Stratego is a 2 player board game with 40 pieces per side on a 10×10 square board. The objective of the game is to either find and capture the opponent's Flag or to capture so many of the opponent's pieces that he/she cannot make any further moves. There are also variants with 20 and 10 pieces with ...

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What would an ideal strategy for a 20 piece stratego variant look like [on hold]

For the programming puzzles and code golf site, I am designing a strategic challenge for bots to play involving a 20 piece stratego variant. One key difference is the lack of lakes. Does this affect ...
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Can you attack yourself?

Seems like there would never be any reason to attack yourself in Stratego.. unless you do screw up the placement of your pieces like a noob. So I ask, can you attack yourself? Of course, it doesn't ...
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What are the differences between the various versions of Stratego?

I've only played the classic version of Stratego from the 1970s but it looks like there are at least 3 fundamentally different versions as of 2012. What are the differences between the various ...
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What are good placement strategies for Stratego? [closed]

How would I set up a good placement in Stratego, especially with bombs and the flag? What is a good strategy for varying the placement?