King Rook Swap Move
The “king rook swap move” in chess is called “castling” or the “castling move”. The King moves two squares towards the Rook, and then the Rook jumps over to the other side of the King. The Rook finished up right next to the King.
Rules for Castling
All of the squares between the King and Rook must be empty. Castling towards the King Rook is called “kingside castling” and Castling towards the Queen’s side is called “queenside castling”.
Advanced Castling Rules
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