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Game Reviews by Nuno Cruz

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Bishops Conversion Rule. Rule for variant where bishops start on equal colored squares, with sample games.[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Nuno Cruz wrote on 2002-10-20 UTCGood ★★★★
can anyone tell me how to implement this on zillions? :-)

ximeracak.. A leaper-heavy fantasy variant designed for play with a standard set. (8x8, Cells: 64) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Nuno Cruz wrote on 2002-08-12 UTCGood ★★★★
What an interessing game! One that I will probably try to convince my friends to play with! :-)

Mideast chess. Variant on 10 by 10 board, inspired by ancient Tamerlane chess. (10x10, Cells: 100) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Nuno Cruz wrote on 2002-04-19 UTCGood ★★★★
I do like this game, although the Cavalier is a very 'irregular piece'.
I propose to replace it's movement by the one of the Croocked Bishop!
This
would produce a very enjoyable game, don't you agree? :-))
The other pieces, I believe, are well balanced for 10x10 board, and the
fact that Knights depart from the 2nd row turns them more valuable in the
opening and during the rest of the game (a problem with other 10x10 board
variants that place them on the 1st row!).

Please comment me on this to: [email protected]

Wildebeest Chess. Variant on an 10 by 11 board with extra jumping pieces. (11x10, Cells: 110) (Recognized!)[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Nuno Cruz wrote on 2002-04-17 UTCExcellent ★★★★★
This game is really something! To me the best large variant of chess! WHY is it not a recongnized variant yet???? :-)

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