# Die Schwalbe

No. 232, August 2008

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Die Schwalbe 232, August 2008

3+6. Add 14 pawns, 5 officers and both kings for an IC.

[r2n2r1/pp5N/5n2/8/8/8/R6R/8]

Solution

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Die Schwalbe 232, August 2008

(Misprint fixed; in the printed version there was a wSg1)

16+15. Proof game in 11.5 moves. a) diagram b) Sd3->c3

[1krn2nr/pp3ppp/8/1qbppb2/8/3N4/PPP1PPPP/RNBQKB1R]

Solution

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Die Schwalbe 232, August 2008

13+15. Proof game in 20.5 moves

[5bnr/p3pppp/1p1p1n2/2p2b2/6kP/P5Pr/KPPPPP2/RN1Q1B2]

Solution

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Die Schwalbe 232, August 2008

14+13. Proof game in 21.0 moves

[br3bnr/pk1p1p2/pq3p1p/6B1/3Q1PB1/7N/PP2PP1P/RN1K3R]

Solution

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Die Schwalbe 232, August 2008

13+16. Proof game in 26.5 moves

[nb4n1/rppbp2p/4pp2/q2k3p/1r6/1p6/1PP1PP1P/RNBQKBNR]

Solution

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Die Schwalbe 232, August 2008

Dedicated to Wolfgang Dittmann's 75th birthday

13+11. (Losing Chess)

a) Minimal number of king moves?
b) Proof game in 10.5 moves

[rnbqK3/p1pppp2/8/8/1p6/4P3/PPPP1P1P/RNBQk2R]

Solution

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Die Schwalbe 232, August 2008

15+16. Shortest resolution (Circe)

[8/6p1/6P1/P1PPkPP1/1PRrqNpN/1PKpppBB/1npr1npp/4b1Qb]

Solution

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Dedicated to Thomas Brand

8+12. -10 & #1 (Proca retractor, Magic square d7, Anticirce)

[N3b3/k1N1PPpp/P5Pq/1n1Kn2p/8/6P1/1p3b2/2rr4]

Solution

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Die Schwalbe 232, August 2008

8+8. -4 & #1 (Proca retractor, Grasshopper a2, Anticirce)

[8/8/PpK5/bp6/bP6/kr1Q4/qPR1B3/2r1R3]

Solution

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Die Schwalbe 232, August 2008

1+3. Last move? (Black to move, Isardam)

[8/8/8/8/8/5n2/5kr1/7K]

Solution

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Die Schwalbe 232, August 2008

Dedicated to Thomas Brand' introduction

Konstruiere ein Illegal Cluster mit möglichst vielen Steinen auf einer Geraden. Der von seinem Ursprungsfeld am weitesten entfernte Stein steht auf wei?#376;em Feld.

Construct an IC with as many pieces as possible on a straight line. The piece that's farthest away from its homesquare is on a white square.

Solution