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Cheapmate Chess

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You make make an illegal move (i.e., to an empty square, or capturing a non-royal opponent) if this delivers checkmate. You may not expose your own king to check in doing so. By Robert Price, 2002.


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Author: Ed Friedlander. Inventor: Robert Price.


Cheapmate Chess. You may make one illegal move in order to checkmate.

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