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Komikan (Leoncito, Comican)
Ruleset: Araucania

Game

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Period(s)

Modern

Summary

Observed in Araucania.

Description

These rules were observed in Araucania, Chile in the early twentieth century by L. Matus Z.

Rules

One player has 12 dogs, the other one lion. The dogs may move one space forward, the lion may move one space in any direction, and may also hop over a dog to capture it. The lion may make multiple hops in one turn. The goal of the dogs is to block the lion from moving; the lion's goal is to capture all the dogs.

Concepts

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Reference

Matus Z. 1918-1919: 168-169.

Other Rulesets

Described rulesets
MapuChess Described by MapuChess organization.

Identifiers

DLP.GameRulesets.338

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