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It was last modified on: 1999-08-10
Poison Chess. Harpies can poison pieces which can be healed by doctors. On 8 by 8 board.[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Anonymous wrote on 2010-05-15 UTC
I think, harpys are too weak... Looks like, they exists only to poison king, other pieces are mostly poisoned only to remove check (if there is no other way to remove it or these ways are disvantegeous)... To make game more interesting, i think, it shouls have more harpys (maybe, 4) or allow to poison opponent's pieces several times (maybe 3 times is OK). It's funny: in english language male pawn can become female queen, while in russian word 'pawn' is female ('peshka'), and instead queen, there is male ferz...