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It was last modified on: 1999-12-18
 By Kevin  Scanlon. Grander Chess. A variant of Christian Freeling's Grand Chess. (10x10, Cells: 100) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Gary Gifford wrote on 2006-02-28 UTC
Joe wrote, in part, 'But, reading the rules, I see Mr. Scanlon is paying homage to Grand Chess in his own way.' GKG response: But I see that Mr. Scanlon wrote: 'Despite its admittedly minor aesthetic and functional flaws...[refering to Grand Chess] then adds 'Grand Chess is easily the best and most playable reinvention of Chess I have ever seen.' So, he is stating that it has minor aesthetic and functional flaws; and is elswhere stating that he has taken this game and improved it.... has taken the Grand Chess and made it Grander Chess, aye, there's the rub.