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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-06-04
 Author: John  Ayer and John  Gollon. Turkish Great Chess III. John Gollon's third of six variations on Great Chess. (12x12, Cells: 144) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Daniel Roth wrote on 2003-06-05 UTC
The strange thing I don't like well on this variant are two time two different looking pieces with the same moves. The Elephant and the Standard are the same as like the Rook and the Chariot are the same. Additionally are the pawns on the C and on the J file completely unprotected. To improve this game I would give the Chariot the ability to step 1 square diagonally like a ferz. This will protect these pawns I mentioned above. And the Standard would gains the ability to step 1 square orthagonally like a wazir. The new Standard equals to Horse in Shogi. The new Chariot equals to Dragon in Shogi.