[ Help | Earliest Comments | Latest Comments ][ List All Subjects of Discussion | Create New Subject of Discussion ][ List Earliest Comments Only For Pages | Games | Rated Pages | Rated Games | Subjects of Discussion ]Single Comment Airplane Chess. Airplanes move as queens any distance, capturing by landing just beyond an enemy unit.[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]Mark Thompson wrote on 2007-02-11 UTCI love the idea of buying pieces for each game, and wish someone would implement this on a server. (Wouldn't that be a terrific attraction to add to the growing gamesmagazine-online website, for instance!) That's the only idea for a CV I've ever heard that would actually merit being forecast as 'the future of Chess.' The piece values and the players' budgets for hiring their armies would have to depend on the size and shape of the board, right? And probably on the relative strength of the players -- one thing that strikes me as especially appealing about this concept being its usefulness for handicapping.