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 17 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 17 Mate in 2 Answer
The answer to the Pocket Chess Level 17 Mate in 2 puzzle is:
- Move queen to c2
- Move queen to b3
White may have less pieces, but it has better pieces with the queen on deck. First, move the queen to c2 to put black’s king in check. From there, it’s an easy checkmate if the queen moves to c3. It is protected by the pawn, and the black bishop is useless.
You can check out the solution to the next puzzle, Pocket Chess Level 18 Mate in 2 Answer if you need more help.
That’s the complete walkthrough and answer for level 17 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.