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  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-06-17
 By M  Winther. Oxybeles Chess. The Oxybeles can sling a piece to the farthest square in the movement direction (+zrf). By M Winther.

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It was last modified on: 2009-06-17
 By M  Winther. Secutor Chess. The Secutor is a bifurcation piece that must collide and deviate in order to capture (+zrf). By M Winther.
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It was last modified on: 2001-01-01
 Author: Fergus  Duniho. Shatra. Old game from the Altai from Russia, on special shaped board with draughts-like capture. Author: Fergus Duniho.
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 Author: Fergus  Duniho. Inventor: Jianying  Ji. Spacious Torus Chess. Toroidal 8 x 8 using "spacious" FIDE pieces which require the next square beyond to be empty to either move or capture. Author: Fergus Duniho. Inventor: Jianying Ji.

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  • This item is a play-by-email page
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It was last modified on: 2009-06-24
 By M  Winther. Zeppelin Chess. The Zeppelin flies directly to any empty square orthogonally, captures piece before landing square (+zrf). By M Winther.


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35 'Play by mail item' entries listed 7 'Large board' entries listed
8 'Small board' entries listed 2 'From ancient times' entries listed
35 'Unorthodox shaped board' entries listed 1 'Circular shaped board' entry listed
10 'In a category all its own' entries listed 2 'Chess combined with some other game or sport' entries listed
1 'Shogi, or Shogi-based' entry listed

Total items listed: 35

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