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How do chess pieces move?

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Every Chess piece moves differently. The pawn moves forward two spaces on it's first turn and one space after that. It attacks by moving one diagonal forward. The castle(or rook) moves horizontally, at least until something gets in its way. The knight moves rather oddly. He is the only piece that can jump over other pieces. He moves three spaces in a L-shape. The bishop moves in a diagonal direction, but whatever color he starts on, he stays on that color. The king can move one space in any direction as long as he doesn't move into danger(check). The queen can move any number of spaces in any direction.

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