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This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Two dimensional, Orthodox chess set but with different moving pieces
It was last modified on: 2007-12-04
 By M  Winther. Warlock ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Two dimensional, Orthodox chess set but with different moving pieces
It was last modified on: 2007-12-04
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Warlock piece, which can transform between Korean Cannon and Rook (zrf available).[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
M Winther wrote on 2007-12-05 UTC
This idea implies that a piece can transmute to become another piece by using up a move on the position where it sits. In this case one turns the rook upside down, and then it functions like a Korean Cannon. This idea, I believe, could be used in many combinations. In this case it works very well, I've tried it out in my Zillions program. I don't know what to call this group of pieces (transmutation pieces?). Are there any other examples?
/Mats