along these lines? Threaten the pawns from the side and if they support eachother promote.
• 21 months ago · Quote · #271

• 21 months ago · Quote · #272

What if black moves  pawn "a"  :

• 21 months ago · Quote · #273

I think i found the solution - here is something to help in solving :

• 21 months ago · Quote · #274
Sherlocks_Holmes wrote:

I think i found the solution - here is something to help in solving :

Cool, so Kc4 in your rebuttal of what I posted was your error.

• 21 months ago · Quote · #275
mrguy888 wrote:
Sherlocks_Holmes wrote:

I think i found the solution - here is something to help in solving :

Cool, so Kc4 in your rebuttal of what I posted was your error.

Yes,this was my mistake .

• 21 months ago · Quote · #276

Mrguy888, you took the right direction from the beginning - post full solution when decide .

• 21 months ago · Quote · #277

Nobody posts solution for #296 so i will post what i think it can be:

First white play 1.Kc2 and if black doesn't play 1...h5 the solution is like Nswwsn and Caielo showed in #299 and #300 .

If black play 1...h5 then solution follows Mrguy888's line in #297 :

• 21 months ago · Quote · #278

oh yes ;-)

• 21 months ago · Quote · #279

Smiley has to say is the solution correct.

And here is another puzzle :

A.Kuznetzov

white to play and draw

• 21 months ago · Quote · #280