[Retros] Add units: 17th update (1RA)
andrew at anselan.com
Sat Jun 18 14:21:58 EDT 2011
I am far from being an expert, but as far as I understand, it is generally a
negative point if the initial diagram obviously contains promoted units.
However it is a positive point if promotion can be shown to have happened
during the course of the solution. Here the solution just involves sticking
missing units on the diagram, but I still think that the principle holds.
The third rook is an asset rather than a liability.
It also lightens the load on b4, making the play for that square more
Has anyone made any headway with my own 1NA, please? There are lots of
promising tries, but I think none of them work for a single reason.
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> This last one is very fine.
Thank you! :)
> I agree, and can I suggest replacing WQc5 with WR?
Yes indeed, just another quick saving for the material.
Although I did try to avoid using promoted piece, but based on the economic
standard we're using here, we should do that.
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