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Game Courier Preset for Michael Nelson's Pocket Mutation Chess

The following preset for Pocket Mutation Chess enforces the rules. It also uses a three-color board to aid the visualization of Nightrider moves.

Here is the original preset, which does not enforce any rules and uses a standard two-color board.

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Original preset By Tony Quintanilla. New Preset by Fergus Duniho.