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Captive Kings. Created to obtain more wins and less draws with an anti-chess chess rule.[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
V. Reinhart wrote on 2017-09-14 UTC

If the idea is to keep the opponent king trapped, and to rescue your own king, why did both White and Black let the opponent kings escape on the first move?

Wouldn't it make more sense to keep your opponent's king trapped for as long as possible?