[ 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 Victorian Chess. Capablanca variant with the most powerful pieces starting on the outside. (10x8, Cells: 80) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]Greg Strong wrote on 2007-09-30 UTCThis exact setup was invented in 2004 by David Paulowich and myself, (mostly David.) No page was posted about it, but it has been in ChessV for years, under the name 'Capablanca Chess, Paulowich Variant.' The only difference is that pawns may only promote to Queen, Chancellor, or Archbishop. It is always interesting to me the way good ideas tend to be reinvented independantly. This is a very good arrangement of pieces.