The Chess Variant Pages
Custom Search



Item Index Information

See also | Other information | Associated images or text | Author/Inventor information | Comments |

BlockChess is a Zillions-of-Games file. It is categorized as: Orthodox chess, . This item is located on a site outside of chessvariants.org.

This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-03-05
 By Ronald W Brierley. BlockChessThis item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-03-05
 By Ronald W Brierley.. Decimal variant with standard pieces starting out in the corners.

By Ronald W Brierley.

Image(s)

Notes

In BlockChess the pieces start in a corner of the board. Pawns may move without a capture as any orthogonal step but they may capture using any diagonal step. There are no two step pawn moves nor pawn promotions. Castling does not occur in BlockChess. Other pieces and their moves and the objectives of the game are the same as those of standard chess. BlockChess uses pawns differently than standard chess.

Other Information

The board used for this game has 10 row(s), 10 column(s), 100 cells/squares.
This game is a 2 player game.
Invented in the year 2006. [2005-2007]. [2001-2011].

Other Options

Index Maintenance

[edit] [links] [associate image] [associate text] [info] [quick edit]