Rules of Magpie 7x7.

Short overview:
King armed, captured from 4 sides.
King moves one step at a time.
King captured on edge.


Magpie:
See http://tafl.cyningstan.com/download/968/magpie-leaflet
This is really a Hnefatafl 7x7 with a one-step king.
NB. The king can be captured on the edge.

Magpie was outlined by the author Nigel Suckling in his book "The Leprechaun Companion", 1999.
See more on web.archive
(Hat tip: Damian Walker!).


Updated 10.12.2017
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