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Puzzle 8

Posted: Tue Mar 21, 2017 7:59 am
by Hagbard
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Copenhagen Hnefatafl. White wins in 6 moves. How?

Re: Puzzle 8

Posted: Fri Jun 02, 2017 1:15 am
by jrton80
I am assuming that's 6 white moves moving the King only:
White K4-A4, Black C2-A2, White A4-A3, Black J2-A2, White A3-D3, Black A2-A3 (failure to do this will result in 2 moves to escape at A1), White D3-D10, and from there it is 2 moves to escape at A11 or K11 which cannot be stopped

Re: Puzzle 8

Posted: Fri Jun 02, 2017 4:13 pm
by Hagbard
That's right!