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Team-Mate Chess. Variant with 8 different pieces, none of which is able to checkmate a bare king on its own. (8x8, Cells: 64) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Aurelian Florea wrote on 2023-05-15 UTC

I was thinking about the FDmsW to be a nice candidate. You don't really feature orthogonal attacks, the piece is not color bound, not too strong , not too weak. I have also considered the weird AH, which is not color bound but which moves around quite akward.

Also why force one bonus piece? There could be a choice here too. I think because things could become too complicated. But the player can then choose winning pairs.