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Hourglass Honeycomb Chess. 2 overlapping triangular prisms form a hex-prism board maximising the King's choice of Castling. (7x(7x7), Cells: 280) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Kenneth Fourcell wrote on 2016-03-26 UTC
At first glance I cannot fathom the idea of so many pieces on every level, if this was an actual combat the armies would kill one another, moreover, why so many variants of the game pieces? does it really matter whether a piece moves one extra space?.