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Pincer Pawn. Moves as rook, and takes by enclosing.[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Robert Abbott wrote on 2002-11-12 UTC
Jörg Knappen is right; I did not invent the Pincer Pawn, and I never said I
did.  So Ben Good made a mistake here.  The idea behind Ultima 
was to combine captures from various games into a single game.  So most 
of the other pieces came from other games.  But there were some I had 
to invent myself: The Immobilizer, the Chameleon, and the Coordinator.

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