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It was last modified on: 1997-02-18
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Vernon Rylands Parton. Unirexal Chess. Only white has a king.[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Thomas wrote on 2009-01-13 UTC
I suggest to use a pie rule: The side without king is made stronger (like in the first game where black has a queen for the king), and one player sets the maximal number of moves to mate, then the other player chooses a side.

Charles Gilman wrote on 2004-03-27 UTCGood ★★★★
A good way of dealing with a wide range of different player strengths, although insisting that the stronger player mate within a suitable number of moves would work just as well with the FIDE array. Technically the adjective should be Uniregal (as the other cases of rex are regem, regis, regi, reges &c.) but perhaps as the inventor of Tryzantine Chess I shouldn't throw stones!

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