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This item is one or more fairy chess problems
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-10-29
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. A Xiangqi problem. A Xiangqi problem.[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Anonymous wrote on 2008-01-22 UTC
P---P---P---C---k---m--- --- --- | | | | \ | / | | | | --- --- --- ---m--- --- ---c--- | | | | / | \ | | | | --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- | | | | | | | | | --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- | | | | | | | | | --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- | | --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- | | | | | | | | | --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- | | | | | | | | | --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- | | | | \ | / | | | | --- --- --- ---K--- --- --- --- | | | | / | \ | | | | --- --- --- --- --- ---E--- ---p Here: K=King M=Mandarin E=Elephant C=Cannon P=Pawn(Soldier) Red(capital letters) moves first and mate Black(checkmate or stalemate) in as few turns as possible. Black fight to survive as long as possible. In this one there are some turns interesting: C3+1 C7-1(in Chinese notation red '3' and black '7' is the same file) C3+1 C7-1 C3+1 C7-1 ......