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This page is written by the game's inventor, Paul Thierry TESSA.

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Paul Thierry TESSA wrote on 2019-01-30 UTC


I have updated the rulebook to add the factions Lilit and Cyborg (last ones tested as much as I could).

@ Anthony Viens

The problem you rise is not a real one when one remembers that reaching the opponent backline with the king is a win condition. So, with the Hologram faction, if one can move its queen to an unprotected space on the opponent backline, since the king could take its queen place on the next turn, the situation is the same as a checkmate. I hope you can see how powerful that can be. 

Thanks for the encouragements! 

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