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It was last modified on: 2002-11-01
 By Mark  Thompson. Tetrahedral Chess. Three dimensional variant with board in form of tetrahedron. (x7, Cells: 84) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Larry Smith wrote on 2004-01-09 UTCExcellent ★★★★★
A very nice game. Interesting playing field, pieces and rules. As to the idea of using other shapes to denote cells in non-cubic fields within a 2D medium, a simpler form might be to have points with colorized radiating lines noting the various directions. Like Chinese Chess, pieces would move from point to point. Although this might also be confusing as lines would criss-cross one another without actually intersecting. But this is where colorization would come in handy. But I don't think it is necessary to change the graphics for this particular game as it is quite understandable in its current form.