No.255 (PH)

Peter Harris (South Africa)


Original Problems, Julia’s Fairies – 2013 (I): January – April

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No.255 by Peter Harris – A problem based on the ideas shown in No.249 and in the comments to it. 5 solutions where solvers have to add one more black Knight on the right place for each solution! (JV)


Locust (L): moves on Q-lines but only by capturing an enemy unit, arriving on the square immediately beyond that unit, which must be vacant.

No.255 Peter Harris
South Africa
(After Julia Vysotska & Georgy Evseev)
Add a bS then h#1.5              (1+2+3)
5 solutions
Locust e2

Help for solvers: there are two JV solutions: a horizontal and a diagonal. Two give # with double +. The fifth is mysterious.


Solutions: (click to show/hide)

One Response to No.255 (PH)

  1. seetharaman says:

    Very intriguing stipulation ! I was tempted to try to solve it, though unsuccessfully !! Nice additions to Julia’s problem.

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