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It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 By Rich  Hutnik. Corner Chess. Two or four player chess variant on 8 by 8 board with pieces starting in the corners. (8x8, Cells: 64) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Rich Hutnik wrote on 2008-05-15 UTC
It definitely is Beer and Bits in nature. It started out as a way to do 4 player chess on a regular chessboard, but has mainly been a two player game actually. Has a bunch of twists and turns. Perhaps the best way to think of it is as 'Desert Warfare' because there is a lot of mobility in the game and little resources.