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Ibu Ibu Chess. Introduces the concept of a King's entourage, making King powerful and protected. (8x8, Cells: 64) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Sam Trenholme wrote on Fri, May 26, 2006 07:41 AM UTC:
When a king moves to the seventh rank, creating pawns on the eight rank, what happens with the pawns?
  • Are the pawns immediately promoted?
  • Are the pawns left on the eight rank and are immobile?
  • Are the pawns left on the eight rank, and can be promoted as a future white move?
  • Or does on place a piece besides a pawn in his guard on the eight rank?
As a related question, can the pawn promote to an Ubi-ubi?