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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1996-01-01
 By Ralph  Betza. Golden Age Chess On a Really Big Board. Variant on 16 by 16 board with several different pieces. (16x16, Cells: 256) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
H. G. Muller wrote on 2017-10-05 UTC
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Golden Age Chess

This variant almost exclusively uses pieces hardly ever seen anywhere else, amongst which the Rose and the Crooked Bishop. I invented the names of some of the other unorthodox pieces myself.