13484 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!
Information for game coming from: http://www.associatedcontent.com/article/1819699/fun_chess_puzzle_game_trap_the_king.html?cat=14
Lets have a little fun. If you read and understand it, then cool. If you don't feel like reading it, it goes like this:
1. Player 1(me) places king anywhere on the board
2. Player 2(anyone who wants to play) places a pawn on the board as to check the king.
3. Player 1 moves the king anywhere on the board, so that the king is not next to a pawn.
4. Play repeats until 16 pawns are placed
5. If the king does not have a square that is not adjacent to a pawn, Player 2 wins, and vice versa, if the king has a place to go, Player 1 wins.
6. In this game, the rule about pawns of the color of the king cannot check him is ignored.
P.S.: for fun purposes, don't look at the video on how to do it in the link above.
So who wants to give it a try?
Can pawns be going either direction? Because if not, couldn't the person place the king on the first rank and the second person not be able to check the king.
either direction, yes.
removal of harmless forum topics
by bunicula a few minutes ago
Why Knowing Your Openings is Important at Higher Levels!
by dpnorman 3 minutes ago
How is USCF initial rating assessed?
by ChessOfPlayer 3 minutes ago
If You Could Go to Dinner with Any Chess Player, Who'd You Pick?
by recklass 6 minutes ago
8/24/2016 - Shock And Awe
by foofooes 6 minutes ago
Weirdest Opening Ever!!!
by dp15 14 minutes ago
Is there any chance that a 1300 rated player can beat a 2700 rated player?
by thekillerlemon 17 minutes ago
8/25/2016 - Around The Way
by BryanCFB 19 minutes ago
1.e4 gambits for white
by tmkroll 21 minutes ago
Mikhail Tal tv interview 1988
by lofina_eidel_ismail 27 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!