# Problems Puzzles and Solitaire Games

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## 0-9

- 10x8 Chess mating problems. 10x Chess mating problems. By Sam Trenholme.

## A

- AlterWay. Shareware program. Find a sequence of moves taking all black pieces. By Aleksey Bartashnikov.
- Andernach Chess. Pieces change side when taking. Author: Stefanos Pantazis.
- Anti-Magnetic Chess. Four anti-magnetic chessproblems. By Ben Good.

## B

- Bishops moving puzzle. Puzzle to move bishops across the board without attacking each other, as appearing in computer game The 7th Guest. Author: Hans L. Bodlaender.
- Blindfold. Shareware program. Visualize and remember a sequence of chess positions. By Aleksey Bartashnikov.
- Bosma chess. King that is attacked three or more times is not considered to be in check. Fairy chess problem theme. Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: R. Bosma.
- Brutalis . A program that helps to solve helpmates, with options for composing. Author: Jens Baek Nielsen.

## C

- Chancellor Chess. Problems from Chancellor Chess book.
- Chancellor Chess (Book).
**Missing description**Author: Ben R. Foster. - Checkmate in an Infinite Number of Moves.
**Missing description**By Alberto Monteiro. - Checkmate Sliding Puzzle. Slide squares in this puzzle such that the black king becomes mated. Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: W. G. H. Strijbos.
- Chess Composition Microweb. Extensive website on chess problems. Author: Juraj Lörinc.
- Chess Contradance. Move pieces to the other side of the board without attacking each other. By Karen Robinson.
- Chess Mazes. Chess based maze puzzles.
- Chess Mazes. Shareware program. Find a route for a piece that does not use an attacked square. By Aleksey Bartashnikov.
- Chess Miner. Shareware program. Add mines to undermine all black pieces. By Aleksey Bartashnikov.
- A Chess Problem with a Chancellor. Chess problem from 19th century. Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Samuel Loyd.
- A Chess Problem with a Chancellor. Mate in two moves. Winner of tournament. Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: John Keeble.
- A Chess Problem with a Chancellor. Mate in two moves. Author: Ralph Betza. Inventor: Mw. L. Ferris.
- Chess Problem with a Nightrider.
**Missing description**Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: T. R. Dawson. - Chess Problems of 1001 years ago. Mansubat: Chess Problems of 1001 years ago. Author: Hans L. Bodlaender.
- Chess problems of 1001 years ago: A modern exercise?. This old and simple shatranj problem uses only modern pieces and rules. Author: Hans L. Bodlaender.
- Chess problems of 1001 years ago: Check!. Old shatranj problem of a form, typical for many such problems (mansubat). Author: Hans L. Bodlaender.
- Chess problems of 1001 years ago: The right way to check. Old shatranj problem in which one must determine in what order white must check black. Author: Hans L. Bodlaender.
- Chess problems: A proof game. Problem to construct a legal game of given exact length to reach a given position. Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Tibor Orban.
- Chess puzzle task: shortest game with only two kings in final di.
**Missing description**Author: Mario Velucchi. - Chess Tests: Bizarre Positions. Website with tests of strange chess positions and how programs deal with these.
- Cheversi Solitaire. Solitaire version of Cheversi. (8x8, Cells: 64) By Andy Lewicki.
- Circe Chess problem 1. Series selfmate circe chess problem. Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: George P. Spicas.
- Circe Chess problem 2. Helpstalemate circe chess problem. Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Michel Caillaud.
- Contest: the 9 Queens Problem. Put 9 queens and 1 or 2 pawns such that queens do not see each other. Send your solution before Feb 29, and win a book! Author: Hans L. Bodlaender.
- A Cylinder chess puzzle - 1.
**Missing description**Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: A. Piccinini. - A Cylinder chess puzzle - 2.
**Missing description**Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: A. W. Mongredien.

## D

- Dilaram's Legacy. Chess problems of 1001 years ago. Easy shatranj problem with a story about two kings and their kingdoms attached to it. Author: Hans L. Bodlaender.
- Dilaram's problem. Chess problems of 1001 years ago. Famous old shatranj problem. Author: Hans L. Bodlaender.
- Diplomatic Mission. Cooperative chesslike game; commercial game. Inventor: Jim Deacove.

## E

- The Eight Queens problem. Put eight queens on the board such that no one attacks another. Author: Hans L. Bodlaender.
- Exclusive Chess. Mate is only allowed if there is a unique way to do so. Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Theodor Steubel.

## F

- Family pastimes: Maze and Diplomatic Mission. Cooperative chesslike game; commercial game. Inventor: Jim Deacove.
- Fast Chess Contradance. Solitaire chess puzzle: four white and four black pieces must change places without attacking. Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Karen Robinson.
- Fellowship of the Ring Puzzles. Several problems based on the Fellowship of the Ring variant. By Robert Price.
- Five Classics of Fairy Chess.
**Missing description**Author: T. R. Dawson.

## G

- Giveaway Chess Puzzle. Computer game that you have to lose all of your own pieces to win. By (zzo38) A. Black.

## H

- Hara-Kiri Chess. Capturing pieces also are removed. Author: Alessandro Castelli. Inventor: B. G. Laws.
- Helpmate in Two.
**Missing description**Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: T. Garai. - Hexagonal chess - problem 1.
**Missing description**Author: Joseph Boyer. - Hexagonal chess - problem 2.
**Missing description** - Hippodrome. Solitaire game using a small board. (4x4, Cells: 16) By Andy Lewicki.
- Hippodrome. Solitaire game using a small board. Author: Doug Chatham. Inventor: Andy Lewicki.
- Horse Chess-Nut. Horse statue with two chess problems painted on it. Author: David Howe.

## I

- Infinite Number of Moves to Checkmate.
**Missing description**By Alberto Monteiro. - Italian Progressive Chess. Problem based on an actual game position.

## K

- Kamikaze Chess. Capturing pieces also are removed. Author: Alessandro Castelli. Inventor: B. G. Laws.
- Kick the King. What happens if we remove check and stalemate rules and win by taking the king? By Michiel de Bondt.
- The Knights Tour . Try to solve the knights tour problem with Zillions of Games. Author: Uwe Wiedemann.
- KnightSweeper . Single player game similar to the Minesweeper computer game. By Michiel de Bondt.
- Kriegspiel. Problem solving competition. Author: Juraj Lörinc.
- Kriegspiel - positions for solving. Five kriegspiel problems. Author: Juraj Lörinc.
- Kriegspiel - positions for solving 2. More kriegspiel problems. Author: Juraj Lörinc.
- A Kriegspiel problem.
**Missing description**Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Geoffrey Foster. - A Kriegspiel problem. A Kriegspiel mate in two with solution. Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Geoffrey Foster.
- Kriegspiel problems. Two problems to solve. Author: Henk Swart.

## L

- Last Move. Shareware program. Add a king to make a mate position. By Aleksey Bartashnikov.

## M

- Mate in two moves. Old mate in two problem from 1859. Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Samuel Loyd.
- Maze. Cooperative chesslike game; commercial game. Inventor: Jim Deacove.
- Modern chess puzzle. Mate in one with piece of combined bishop/knight move from Modern Chess. Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Gabriel Maura.
- More 10x8 mating problems.
**Missing description**By Sam Trenholme. - Mutation Chess. Pieces that capture become the type of piece they captured. (8x8, Cells: 64) Author: Alessandro Castelli. Inventor: John E. Bosley.
- Mutual stalemate with all pieces. Construct a mutual stalemate setup using all 32 pieces. By Michiel de Bondt.

## N

- N-Plus-K Queens Problem Page.
**Missing description**By Doug Chatham. - Nightrider used in a chess problem.
**Missing description**Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: T. R. Dawson.

## P

- Patricia. Construct a stalemate puzzle. Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Rob Nierse.
- Patrol Chess. A unit may not capture or give check unless it is supported. Author: Ed Friedlander. Inventor: Federik Hendrik von Meyenfeldt.
- Patrol chess. In order to capture or give check, a piece [including kings] must be `observed' by another piece of the same player. (8x8, Cells: 64) Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Federik Hendrik von Meyenfeldt.
- Patrol chess. More problems from CCM. Author: Juraj Lörinc.
- Pocket pieces thematic tourney. Chess problem composition tournament. Closing date April 30, 2002. Author: Juraj Lörinc.
- Probleemblad - Nederlandse Bond van Schaakprobleemvrienden. Information on the Dutch chess problems organization and their journal. Author: Hans L. Bodlaender.
- Problemesis . Webmagazine on chess problems.
- Progressive Chess, Italian. Problem based on an actual game position.
- Proof game. Problem to construct a legal game of given exact length to reach a given position. Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Tibor Orban.

## Q

- Queen's Quadrille. Chesslike form of the famous 15-16 puzzle. Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Karen Robinson.
- Queens and Pawns . Try to arrange nine Queens and a Pawn on a standard Chess board so that none of them attack each other. Author: Doug Chatham.

## R

- Record Chess. Try to reach a position in as little moves as possible. Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Ralph Schuler.
- Refusal chess. A problem. Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: C. H. O'D. Alexander.
- The Retrograde Analysis Corner . Website with much information on retrograde chess problems.
- Review: White and Black from Brown - A Selection of 168 Diagrams. A review of the book. Author: Ben Good.
- Revolver Practice: A Chess Problem. White mates in 21 moves on board in shape of revolver. Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: T. R. Dawson.

## S

- Shatranj Problems. Mansubat: Chess Problems of 1001 years ago. Author: Hans L. Bodlaender.
- Solitaire chess puzzles . Several chess puzzles to try with Zillions of Games. Author: Uwe Wiedemann.
- Solitaire dice chess. Solitaire dice chess (concept works with variants & board games of skill too). (8x8, Cells: 64) By Kevin Pacey.
- StrateGems . Chess problem magazine. Author: Ben Good.
- Strategems. Chess problem magazine. Author: Ben Good.
- Symmetric Sissa. Problem based on an actual game. By Ben Good.

## T

- Thematic Chess. Chess problems where play must fulfill a theme. Author: Mladen Vassilev-Missana. Inventor: P. Zmilo.
- Torsten Linß' chess problems . Chess problems website.

## U

- Ultima Problem #3. The 3rd in a series of Ultima puzzles. By Robert Abbott.
- Ultima Problem #9. The 9th in a series of Ultima puzzles. By Robert Abbott.
- Using chess sets to play mini-sukoku (6x6).
**Missing description**(8x8, Cells: 64) By Karen Robinson.

## V

- The Variant Chess Website .
**Missing description** - Vincent's chessproblems . Chess and giveaway chess problem website.

## W

- The Water wheel. Chess problems of 1001 years ago. A shatranj problem with an ingenious construction. Author: Hans L. Bodlaender.
- White and Black from Brown - A Selection of 168 Diagrams. A review of the book. Author: Ben Good.
- The World of Fairy Chess. Short introduction to the world of fairy chess problems. Author: Theodor Tauber and Hans L. Bodlaender.

## X

- Xiangqi. A Xiangqi problem. Author: Hans L. Bodlaender.
- Xiangqi problem. A complicated Xiangqi problem. Author: Hans L. Bodlaender and Fergus Duniho. Inventor: C. K. Lai.

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