Luis Miguel Martín (Spain)
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No.304 by Luis Miguel Martín – Nonstandard anti-battery play! (JV)
Grasshopper(G): Moves along Q-lines over another unit of either color to the square immediately beyond that unit. A capture may be made on arrival, but the hurdle is not affected.
Rookhopper: As Grasshopper, but moves on Rook lines only.
Bishophopper: As Grasshopper, but moves on Bishop lines only.
Contra Grasshopper (CG): As G, but in reverse: the hurdle must be adjacent to the CG, which may land anywhere on the line beyond.
Contra Rookhopper: (0,1)Contra-Hop
Contra Bishophopper: (1,1)Contra-Hop
No.304 Luis Miguel Martín
h#2 2 solutions (4+2+2)
Neutral Contra Rookhopper d6
Neutral Contra Bishophopper c6
Solutions: (click to show/hide)
I. 1.nCRHd3 nCBHe4+ 2.nCBHb7 BHc6#
II. 1.nCBHf3 nCRHd4+ 2.nCRHd7 RHd6#
Reciprocal anti-batteries with Zabunov effects. (Author)