[ Help | Earliest Comments | Latest Comments ][ List All Subjects of Discussion | Create New Subject of Discussion ][ List Latest Comments Only For Pages | Games | Rated Pages | Rated Games | Subjects of Discussion ]Comments/Ratings for a Single Item Later ⇩Reverse Order⇧ Earlier Double Eight-directional Knight Shogi. Shogi with Western knights. Promoted knight = gold + Western knight.[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]Gabrielle Tomasko wrote on 2017-11-07 UTCThose knights would maybe end up being the strongest pieces in the game, which is significant because there are two of them. For reference, in crazyhouse, knights are like barely worse than rooks. But I think these knights gain more from promotion than the bishop and rook do. That's not necessarily a good or bad thing, just something of note! Aurelian Florea wrote on 2017-11-04 UTCThe 8-way knight seems overpowered for shogi, especially in it's promoted form :)! Although somehow reading this the thought has crossed my mind about a cross-over between cavalier chess and shogi :)! 2 comments displayedLater ⇩Reverse Order⇧ EarlierPermalink to the exact comments currently displayed.