|Keyword Query:||Absolute Pin Attack|
|Interpretation:||You want to know about the specific Pin Attack, where the attacked side's King is involved.|
A Pin Attack happens when an attacking Pawn/Piece threatens a lower value enemy unit, which is sitting infront of - thus, technically, 'guarding' - a higher value Piece, behind.
There are two types of Pin Attack:
Only Pawns and/or Pieces are under attack, from the Relative Pin (as can be seen in above image).
While you wouldn't necessarily want to move the lower-value unit, as it would expose the more-valuable Piece to the enemy; you are able to take that risk and move the 'Relatively Pinned' Pawn/Piece, if you wish.
When caught in an Absolute Pin, the lower-value Pawn/Piece is infront of - thus, guarding - its King.
Unlike the 'Relative' situation, when it's an 'Absolute Pin', the Pawn/Piece in front MUST remain in place ... It CANNOT MOVE, as this would put its King "Check" (that would be illegal).
KEYWORD: Absolute Pin Attack
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