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
Inventor

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

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