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Avalanche chess. A popular chess variant, where you advance your opponents pawns. (8x8, Cells: 64) (Recognized!)[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Fabrice Liardet wrote on Fri, Jan 14, 2005 12:35 PM UTC:Excellent ★★★★★
No comments yet ? Avalanche is a very good game, fun and deep in the same time. It is played a lot, but I am surprised that it has not raised interest amongst problem composers. <p>The 'self-mate' rule is somewhat illogical (losing when being forced to self-check oneself with a pawn push), because this situation is in fact a stalemate. Either stalemate should always be a win, either it should always be a draw.