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This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-11-16
 Author: Peter  Aronson. Inventor: Paul E. Newton and Timothy R. Newton. Arabian Chess ZIP file. Large modern variant of historic Shatranj, with more pieces and flying carpets.[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Peter Aronson wrote on 2002-11-18 UTC
Another bug found (by the game's inventors and by Antoine Fourrière) -- Pawns were capturing with their double-move! Also, the Newtons found that Rooks couldn't use the magic carpet squares. These bugs have been fixed, resulting in version 1.2 of the ZRF (check the history).