1. Wherever...
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    29 Jan '15 11:34
    It won't let me castle queenside... I'm trying to move my king to do this any ideas
  2. SubscriberPonderable
    chemist
    Linkenheim
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    29 Jan '15 11:37
    I can't see in which of your games the problem arises...

    In fact it should work if the criteria re fulfilled:

    * The King is not in check
    * The King doesn't need to travel over a square which is in check
    * neither the King nor the Rook have been moved previously.

    and moving the King in direction of the rook two squares should do the trick.
  3. Subscribercoquette
    Already mated
    Omaha, Nebraska, USA
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    01 Feb '15 21:43
    Originally posted by Ponderable
    I can't see in which of your games the problem arises...

    In fact it should work if the criteria re fulfilled:

    * The King is not in check
    * The King doesn't need to travel over a square which is in check
    * neither the King nor the Rook have been moved previously.

    and moving the King in direction of the rook two squares should do the trick.
    one more criteron . .. .if you are castling on the queenside, the path must be clear . . . that is, no pieces on the knight square . . . 🙂