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Posers and Puzzles

Posers and Puzzles

  1. 02 May '05 21:05
    The following retro is problem #3 at www.janko.at/Retros/Messigny/1999/index.htm

  2. 02 May '05 22:14
    Note that it is the position after 8 full moves.
  3. 02 May '05 22:20 / 2 edits
    Originally posted by iamatiger
    Note that it is the position after 8 full moves.
    I didn't notice there is a solution.
    A pity I don't understand it.
  4. Subscriber BigDoggProblem
    The Advanced Mind
    02 May '05 22:59 / 1 edit
    Originally posted by iamatiger
    Note that it is the position after 8 full moves.
    It's important to note that the rules are rokagogo, meaning a King can castle anywhere, anytime with a Rook, so long as they are two or more empty squares apart, and the King does not pass thru or end up in check.
  5. 02 May '05 23:08
    Originally posted by BigDoggProblem
    It's important to note that the rules are [b]rokagogo, meaning a King can castle anywhere, anytime with a Rook, so long as they are two or more empty squares apart, and the King does not pass thru or end up in check.[/b]
    Oh, thanks for that info, BigDogg.