RUBIK ECLIPSE

Copyright (c) 2004 Erno RubikRubik Eclipse (or Rubik Morpion) is played on an empty 4x4 board:

Each player has 16 stones: 8 white and 8 yellow for the Light player, and 8 blue and 8 green for the Dark player.

DROP PHASE- Initially, each player drops a friendly stone on an empty cell.MOVE PHASE- After the board is full, each player must do the following sequence:

- Move a line or column of stones by one cell (i.e., up, down, left or right), pushing the edge stone off board.
- Drop a friendly stone (of either color) on the new empty cell.
GOAL- Wins the player that makes a (orthogonal or diagonal) 4 in-a-row with one of his colors.

An exampleLight's turn. He can win by pushing the 'b' column downwards since a white 4 in-a-row is formed.