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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]
Peter Aronson wrote on 2005-01-31 UTC
<blockquote><i> does this mean that queens do exist in golem chess but only as promoted pawns? </i></blockquote><p> Exactly. We probably should have put it that 'Golems replace Queens in the initial array' or some such language.