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Taijitu Qi. Xiang Qi pieces are joined by (but not combined with) their duals. (9x10, Cells: 90) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Jean-Louis Cazaux wrote on Wed, Mar 30, 2022 07:43 PM UTC:

I don't understand these rules.

The river and the fortresses are not shown on the diagram.

The fortress is said "(back 2 cells of middle 2 files)". I see 9 files. Which ones are the 2 middle?

The rule says "Wazirs and Ferzes cannot leave the Fortress". But they start on the 3rd rank, out of the Fortress if I well understood. How come they cannot leave it, they are not in it?