Spells & Secrets – How to Solve Chess Puzzle

Chess Puzzle Solution

Requirements

The game wants you to use a single chess piece to put the opposing King into check, while not putting your piece anywhere that the opposing pieces could takes yours.

How-To

The problem is a language translation. You don’t need to “checkmate” the king. Just put him into check, in a position where the piece cannot be taken. The solution will always be outside the 8 squares adjacent to the king.

The rook moves sideways and the bishop moves diagonal. The knight moves up 2 then over 1… basically every square 2 spaces away except straight or diagonal.

Try using the knight next to the bishop, on the edge of the board.

OR the rook in a square as far from the king as you can without it being taken.

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Egor Opleuha, also known as Juzzzie, is the Editor-in-Chief of Gameplay Tips and writer on Game Cheat Codes. He is a writer with more than 12 years of experience in writing and editing online content. His favorite game series was and still is the legendary Heroes of Might and Magic saga. And the third part of HOMM is his favorite! He prefers to spend all his free time playing retro games / indie games. When not immersed in games, Egor plays guitar, enjoys cooking and fishing.

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