Event #57 Long live the queen!

Event #57 Long live the queen!


This is an event that is part of a variant called event chess. More about event chess can be read here.

Event #57 Long live the queen!

Type: Royal modifier, Royal queen

Condition: Can not be started with another royal modifier event. At least 1 queen for each player. At least 1 king for each player.

The queen becomes royal instead of the king (the queen can get checked/checkmated, but not the king).

The king moves like a normal queen.

The queen moves like a normal king, including castling. The queen will move 2 squares when castling.

Pawns can not promote to queens, but pawns can promote to kings instead.


Example 1:

Black plays Ka4#

Example 2:

White plays 0-0

Example 3:

White plays d8=K