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This page is written by the game's inventor, Adrian Alvarez de la Campa.

Canoness Chess



The Cannon moves like a Rook, but to capture it must jump over exactly one piece.

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By Adrian Alvarez de la Campa.

Last revised by H. G. Muller.

Web page created: 2006-09-15. Web page last updated: 2022-11-30