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Amontillado. Pieces have combined `halfling' powers, going half the usual distance. (8x8, Cells: 64) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
David Paulowich wrote on 2006-01-28 UTC
'... it is strange that nobody (as far as I can remember) has pointed out that a piece combining the powers of Bishop and KnightRider must be as strong as a Queen.' I did point that fact out a year earlier, in my 10x10 variant Unicorn Chess. I chose the name 'Unicorn' for (B+NN), which has become a fairly popular piece on this site.