I’m just wondering what one quick way, not the fastest, is reach a position where both sides have worked together to create a mutual stalemate here neither side could move on their turn, and the position is symmetrical.


There was a previous stack exchange answer which has a very amusing position where neither side can make a legal move.

Take a look - very enjoyable !

Mutual Stalemate


To be straightforward, there is no such thing as a mutual stalemate. Saying

neither side could move on their turn

is a bit confusing. If it's white's turn, then they can be stalemated. Black cannot be stalemated as well, because his opponent has not moved to put him in stalemate.

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