[ 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 Time Traveler's Chess. Chess pieces may travel backwards in time.[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]horst wrote on 2009-05-11 UTCExcellent ★★★★★I really like the idea of the game. I think it is very thought-through and revolutionary. I only think that the definition of check and checkmate should be altered, so grammatical incorrectness is prevented as is King-capture in western chess. i.e.: A player is in check if he is under one-move-threat of having no (travelled)king while his opponent has a resoluted position. A player is also in check if he is under one-move-threat of having a grammatically incorrect position. If the one-move-threat is not answerable, the player is also in checkmate and looses the game. This definition provides final positions that are always grammatically correct. In my opinion this rule would be more chess-like. What do you think?