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Suzumu Shogi. (Updated!) 16x16 Shogi variant based on Tenjiku Shogi.[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Adam DeWitt wrote on 2020-09-23 UTC

The rule against perpetual check was intentional back in 2019. It was meant to compensate for stalemate being a win for the stalemating player. In Chess, if you're in a lost position, then the stalemate rule can save you. The rule against perpetual check had the same purpose. However, I removed it from all of my Shogi variants some time ago, as I believed it would add nothing but confusion as to why someone lost a game.