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Horseman's Chess. Game where pieces mount and dismount.[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Frank MacCrory wrote on 2021-01-07 UTC

Thank you. The hard part was coming up with an incentive to actually change mounts mid-game.

An early playtester had the brilliant idea to start off the mounts under the pawns. That creates the necessary incentive, and it helps the pawns fulfill their traditional role of being in the way :)