Fairy chess piece
Fairy chess piece that combines the power of the rook and the knight, i.e. it can move as either the rook or the knight:= +
Its value is near the value of the queen, maybe a little bit less powerful than that. This is however game-dependent, and position-dependent. See also: Value of pieces.
Sufficient mating material in its own (with king).
|Pieces||Result||Moves (?) – 8x8||Moves (?) – 10x8|
|Win||10 – 5.6||11 – 6.4|
|Win||11 – 6.7||13 – 7.8|
|Win||16 – 9.9||19 – 11.4|
See also: Basic endgames with fairy chess pieces.