Rook Pawn

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Shogi Strategy And Tactics - Opening - The Yagura Castle
... It has a strongly protected king a well fortified line of pawns and the bishop, rook, and a pawn all support a later attack by the rook's silver or knight ... It is typically used against static rook openings that involve advancing the rook's pawn ... It has the three pawns on the left side advanced to their final Yagura positions, and on the second rank all four generals are lined up next to the bishop, which ...
Wrong Bishop - Rook Pawn - Rook and Rook Pawn Versus Bishop
... wins, the bishop is on the wrong color A rook and a rook pawn always win against the wrong bishop, as in this position ... The defender has the wrong bishop if it is the one on the same color as the pawn's promotion square ... The winning procedure is to give up the pawn at the right time to get to a winning rook versus bishop endgame ...
Rook And Pawn Versus Rook Endgame - Defensive Methods - King in Front of Pawn, But Cannot Reach The Philidor Position
... Sometimes the defender's king is in front of the pawn, but the rook can not get to its third rank to reach the Philidor position ... he has two choices try to attack from behind, or retreat to the back rank with his rook to guard the mating threats ... For a bishop pawn (see the first diagram) or central pawn, if the defending rook is tied down to the back rank, he loses a b c d e f g h 2. 1 ...
Wrong Rook Pawn - Rook and Rook Pawn Versus Bishop
... The wrong rook pawn may come up in other situations, such as this position with a rook and rook pawn versus a bishop ... This time the bishop is defending against the rook pawn ... If the pawn had not yet reached the fifth rank, White would win ...
Shatar - Game Rules
... The küü (ᠬᠦᠦ, pawn) does not have an initial double-step move option, except for the queen pawn or king pawn ... In old shatar rules, a pawn that reaches its eighth rank must promote to half-power tiger ... But a pawn could step back to its sixth rank to promote to all-power tiger ...

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    In ceremonies of the horsemen,
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