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Chessence is a game information page. It is categorized as: Two dimensional, Small board. This item is located on a site outside of

ChessenceA game information page
. Small variant with many possible winning conditions.

By Stephen Sniderman.


Invented by Stephen Sniderman: <p>"Chessence is intended to simulate the essential features of chess (including its complexity) but to eliminate some of its annoyances, such as memorized openings, one-sided contests, esoteric rules (like en passant, castling, and pawn promotion), and four-hour, 70-move battles ending in a draw." Part of The Life of Games site.

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The board used for this game has 4 row(s), 4 column(s), 16 cells/squares.
This game is a 2 player game.

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