Pocket Chess is a puzzle game where players are put into various situations on a chessboard and must solve them using critical thinking. The objective is to checkmate the opposing color’s king in a specified amount of moves. The puzzles become more challenging as you progress through the game, with tougher puzzles having more complex solutions requiring a higher number of moves.
We have the answer to the Pocket Chess Level 16 Mate in 2 puzzle. Below, you will find the exact steps to solve this puzzle, including exactly where to move the pieces to checkmate the king. You may be looking for the answer to avoid using any in-game hints, which requires using coins, a difficult currency to obtain in Pocket Chess.
Pocket Chess Level 16 Mate in 2 Answer
The answer to the Pocket Chess Level 16 Mate in 2 puzzle is:
- Move queen to a3
- Move queen to capture pawn on c3
For this puzzle, we’ll want to move the white queen up to a3 to force black’s king to sit behind the pawn. From here, it’s an easy checkmate if white’s queen takes the pawn on c3. From there, black has no possible moves for its king.
You can check out the solution to the next puzzle, Pocket Chess Level 17 Mate in 2 Answer if you need more help.
That’s the complete walkthrough and answer for level 16 in Pocket Chess, which requires a mate in 2 moves. You will encounter many challenging puzzles are you progress through the game, including the one-off “very hard” puzzles that usually require 4+ moves for a checkmate. You can check out our Pocket Chess section for more puzzle solutions if you ever get stuck.