12517 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?
Backgammon, Yatzy, and more!
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!
YEah It was easy. The tittle confuse me it says :
Same result, and arguably better position. But if the puzzle isn't going to lead to mate, why not harrassing the black queen instead?
Because winning a piece is better?
Also, after 1. Qe8+, Bf8; 2. what?
You do win a piece: the bishop that got away in the "correct" version.
EDIT: Ignore this. Misunderstood what you meant.
first thought was to fork on e8, but then block and white bish miss...hehe, I think thats called tempo.
how is this equalizing? up a whole piece is not equal.
But I don't understand! Where is the queen sac?!
is the only point of this puzzle capturing a Piece? sorry, i just don't get this puze
Doesn't Qe8+ work also?
BF8 then you dont have bishop for dinner...
Big queen scares bishop in hiding LOL
What's wrong with Qe7+ then take DSB?
what position should I paint on chess painting?
by SmyslovFan a few minutes ago
Help !....What do I do ?
by Bishop_g5 13 minutes ago
5/3/2016 - The Slip
by Newba 17 minutes ago
Help solve the problem
by WindowsEnthusiast 19 minutes ago
Kasparov is slaughtering Nakamura and So.
by Elubas 24 minutes ago
best song to listen to while playing chess
by Senior-Lazarus_Long 38 minutes ago
#BCM2 - Pulpofeira vs. MSC157
by MSC157 40 minutes ago
Hurt/Heal World Champions
by kemenmotar 45 minutes ago
Alcohol and chess!
by najdorf96 53 minutes ago
What happens when no one votes in vote chess
by ijgeoffrey 75 minutes ago
Why Join | Chess Topics |
Help & Support |
© 2016 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!