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Man. Moves to any adjacent square, like a King, but not royal.[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
H. G. Muller wrote on 2020-05-18 UTC

I've added the checkmating potential note to this page.

Nice! But perhaps you should also mention that the man loses this mating potential on boards of size 15x15 or larger. Also note that the symbol used for Man in the WinBoard/XBoard GUI is