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45 or 46 Cell Contest - 2007 Design Contest

Here is a quick contest for variants using 45 or 46 cells.

To start things off, here is my entry, Tango Chess, which uses 45 cells. It's a non-competing entry.

Either submit your entries here or email them to me at [email protected] and I will help you get them into submission form.

Deadline for Entries: November 30th, 2007.

Please submit as many entries as you would like between now and then and specify to me whether you would like each entry to be anonymous or not.

Good luck!


3D Minishogi

Corral Chess

Disintegration Chess

Half Shogi and Half Xiang Qi


Quake Chess

Ninjutsu (Claustrophobia 2)

Battery Chess

Little River Chess

Bland Chess 46

L Shaped Chess

Prison Break

Step and Circle TrigChess

Charge Chess


Dream Chess 46


Non-Competing Entries:

Texas Two-Step


TAXI: The Nuclear C.a.B. Chess Game

Twin Knights



Other Examples:



Mini Fivequarters

Neutron 45

Related Links:

45 Cell Variants

46 Cell Variants

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By Jeremy Gabriel Good.
Web page created: 2007-09-05. Web page last updated: 2007-11-28