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It was last modified on: 2004-11-13
 By Roberto  Lavieri. Maxima. Maxima is an interesting and exiting variant of Ultima, with new elements that make Maxima more clear and dynamic. (Cells: 76) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Roberto Lavieri wrote on 2004-03-17 UTC
Finally, I have decided that Mike Nelson proposal number one is reasonable
for special ends in this game:
1.- You can win occuping the second goal square, inclusive if you are in
Check: You have reached a win condition before the other, the object of
the check was capture the King and end the game, regardless it never
happens, but the move to the Goal have finished the game before the other
win condition can be reached.
2.- If you are checkmated, and the other team can reach the second Goal
square immediately after that, the checkmate is removed with the win
condition of Palace invasion, the object of the Checkmate was capture the
King in the next move, but it can´t happen, because the other team
finished the game before that.
3.- You can reach the second square with your King inclusive if the move
puts your King in Checkmate.
This rules are consistent with the Zillions implementation, so there is
not any problem!