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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2019-01-06
 Author: Jacek  Dobrzyniecki. Inventor: Anton  Makarenko. Makarenko's Chess. Pieces are stacks which can be split and combined to create other pieces.[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Greg Strong wrote on 2019-01-07 UTC

This is certianly an interesting idea.  The assignment of chip count to pieces though seems strange.  Why should a rook only be 3 chips?  It seems you'd immediately want to turn your bishops and knights into rook+pawns.