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Chessmaster Duel (was Xanatos Vs. Xanatos)
Two Chess Masters have a duel of wits
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(permanent link) added: 2012-09-03 14:57:23 sponsor: NerdyTimes edited by: Tallens (last reply: 2013-08-29 10:34:50)

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Having The Chessmaster as your main character may be awesome, but it has its downsides like him easily becoming a Mary Tzu due to no enemies. Rule of Drama means that such a character must have a rival who is as awesome, or even better. The two must then fight. Usually, this causes a Serial Escalation of Crowning Moments of Awesome.

May result in Xanatos Speed Chess and a Gambit Pileup.

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  • Chess tournaments in general.
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