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Cotati Chess. Promotion of a Pawn wins the game. (8x8, Cells: 64) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Daniil Frolov wrote on 2011-06-19 UTC
Pew Diarrhea, so what if all pawns are lost (i suppose that player with no pawns loses)?

Pew Diarrhea wrote on 2011-06-18 UTC
I would propose one more rule: Checkmate does not end the game. A player who is checkmated must immediately remove his/her king from the board and end his/her turn.

(zzo38) A. Black wrote on 2007-11-19 UTC
Another way you could make it (that I might have thought before, and might have seen it before also but I forgot), is to make the promoted pawn to be able to move and capture anywhere, so the opponent is in check and the only way for them to be out of check is capturing the promoted pawn, and if they can't then it is checkmate.

Anonymous wrote on 2007-02-02 UTC
Here is that Capablanca - Alekhine game, and if you click on the link 'Click here for Sorokhtin's original file in ChessBase format' on this page, you can see an extensive analysis of that game meant as correction to Kasparov's analysis in one of his My Great Predecessors volumes.

David Paulowich wrote on 2007-02-01 UTC
Capablanca - Alekhine, [1927 World Chess Championship Match, game 11] ended with two White queens and two Black queens on the board. Many chess players prefer keeping the option of multiple queens.

why not queen? wrote on 2007-02-01 UTC
Here's an example of two 'immature' players who played a chess game featuring multiple queens.

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