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No.115 – h#6 by Michael Grushko – A good demonstration of a strange fairy piece AG! (JV)
Andernach Grasshopper(AG): A Grasshopper that changes the color of any non-royal hurdle it leaps over. Also known as a Chopper.
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.
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No.115 Michael Grushko
original – 23.08.2012
Andernach Grasshoppers: a8, b1, b7, f7, g8
Solution: (click to show/hide)
1. AGb1-b8 (wAGb7) AGb7-g7 (wAGf7) 2.AGb8-h8 (wAGg8) AGg8-g6 (bAGg7) 3.AGh8-f6 (wAGg7) AGg6-e6 (wAGf6) 4.AGa8-g2 AGg7-g1 (wAGg2) 5.Kf3-g4 AGg2-g5 6.Kg4-h5 AGg1-g6 (bAGg5) #
The diagrams are made on WinChloe and its Echecs font is used for Logo design