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  • 8 years ago · Quote · #1


    I still dislike that it allows you to make illegal moves.

  • 8 years ago · Quote · #2


    where? I have never seen it allow an illegal move.  

  • 8 years ago · Quote · #3


    e5 is illegal and if you try doing so you wil fail

  • 8 years ago · Quote · #4


    Did you miss the black pawn sitting on e7?  I dont know why you would move it to e5 rather than e6, but e5 is still a possible move, although illegal.

  • 7 years ago · Quote · #5


    e5 was actually the very first move I considered, before realizing I was in check.  The idea in my mind was to block off white's queen from his king, to allow the black queen to move in for a mate.  Obviously it doesn't quite work that way. =/

  • 6 years ago · Quote · #6


    good moment

  • 6 years ago · Quote · #7


    I think but, Im not sure that e5 leads to mate and white wins because the king and queen have acess to the corner

  • 5 years ago · Quote · #8


    This puzzle is wrong!  On black's second move Qf2 check. White Kh5. Black Pe3. White whatever move it wants. Black Bg6 checkmate!  If I am right I want my tactic points back!  lol

  • 5 years ago · Quote · #9


    If black moved pe3 white can take the bishop
  • 4 years ago · Quote · #10


    At first I didn't realise I was in check. I liked 1... Kg7 because of the mating threat 2... Qh6+. But it wasn't conclusive so before making the move I thought I'd have another look around to see what else might be on. Then I realised I was in check. So 1...Kg7 looked even better! The only remaining question was whether mate was still on with the 2nd move. It wasn't so I took the rook. At which point I realised that my c pawn was one square away from queening. Result +10, but I feel slightly fortunate as I never really grasped all that was going on till the end.

  • 4 years ago · Quote · #11


    Good problem.  I moved the king correctly, but didn't take the rook.

  • 3 years ago · Quote · #12


    People are complaining that they don't know they're in check??? How much of the board do you actually look at if you miss being in check?

  • 3 years ago · Quote · #13



  • 3 years ago · Quote · #14


    YawMawn - Too busy to look at the board. I tend to watch the clock ticking down instead ;-)

  • 3 years ago · Quote · #15


    "Check?"  "You talking about check?"  A.I. shoutout.

  • 3 years ago · Quote · #16


    20 secs for the first move. Then a whole minute before taking that rook.

  • 3 years ago · Quote · #17


    kind of awkward since the puzzle before this one I was white. Had to reset everything in my mind to realise it and lost a lot of time. 

  • 3 years ago · Quote · #18



  • 3 years ago · Quote · #19


    Looked for a real long time before taking the rook.  Seemed too easy

  • 23 months ago · Quote · #20


    I went for another check on the king, too, instead of snagging the rook.

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