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Sixteen Pawns. Trade a queen for 8 extra pawn. (8x8, Cells: 64) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Charles Gilman wrote on 2004-03-27 UTCGood ★★★★
I have known of this game for some time, having read about it in a book called Mathematical Recreations, but have only recently noticed a connection with Courier, in that that game also has several short-range pieces insatead of a FIDE Queen. How might a variant with a FIDE army v a (suitably arranged) Courier one play?