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This page contains one or more presets for playing a game online with Game Courier, an online server for playing Chess variants by correspondence.

This game introduces "horsemen," pawns that can move like maos or pawns but only forward. It also contains the fide pieces, nightriders, and both rooks and cannons. The rooks are already connected in the back rank.

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Author: Jeremy Gabriel Good. Inventor: David Howe.
Web page created: 2006-06-22. Web page last updated: 2006-06-22