morphcham at gmail.com
Mon Nov 6 16:37:24 UTC 2017
JSON is not a good serialization format for chess positions or games.
We have FEN and PGN for those use cases. Implementing the "business
logic" for chess is quite a lot more challenging than implementing FEN
or PGN (de)serialization.
instance, a Knight is a "leaper", Bishops, Rooks and Queens are
"riders". People have imagined many fairy pieces[^1], which mix
various combinations of traits.
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