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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
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 2005-04-25 UTC
If a Half-Golem captures an adjacent Golem, then the Half-Golem is removed from play and the Golem is replaced by a Half-Golem as per usual. The line is just explaining the restrictions on Golem and Half-Golem captures of Golems and Half-Golems; in general, this sort of capture is still referred to as capture in these rules.