How many "possible" attacks can be focused on one point on the board? For instance the pawn in E5:
What is the maximum (realistic) amount of attacks that are focused on a single point on the board?
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Not sure what you mean by "realistic".
Basically you can attack it with 8 knights plus 7 other pieces attacking horizontally/vertically/diagonally, i.e. from each cardinal direction (North, NorthEast, East,...) except for one.
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