Vito Rallo (Italy)
Original Problems, Julia’s Fairies – 2013 (I): January – April
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No.308 by Vito Rallo – Nice mates with specific AG-effects! (JV)
Andernach Grasshopper(AG): A Grasshopper that changes the color of any non-royal hurdle it leaps over.
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.
No.308 Vito Rallo
h#4,5 b) Sd3→e2 (3+3)
Andernach-Grasshoppers: g3, e1
Solution: (click to show/hide)
a) 1…Kf4-e5 2.AGg3-d6 Ke5-e4 3.AGe1-e5 Sd3-f2 4.Kd2-e1 Ke4-e3 5.AGd6-f4(wAGe5) AGe5-g3(wAGf4) #
b) 1…Kf4-g5 2.AGe1-h4 (wAGg3) AGg3-g6 3.Kd2-e1 Kg5-f4 4.AGh4-e4 Kf4-f3 5.Ke1-f1 AGg6-d3 (wAGe4) #
Tanagra, echo mirror chameleon mates. (Author)