# Mate in 4.

c0lefalk
Posers and Puzzles 06 Apr '08 06:09
1. 06 Apr '08 06:091 edit

Please PM me on this, I don't want to spoil the fun for everybody else.

(Created 4/5)
2. SwissGambit
Caninus Interruptus
06 Apr '08 06:14
Originally posted by c0lefalk
[fen]r2q1bn1/1ppbk1p1/5pQr/p2p3p/3B3P/5N2/PP1NPPP1/R3KB1R w[/fen]

Please PM me on this, I don't want to spoil the fun for everybody else.

(Created 4/5)
sol PM'ed
3. 06 Apr '08 06:15
This problem is also on chessproblems.com

http://www.chessproblems.com/prob.php?id=3130
4. SwissGambit
Caninus Interruptus
06 Apr '08 06:17
Originally posted by c0lefalk
This problem is also on chessproblems.com

http://www.chessproblems.com/prob.php?id=3130
I love how it says "off path" when I find a faster solution. ðŸ˜›
5. 06 Apr '08 06:22
I haven't put "your solution" in yet. ðŸ™„

11:21 PST:
Should be fixed.
6. irontigran
Rob Scheider is..
06 Apr '08 07:42
i got it in 5?
7. SwissGambit
Caninus Interruptus
06 Apr '08 08:47
Originally posted by irontigran
i got it in 5?
A mate in 3 is possible.
8. 06 Apr '08 16:541 edit
Originally posted by SwissGambit
A mate in 3 is possible.
Blacks move when you play Ne5 makes it possible in two. ðŸ˜›

EDIT: on the other site that is...
9. SwissGambit
Caninus Interruptus
06 Apr '08 17:08
Originally posted by strokem1
Blacks move when you play Ne5 makes it possible in two. ðŸ˜›

EDIT: on the other site that is...
Yeah...nice helpmate!

That site is a good example of what you get when you just let people enter chess problems at random. A knowledgeable problem editor, or engine check of some kind, is needed.
10. 12 Apr '08 11:22
i got mate in 3

love the ending