Three Musketeers rules

Three Musketeers is played on a 5×5 board with the following setup:

A B C D E 1 1 2 2 3 3 4 4 5 5 A B C D E

Player 1 can a one orthogonal step to any square occupied by an enemy , which is captured. The cannot move to an empty square.

Player 2 can a one orthogonal step to a vacant square.

The game can end in two ways:

  • musketeersinline: If all 3 are in the same row or column, Player 2 wins
  • strandedmusketeers: If Player 1 has no valid moves, she wins