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Berolina Pawn. Pawn variant that takes straight and moves diagonally forward.[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Charles Gilman wrote on Sat, Mar 1, 2003 08:36 AM UTC:
Before discovering that this piece had already been invented I saw the possibility of it and thought of the name Yeoman - as one step above the peasantry that the standard Pawn represents. It is certainly a snappier name.