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It was last modified on: 2005-12-24
 By Christine  Bagley-Jones. Sky ZIP file. Missing description[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Carlos Cetina wrote on 2012-09-18 UTC
Christine:

I agree that introducing a queen or an alfil/dabbabah would destroy the mood of the game; admit it was a suggestion quite superficial.

Sorry for the distorted diagram; anyway by clicking on the EDIT button it can be seen rightly.

Essentially, what I really like to say is why not to introduce reversed or rotational symmetry in the setup? For example thus:

Do you see any flaw in this setup? Is there any other reason why not to accept it?

I like your ideas but it's hard to me to admit the lack of symmetry in games [like Sky] whose starting setups are not randomized; in these last my likings are inverted: I prefer asymmetric setups regarding one another side.