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Huff On Yen II

Huff On Yen II

"I'll play it first and tell you what it is later" - Miles Davis

The Huff rule is a tactical move from several board games, such as Alquerque and English draughts (known to most Americans as checkers). The Huff rule is enforced where a player who fails to make a capturing move when it is available is penalized or "Huffed", by having the piece that could have performed the capture removed from the board. This rule can be particularly useful when your opponent is not observing the game or is fearful that the bait would lead him into a more precarious…