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Oxybeles ChessA game information page
. Introducing the exceptional Oxybeles piece, which can hurl pieces over its head, on a Gustavian board (zrf available).[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Claudio Martins Jaguaribe wrote on 2006-10-18 UTC
I have a question about castling: If a hook is hurled, and captures a
piece, and then, is hurled back it stills keeps the castling possibility?
(remember, the capture happend when the rook landed in the destination
square). Does this ability considerated to calculate the value of the
piece? After all increases the value of other pieces significantly. Or the
short movement and the impossibility to take other pieces is to balance