Berolina Chess

Chess variant

Berolina pawn Berolina pawn

Chess variant where pawns move in a reversed way: they move diagonally forwards and capture orthogonally forwards.

Otherwise the rules of chess apply, with the following difference:

Pawns promote in the same way as in chess, i.e. when they reach the opposite side of the board.

Similar variant

Edmund Nebermann, 1926 (named after his home place, Berlin)[]

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