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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
I spotted another inaccuracy regarding the British Chess Queen. You said 'it can capture pieces checking it only if adjacent.' This does not hold for checks from the Dragon, which leaps every other space. When a Dragon checks the Queen from its closest checking position, which is two squares away, the Queen may capture it when the intervening space and the Dragon's own space are undefended.