Star

A piece moves on its 4 diagonal adjacent squares.

See also: Extended star; Big star; Cross.

Gavrilovski, Zoran

The Problemist, 1990

3rd HM

Example: Star
h#2  (3+11)
b) wRf5→h5 c) bPd4→b2 d) wKd8→c8

a) 1.Ke6 e8=S 2.Bd6 Sxg7#
b) 1.Ke4 e8=B 2.Bf4 Bg6#
c) 1.Kc4 e8=Q 2.Bd4 Qxb5#
d) 1.Kc6 e8=R 2.Bf6 Re6#

White AUW, bK star, bB star.

View in Helpmate Analyzer

FEN: 3K2n1/2p1P1p1/8/1b1kbR2/3p4/2q1pn2/8/1r6

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