- 1 hr 33 min
This is a drama series that centers on a smart chess player. The main character, Arkady Balagan, becomes a prisoner in his room. He is terrified to leave after the tragic murder of the love of his life. He cannot make himself leave his room in fear of his own life. He soon learns that he can use his chess skills to his benefit. He has to start earning an income in order to pay for his room. He soon begins to use his chess skills to solve murders and crimes that have baffled the authorities. He uses his chess strategies to imagine how the crime took place. He plays out different options like those that he would use in a chess game. He uses hotel staff and others to do the work outside of his hotel room to help him solve the crimes. Authorities are baffled and amazed at his ability to solve crimes without ever leaving his hotel room.