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It was last modified on: 2008-10-24
 By Charles  Daniel. Octopus Chess. Features the crooked slider: the Octopus and the dual path Sorcerer Snake. (10x10, Cells: 100) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Charles Daniel wrote on 2008-10-27 UTC
Right - both pieces capture only on their destination square

- Capture by replacemnent.

Claudio Martins Jagu wrote on 2008-10-27 UTCGood ★★★★

So the Octopus is a Hippogriff cousin, and the sorcerer snake a sliding
zebra/knight compound.

By the way, the pieces (snakes) can't capture in middlepath, right? Only
in the arrival square.

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