[Retros] Double Edgemover 10-piece (kings to original places)

Pascal Wassong pascal.wassong at free.fr
Wed Jun 30 05:13:41 EDT 2010

Hello Joost,

Your definition seems to have a contradiction with the game you gave in
an earlier mail, as you play e.g b2xa3. Only the destination square is
on the edge of the board.

>From what I saw in the PG, it seemed to me that the endsquare must be on

an edge.


>>>>> "Joost" == Joost de Heer <joost at sanguis.xs4all.nl> writes:

Joost> On Wed, June 30, 2010 10:06 am, andrew at anselan.com wrote:
>> What is a double edgemover?

Joost> Edgemover: Both the start- and the endsquare must be on an
Joost> edge of the board (for the orthodox board, this means the a-
Joost> and h-file, and 1st and 8th row). Double edgemover:
Joost> Edgemover for both black and white.

Joost> The only positions with 10 pieces in DE are wPc2d2e2f2,
Joost> bPc7d7e7f7 and both kings.

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