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Other than the opposing king , any Chess piece has the power and the ability to capture the opponent's king . A king may not take another king because it is in contradiction of the rules where a king may not move into check ~ see related link below .

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Q: What chess piece can take the chess king?
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Can a king take a non-threatening piece?

The king in chess may capture any other chess piece except the enemy king .

Can a king take another piece in chess?

Yes, the King may take other pieces.

Can you take the chess piece that has you in check with the king?

Yes. However, the opponent usually has some piece protecting it.

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No , there's not a rule in the game of chess that requires a player to forfeit a chess piece if they do not place the king in check at every opportunity to do so .

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Important piece in the game of chess?

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Any opponent piece, except the opponent king.

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