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Amazons

Period

Modern

Region

Description

Invented in 1988 by Walter Zamkauskas. Played on a 10x10 board Each player has four Amazons (chess queens), with other pieces used as arrows. Two things happen on a turn, an amazon moves like a chess queen, but cannot cross or enter a space occupied by another amazon or arrow. Then, it shoots an arrow to any space on the board that is along the path of a queen's move from that place. The last player able to make a move wins.

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Amazons.lud

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