Here’s a tricky chess puzzle in which White checkmates in two. Look carefully, the answer is right there in plain sight! Figure out all the escape squares for the Black King, and then work on the checkmating pattern. Replay the solution in the Chess King applet. (HINT: Do you know where the Knights are going?)

Chess Puzzle

Result: 1-0
[…] 1.¤e6 ¢xd6 (0:00:00) 1.
(1…¢f6 2.£g7# (0:00:00) 1…Kf6)
(+299.99|d1 2.£c7# (0:00:00) 1…Kxd6)