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King Battler. King usually moves as a queen.[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Fergus Duniho wrote on 2003-05-25 UTC
Your comments on the Queen in British Chess, what you call a royal Kingrider, are inaccurate. A Queen may never check the other Queen. The restrictions on the Queen's movement do not hold when one Queen could attack the other. If two Queens ever did oppose each other across an empty line, which is an impossible situation in British Chess, either one could freely capture the other no matter what pieces guarded spaces in between.