An introduction to the Basic Kills where the Chariot is the key piece

The chariot is the most powerful piece in Xiangqi. The kills listed in this section should not be unfamiliar to the reader with a background in  International Chess. Indeed, the concepts are similar and coupled with the fact that the king is restricted to the palace, understanding the principles behind the kills should not be a problem.

There are several basic kills that fall into this section:

 For players who prefer reading about the Basic Kills in a book, the Webmaster has published a book to help you out.



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The Webmaster has also made a short video introducing this section some time ago.



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