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Imperial Chess III

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Mike Calkoviks and Jeff Knight, 1993. Proprietary game from Scorpion Games. The army vanishes when king is captured. Last player surviving is the winner. Pawns capturing into side extensions change direction. You must escape check if you can. For now I have all promotions to Queen. I assumed liberal rules for castling.

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Author: Ed Friedlander. Inventor: Mike Calkoviks and Jeff Knight.


Imperial Chess III. Four-player all-against-all game on a cross-shaped board.

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First Created: Wednesday, June 27th, 2001
Last Modified: Wednesday, June 27th, 2001
File Timestamp: Wed, 14 Jul 2021 17:37:54 -0400
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