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  1. 27 Nov '03 01:57
    can anyone explain why I cant castle in this game - 329901 - I can't see I'm moving into or out of check... Is there a rule I never learnt?

    Game 329901
  2. Donation mwmiller
    RHP Member No.16
    27 Nov '03 02:14
    Your King cannot cross a square that is under attack. The f1 square is being attacked by the pawn.
  3. Standard member Coletti
    W.P. Extraordinaire
    27 Nov '03 02:14
    You can not castle through a check either. The pawn on g2 attacts the f1 square that your king would have to cross to castle.
  4. 27 Nov '03 12:09
    cheers guys! I've learned something today :-)
  5. Standard member Phlabibit
    Mystic Meg
    27 Nov '03 15:24
    Also, just so you know... your Rook can go through an attack when you castle... just not the King.
  6. Standard member skeeter
    515 + 30 days
    28 Nov '03 08:43
    ...and just another little rule: You cannot castle to get out of 'Check'