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Breakthrough Chess. Pieces must "break through" a zone of neutral blocks. (8x8, Cells: 64) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
JT K wrote on 2016-11-02 UTC

Can I assume that knights are unaffected by the blocks, as a piece can stay on the block it captures?  Not that I have a problem with this, but it would make knights extremely useful in the opening as they already are, correct?

(no rating yet as I have not yet tried this variant)