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It was last modified on: 2007-07-03
 By Charles  Gilman. Blunderbuss Chess. Pieces are poorer shots than in Rifle Chess. (8x8, Cells: 64) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Charles Gilman wrote on 2007-07-04 UTC
I have fixed the errors, and your figures are correct. This means that the probability of hitting is (5+6+5 = 16)/36 = 4/9, and the probability of continuing straight on is (4+4 = 8)/36 = 2/9. I rejected boucing straight back because I was concerned that this would push caution too far.