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Brusky's Hexagonal Chess

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Keys "s"=save "l"=load "b"=back once

Yakov Brusky, 1966. Pawns capture forward on like-colored hexes, move forward without capturing to different-colored hexes. If an enemy (not an ally) blocks one forward non-capturing pawn move, the other is prohibited. I did not know how this affected initial double moves, so I did not implement them.

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Author: Ed Friedlander. Inventor: Yakov Brusky.

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This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Two dimensional, Board with hexagonal shaped cells
It was last modified on: 2002-08-18
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Inventor: Yakov  Brusky. Brusky's Hexagonal Chess. Hexagonal variant from the 1960's.

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