What is the smallest number of moves needed to result in this unusual position? Remark: The second board is provided for analysis. SOLUTION The shortest game takes just 4 moves: 1. Nf3 e52. Nxe5 Ne73. Nxd7 Nec64. Nxb8 Nxb8 Andriy Frolkin Andriy Frolkin (1957) is a Ukrainian chess composer, winner of many awards. This author does not have any more posts.