Wanderer

The knight moves in the peculiar L-shaped manner – two squares forward and one step sideways at once. So a knight in the centre of the board can move to eight potential…

Chosen

The bishop moves only on the same colour of squares it begun the game on. A white bishop will therefore move diagonally both backward and forward in as long a straight line…

Stolen

The pawn never moves backwards on the board. Always one step directly forward, except when it is capturing another piece, in which case it advances to the forward diagonal square, removing the…

Time Out

I can’t resist noting how so many gossip blog posts this week have been threatening to overshadow mine. Imma sit back today and let them all marinate in your minds while I…