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Players agree on who will start first. In Ouk Online, the game host has an option to start first. Each player switches turns moving a piece according to the movement rules of that piece. There are special rules which pertain to the initial movement and promotion.
There are rules which pertain to the initial movement of the Queen and King.
When a Fish is moved to the 6th rank (the 6th row; it is the row that the opponent fishes were originally set up), the fish become Promoted Fish. It moves like the Queen without any special move.