2/23/2013 - Mating With Patience

  • #141

    Technically it´s impossible to checkmate king and bishop.  Why then this exercise exists?.

  • #142
    macheide857 wrote:

    Technically it´s impossible to checkmate king and bishop.  Why then this exercise exists?.

    To show the world that nothing is impossible.

  • #143

    Is this a real game?  Can someone post the game it came from.  I'd like to see how the king got himself cornered at just the wrong time.  This may be only possible in a puzzle.

  • #144

    easy

  • #145

    Nice!

  • #146

    probably the nicest mate ive seen in a long time

  • #147

    Why are people with very low ratings often finding problems easy?

  • #148

    good ol' zugzwang!

  • #149

    nice puzzle

  • #150

    easy 

  • #151

    how did the king get there again?

  • #152
    Enkhjin14 wrote:
    daniel2852 wrote:

    Cool, one of the few checkmates possible with just a bishop.

    with just a bishop!!!!!???????with a black pawn-and-a white bishop!!!!use your eyes!!!!

    I think he meant on one color

  • #153

    Fun mate

  • #154

    cool

  • #155

    9th page yeah

  • #156

    I didn't know which one is to move

  • #157

    Good puzzle.

  • #158

    cool

  • #159

    EASIEST! EVER! DEFINITELY!

  • #160

    Maybe black could claim draw - white has "insufficient winning material"

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