[ Help | Earliest Comments | Latest Comments ][ List All Subjects of Discussion | Create New Subject of Discussion ][ List Earliest Comments Only For Pages | Games | Rated Pages | Rated Games | Subjects of Discussion ]Single Comment Duel Chess. Captured pieces are sent to a separate Duel board to see who is eliminated and who returns. (5x7x2, Cells: 43) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]Erez Schatz wrote on 2003-05-17 UTCThanks for your comment. The pawns here are used as a different kind of 'cannon fodder'. They can be capturesd by the opponent and placed on the Duel board in a way that would allow one to 'rescue' a piece that got captured. To do that, they need to get in the action very quickly. Promotions would've made the whole 'duel' concept moot, especially on such a small board, and this way, the player needs to give more thoughts to the pawns position in the game. Switching boards is out of the question, as it will also make the whole 'duel' concept moot. I would also want to thank Fergus Duniho for his excellent PBEM preset. I'm trying that now and it is quite good.