Zugzwang's Last Move

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Zugzwang's Last Move is a Tactical type weapon.

Zugzwang's Last Move
Power Type: Tactical
Weapon Statistics Weapon Info
Power: 2,200 Title Required: Grandmaster
Power Bonus: 15% Cost: 415,000
Attraction Bonus: 0% Limited Edition: No
Luck: 7 Crafted: Yes
Cheese Effect: Fresh Smashable: Yes
Larry's Loot Lexicon: MouseHunt Info Page Image: External Link
Throughout the years Wizard Zugzwang's creations have been spread across the Gnawnia Kingdom, being traded between experienced hunters and trapsmith. Zugzwang enchanted the pieces of his chess set to create a trap weapon capable of combating the clever mice in his tower. The pieces of this weapon come to life when a mouse approaches the trap's bait, the battle that follows is quick and decisive.

Obtained Via

Zugzwang's Last Move can be purchased for 415,000 gold from Training Grounds and Seasonal Garden Trapsmiths. It refunds for 74,700 gold at both locations.

Zugzwang's Last Move (if unintentionally smashed) can be reassembled from Chess Pieces.


Reconstruction Formula: Rebuild Zugzwang's Last Move
Recipe can be unlocked by: Capture a mouse using Zugzwang's Last Move
Item Qty Cost (Each) Source
Chess Pieces 1 415,000
Total 415,000 gold
Recipe costs represent Shoppe prices only. The cost of items obtained through other sources will affect the total cost of crafting.

Related Weapons

Hunter's Hammer

Smashing this weapon with the Hunter's Hammer yields Chess Pieces.

History and Trivia

  • 17 November 2008: Zugzwang's Last Move was introduced.
  • The name of Zugzwang's Last Move comes from the term zugzwang which, in the game of chess, is when a player must move into a disadvantageous position.