Julia's Fairies

Original Problems (70)

Original Problems (page 70)

Original fairy problems published during 2012 will participate in the informal tourney JF-2012

The site is mostly about fairies, but h# and s# are also welcomed for publication! Please send your problems to my e-mail: julia@juliasfairies.com

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No.129 – hs#3,5* by Petko A.Petkov – Non-standard play with Andernach chess (JV)


Lion(Li): Moves along Q-lines over another unit of either color to any square beyond that unit. A capture may be made on arrival, but the hurdle is not affected.

Bishop-Lion(BL): Moves like Lion, but on Bishop-lines only.

Locust (L): moves on Q-lines but only by capturing an enemy unit, arriving on the square immediately beyond that unit, which must be vacant.

Rook-Locust (LR): Moves like Locust, but on Rook-lines only.

Bishop-Locust (LB): Moves like Locust, but on Bishop-lines only.

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No.129 Petko A.Petkov
original – 18.09.2012
hs#3,5*                                         (7+7)
Andernach Chess
Bishop-Locust b7 
Bishop-Lion a8 
Locust f3 
Rook-Locust h3 
Solution: (click to show/hide)

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September 19, 2012 12:37

Forcing the black battery pieces convert to white and still ensuring mate, thanks to selfblocks ! Very nice idea again from Petkov. !!

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