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Squadron Chess is a Zillions-of-Games file. It is categorized as: Two dimensional, Orthodox chess set but with different winning conditions, Orthodox chess set but with different initial setups. This item is located on a site outside of

Squadron ChessA Zillions-of-Games file
. Uses only one type of piece besides the King.

By Ken Franklin.


Squadron Chess (Aug '02) is a 8x8 variant with 24 subvariants. Each uses only one type of player piece besides the King. Its intention was more educational than competitive as many optional chess pieces are specially highlighted. Winning is by either checkmate or the capturing of an entire enemy squadron (King excepted).

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The board used for this game has 8 row(s), 8 column(s), 64 cells/squares.
This game is a 2 player game.
Invented in the year 2002. [2001-2003]. [1997-2007].

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