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Chinese Chess is a traditional board game played by
2 players and has been around for thousands of years. Like the Western Chess, it
has a total of 32 pieces. The object of the game is to capture the opponent's General.
Each side consists of a General or King, 2 Advisors or Bishops, 2
Elephants, 2 Knights or Horses, 2 Chariots or Rooks, 2 Cannons, and 5 Pawns for
a total of 16 pieces.