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It was last modified on: 2005-12-13
 By (zzo38) A.  Black. Long-King Shogi. Long-king moves very far but don't let it get captured. (9x9, Cells: 81) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Anonymous wrote on 2010-05-08 UTC
It's weak piece, it capture only orthogonaly-adjecent piece, and it's not only royal piece, so, i think, prohibition of crossing check is not necessary.

David Paulowich wrote on 2005-12-18 UTC
Fergus Duniho's 'Caïssa Britannia' has a royal Queen and nonroyal Prince Consort (moves like a King). Queens may not face each other in that game, also the rules prohibit moving through check.

Charles Gilman wrote on 2005-12-18 UTC
Can the new piece move through check? I note that in Superking (corresponding variant of FIDE Chess) it cannot, by analogy with FIDE Kings not being able to castle through check.

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