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Zillions of Games file for:
Hourglass Chess

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Hourglass Chess is a Zillions-of-Games file. It is categorized as: Orthodox chess, .

Author: Uwe Wiedemann. Inventor: Uri Bruck.

Other Information

The board used for this game has 6 row(s), 7 column(s), 38 cells/squares.
This game is a 2 player game.

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  • This item is a game information page,
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It is a 2 player game.
It was last modified on: 2001-03-26
 By Uri  Bruck. Hourglass Chess. 38-Square board in shape of Hourglass. (7x6, Cells: 38) By Uri Bruck.
  • This item is a play-by-email page,
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-09-16
 By Jeremy Gabriel Good. Hour Glass Chess. Small variant with simple pieces and hour glass shape. By Jeremy Gabriel Good.