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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-06-05
 By Hans L. Bodlaender. Not a Dodgson System Chess. Four player variant, using Alice chess movement. Win by taking most of the eliminated players pieces. (7x6x2, Cells: 84) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Peter Aronson wrote on 2002-06-05 UTCGood ★★★★
This looks amusing.  It does seem that the scoring system encourages the
other players to turn on the first player significantly damaged like 
starving wolves, lest they be left without any pieces of the eliminated
player when it comes time to score.  Not a game to play with someone who
takes attacks personally!

An omnidirectional Pawn is actually mWcF -- mFcW is an omnidirectional
Berolina Pawn.

This page might benefit from an ASCII diagram to backup the Javascript --
I first looked at it with Javascript turned off and was puzzled.