Daily Challenge (246 Part Series)
Today's challenge is a smaller part of a larger idea.
You are creating a board game, similar to a mix between Fire Emblem and Chess. The game features four unique pieces: Swordsman, Cavalry, Archer, and Pikeman. Each piece has its own advantages and weaknesses in combat against other pieces.
You must write a function
fightResolve that takes the attacking and defending pieces as input parameters and returns the winning piece.
The outcome of the fight between two pieces depends on which piece attacks, the type of the attacking piece and the type of the defending piece.
Archers > Swordsmen > Pikemen > Cavalry > Archers
Archers always win against swordsmen, swordsmen always win against pikemen, pikemen always win against cavalry and cavalry always win against archers.
If a matchup occurs that was not previously mentioned (for example Archers vs Pikemen) the attacker will always win.
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