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The Chess Variant Pages



This page is written by the game's inventor, Jianying Ji.

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Rich Hutnik wrote on 2008-06-17 UTC
Jianying Ji,

I also find castling fiddly, but also see if you don't have it, protecting the king and mobilizing the rook is shorted.

I do believe the 8x7 board (Simplified Chess Board) does provide solid merit though, considering that Henry VIII Chess also uses it.  I also have Simpleton's Chess, which is like Henry VIII but simplier also uses it.

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