The King rules the land. When cornered,he will surrender quicker than a mouse in acheese factory. At all costs, the beginner mustprotect the King.•
The Queen has the real power, theKing just thinks he does. Unfortunately, theQueen is often required to lay down her life.Beginners beware… you will end up loving your Queen, and despising her opposite.•
Initially, the Bishops flank the King andQueen. You never know when you many needreligious guidance, especially in the heat of battle.