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The Chess Variant Pages

This page is written by the game's inventor, David Zitzelsberger.

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George Duke wrote on 2010-10-02 UTC
There are few CVs yet for three, a field wide open for development. A requirement maybe is that your name start with a ''Z.'' That is, Zitzelsberger makes Triangle and Zubrin makes Three-Player.  Compare Triangle Chess with year 1969 Three-Player,, which is rank number #4 as of now at the NextChess project.  Is there likely a greater than 50-50 chance the #4 Three-Player with great staying power is about to be overtaken by one next entrant?
Also there is a unit solving triangles, including long diagonals, Sizes there are 49, 64, 81; and like Baseball Chess went from comments to CV in 2007, so equilateral triangular boards should work as genre of CV, of which Triangle Chess 144-spaced is good example. Originating Tetraktys itself is 10 points all right but nine cells,

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