Kamisado is a racing game with a
feedback move mechanics. The color of the square your
opponent landed on determines the piece you must move.
The first player to reach the opposite side of the board
wins. At first it seems baffling, but after you master
the one-move look ahead, strategy begins to emerge.
Notes on the rules: The rules for blocked pieces are
the most subtle and easy to misinterpret.
- If a piece which is required to move cannot move
forward, the player passes, and the opponents next move
must be the color of the passed piece's square.
Think of this as the piece having just made a
zero-length move to the same square.
- If both players cannot move, the player who caused the
deadlock (ie; the last player to actually move) loses
Robots: They seem pretty
strong, if only because the look-ahead is so strange to a