Überfüllte U‑Bahn

There is another major difference to chess: The 32 figures are not share 64 squares but 90 (!) points. So you have much more space! This „openness“ makes xiangqi so fast in the starting phase and prevents it from the „overcrowded subway“-feeling you often get in „western“ chess.

duchamp über ein Gefühl von Freiheit beim Xiangqi