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Fergus Duniho wrote on 2006-01-09 UTC
I missed Michael Howe's comment in November. I have now added both
Ladorean Chess and Embassy Chess to my Large Chess ZRF, and I have
uploaded the updated version to the Chess Variant Pages.

I have also fixed the inventor credit on this page, since I am the game's
inventor. It was originally under consideration as the form Grotesque Chess
would take. I discarded it after I settled on another setup for Grotesque
Chess, but Bernard read about it on the Grotesque Chess comment section,
and he liked it enough to pick it up, use it, and name it.

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