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It belongs to categories: Two dimensional, Three or more players, From ancient times
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Henry J. Self. Self's three-handed chess. 19th century chess variant for three players. (Cells: 144) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Charles Gilman wrote on 2003-10-11 UTCGood ★★★★
The only problem is that having 12 ranks makes for a long Pawn trek. Reducing each segment from 4 to 3 ranks, making a total of 9, would be a further improvement, with the bonus off the Bishops no longe rbeing colourbound.