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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-01-15
 By Ralph  Betza. The Fair First Move Rule in Chess. Every turn you flip a coin to see who goes first.[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Rich Hutnik wrote on 2010-01-02 UTC
I am not really a fan of this variant, as I feel it adds too much randomness to chess. However, I believe if you get rid of check/checkmate, and replace it with capturing the enemy king, there isn't an issue with check.