A special option you can play once in a game where you move your king and rook simultaneously

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  • Jul 8, 2019 | 5:17 AM

    Getting a problem in the game where the King is over layed with a rook following a castle. While the other pieces on the board are able to move, the rook (castle side) and King are subsequently unable to move at all. This is preventing me from using either piece (not that it seems to matter much at my skill level).

    Anyone else having this issue?

  • Sep 14, 2018 | 4:12 PM

    Twice today the computer would not allow me to castle.  The king was not in check, nor was it moving over a square protected by the enemy forces.

  • Sep 14, 2018 | 2:00 PM

    can't castle but computer can!

  • Sep 14, 2018 | 1:38 PM


    Click King e1 and Rook h1.

  • Sep 14, 2018 | 11:10 AM

    Hi, I'm having the same problem as NHATZLOGOYA (below ).

    I am unable to castle either side at any time now!

    No I,m not in check

    No I'm not trying to castle through check

    No I have NOT previously moved my King or rook.

    There seems to be a gremlin on the system!

    Please help

  • Sep 14, 2018 | 5:19 AM

    I play on-line game here at chess24 live, recently during the game< I drag my mouse of my key pad computer for making a move of castling, I can not do castling when I move my King going to a square of g1 for short castling and c1 foe queen side castling, how to do it? pls teache me, thank you

  • Apr 26, 2018 | 12:12 AM

    i cant figure this out either ingame

  • Sep 2, 2017 | 5:15 PM

  • Aug 31, 2017 | 4:10 PM

    how do i castle?

    like this 

    in other words the king can move two squares and the rook jumps over him and HAS to stay by his side. another thing you have to keep in mind is to make sure there are no pieces between your king and rook. if there are pieces,castling is not possible. 

    Hope this is helpful!:)

  • Nov 9, 2016 | 9:27 PM

    how can i swtich king with rook


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