[ Help | Earliest Comments | Latest Comments ][ List All Subjects of Discussion | Create New Subject of Discussion ][ List Earliest Comments Only For Pages | Games | Rated Pages | Rated Games | Subjects of Discussion ]Single Comment Apothecary Chess-Classic. Large board variant obtained through tinkering with known games.[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]Aurelian Florea wrote on 2020-10-02 UTC files=10 ranks=12 symmetry=none holdingsType=1 promoZone=4 promoChoice=!P*N*B*L*E*R3*J3*A2*Q2*C2 graphicsDir=../graphics.dir/alfaerie/ whitePrefix=w blackPrefix=b graphicsType=gif squareSize=54 hole::::a1-j1,,a12-j12 pawn:p:ifmnDfmWfceF:pawn:a4,b4,c4,d4,e4,f4,g4,h4,i4,j4,,a9,b9,c9,d9,e9,f9,g9,h9,i9,j9 rook::::a2,j2,,a11,j11:1 queen::::e3,,e10:1 bishop:B:B:bishop:d3,g3,,d10,g10 knight:N:NmZ:knight:c3,h3,,c10,h10:1 mamluk:L:WL:camel:d1,g1,,c12,f12:1 siege elephant:E:FAH:elephant:e1,h1,,d12,g12 joker:J:fI:fool:f1,,e12 Chancellor:C:RN:chancellor:i3,,i10 archbishop:A:BN:cardinal:b3,,b10 king:K:KimbsLimbsN:king:f3,,f10 symmetry=mirror shuffle=A:BC,:BN,ACQ I have tried this week to add a rider piece. Unfortunately this proved to make the game worse as more opening moves were forced. So I reverted to an earlier version while keeping the idea that black has more pieces on the non-king side. This will be the final apothecary chess-classic game. I'm satisfied with the game.