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It was last modified on: 2002-03-15
 Author: Peter  Aronson. Inventor: Peter  Aronson and Ben  Good. Golem Chess. Variant where the Queen is replaced by the Golem, a piece that must be captured twice to remove it from play. (8x8, Cells: 64) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
tommy wrote on 2005-01-31 UTC
one question: it is stated that pawns may be promoted to queens. it has also been stated that golems replace queens at the beginning of the game. does this mean that queens do exist in golem chess but only as promoted pawns?