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It was last modified on: 2010-01-17
 By Graeme C Neatham. Spherical Chinese Chess. XiangQi with a spherical board. (9x10, Cells: 92) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Charles Gilman wrote on 2010-01-28 UTC
Thanks for changing the links. Fair point about the Cannons, it's an absolute prevention rather than a mere deterrent. It occurs to me that you could also have a Spherical Shogi on the same board. The board could have a King on each pole with a wraparound form of this array in between:
I include the extra rank so that there would be four ranks of each camp plus four ranks in between, even if the actually numbers of cells - 28 per camp, 36 in between - would be different.