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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2012-04-01
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Ralph  Betza. Mushroom. Jumping piece whose destination squares form a mushroom pattern.[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Charles Gilman wrote on 2010-11-12 UTC
When I had a look at this page it was to make exactly the point of the Mushroom's similarity to the Fibnif. In particular it always moves an odd number of ranks and therefore cannot lose the move, and it also combines the Nightranker (aka Heavenly Horse), which is bound to one in four squares but of mixed colour, with a conventionally colourbound piece to form an unbound piece.