KINGS OF BABYLON
Copyright (c) 2002 Markus Salo
This game (which the author says is a variant of Latrunculi
and Hnefatafl) is played on a 9x9 square board with the
|SOLDIER - Move any number or
empty cells in one orthogonal direction (like chess Rooks). They can
jump the central black cell while moving.
|Soldiers are captured by surrounding them from two opposite
|KINGS - Move like soldiers.
|Kings are captured by surrounding
them from all four sides, or three if the King is on the edge of the
|The black cells can only be entered by the King
and they can be used to capture opponent pieces like in Tafl.
|GOAL -The player who
his King to one of the opposite corners, wins.
moves his soldier at g2 to cell  trapping the opponent King. The
Green King is obliged to move out the a column, and so, Green move his
King to i4 winning on the next move.
There is a ZRF to play Kings
of Babylon with Zillions.