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It was last modified on: 2003-01-20
 By Dan  Troyka. Cleopatra Chess. No captures, but your Cleopatra (Queen) can seduce opposing pieces to your side. (8x8, Cells: 64) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Todor Tchervenkov wrote on 2011-12-22 UTCExcellent ★★★★★
I played this game with a human opponent as well as against the computer. I find it to be excellent for fun, probably not perfectly balanced but what game is perfectly balanced, after all?

However, sometimes the game gets stucked: it is possible to block both Cleopatras in such a way no one can win. I suggest the following change to the rules: if for N moves no piece is flipped, the game is drawn. This rule is alike of Chess rule about no pawn move in 50 moves. For Cleopatra chess I think 50 is too much. 10 or 20 should be a good idea.

Andreas Kaufmann wrote on 2003-01-20 UTCExcellent ★★★★★
Great game! I like it very much! Zillions plays it very good, so you really enjoy playing it with a computer.

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