Blockade

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Back-Rank Weakness

A back-rank weakness is a vulnerable situation in chess where a player’s back rank, the row nearest to their side of the board, is...

Bad Bishop

A “bad bishop” is a chess term referring to a bishop that is limited in movement and effectiveness due to being blocked by its...

Epaulette Mate

An epaulette mate is a type of checkmate in chess where the opposing king is surrounded by its own pieces, resembling shoulder pads, making...