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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2005-04-22
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender and Antoine  Fourrière. Marseillais Chess. Move twice per turn. (8x8, Cells: 64) (Recognized!)[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
H. G. Muller wrote on 2019-11-16 UTC

Yes, FEN is very useful in general. What I was questioning is whether it would be useful to design special FEN conventions for representing game states halfway a turn. I have never seen an orthodox-Chess puzzle like "white mates in four after he has touched his Rook", or people pushing for a FEN field to indicate which piece has been touched. Or a Chu Shogi problem that said "white mates, now that he has captured a Gold something with the first leg of his Lion move. Neither can I imagine why you would want to load a position half-way a turn in a GUI or engine.

 

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