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Larry Smith wrote on 2004-09-03 UTC
Here's an example of a d-Ferz, or a 1x2x2 planar piece in a diagonal

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In relation to the orthogonal pattern, there are several apparent
'leaps'.  A developer might disallow those planar moves which result in
adjacent diagonal cells and create an interesting new leaper for the 3D
playing field.  A composite of an o-Dabbabah and an o-Hippogriff.

Or accept all its potential planar moves and thus have the o-Ferz moves
also present.  Most interesting.

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