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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-08-12
 By Rich  Hutnik. Dipole Chess. A cross between Chess and the game Dipole by Mark Steere. (8x8, Cells: 64) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Thomas wrote on 2008-11-08 UTC
I forgot one thing: if the pieces can move backwards and demote, one must
change the pawn-promotion, or the game is no longer cycle-free. One may
e.g. promote pawns to a 'lazy queen', which is not moving to empty
squares but only capturing like a queen (or maybe a lazy amazon,
capturing
like a knight also).