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Posers and Puzzles

Posers and Puzzles

  1. 26 Sep '06 09:08 / 1 edit
    Don't think this is too hard to spot, nevertheless, it's an example of what we don't use to do often :-)

  2. Standard member jfkjmh
    nice one
    26 Sep '06 09:52
    Originally posted by hSilva
    Don't think this is too hard to spot, nevertheless, it's an example of what we don't use to do often :-)

    [fen]B5KR/1r5B/6R1/2b1p1p1/2P1k1P1/1p2P2p/1P2P2P/3N1N2 w - - 0 1[/fen]
    1. Rc6+
    Who made up a puzzle like this?
  3. Subscriber BigDoggProblem
    The Advanced Mind
    26 Sep '06 16:38
    Originally posted by jfkjmh
    1. Rc6+
    Who made up a puzzle like this?
    Karl Fabel, if memory serves.
  4. 26 Sep '06 17:10
    we had that one recently and were wondering, why there are 2 black knights on c8 and e8 in the original version from K. Fabel. obviously they aren't needed
  5. 11 Oct '06 11:16
    cant white just move his king to not mate black?
  6. Subscriber BigDoggProblem
    The Advanced Mind
    11 Oct '06 23:08
    Originally posted by MikeOldehoff
    cant white just move his king to not mate black?
    No. White's King can't move.
  7. 12 Oct '06 01:23
    Originally posted by BigDoggProblem
    No. White's King can't move.
    haha, didn't see that
  8. 28 Oct '06 00:55
    Originally posted by hSilva
    Don't think this is too hard to spot, nevertheless, it's an example of what we don't use to do often :-)

    [fen]B5KR/1r5B/6R1/2b1p1p1/2P1k1P1/1p2P2p/1P2P2P/3N1N2 w - - 0 1[/fen]
    tip??
  9. Donation mwmiller
    RHP Member No.16
    28 Oct '06 01:33 / 1 edit
    Is the white king on g8 or b1 ?
  10. Standard member Natural Science
    blunderer of pawns
    28 Oct '06 02:05
    Originally posted by drumset04
    tip??
    Tip: Black's king can't move, so the piece giving check would need to be captured.
  11. 28 Oct '06 02:52
    Originally posted by Natural Science
    Tip: Black's king can't move, so the piece giving check would need to be captured.
    i ment tip whites king