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It was last modified on: 2002-11-01
 By Mark  Thompson. Tetrahedral Chess. Three dimensional variant with board in form of tetrahedron. (x7, Cells: 84) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Ben Reiniger wrote on 2014-01-29 UTC
Pritchard's CECV lists a game "Xyrixa Chess" by David Samuel c.1980 played on this same board (provided I'm reading correctly). It's not clear at all how the pieces move or whether the inventor knew about any of the geometry facts discussed in the other comments here.