[ 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 ]Comments/Ratings for a Single Item Earlier ⇧Reverse Order⇩ Later ZigZag Chess. Variant on `zigzagshaped' board. (12x12, Cells: 64) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]George Duke wrote on 2007-10-04 UTCDeceptively there are still the optimum 64 squares on extended 12x12.''The Pawns are omitted as there is no need for them.'' Promotion takes place by any one reaching an opposite starting square(to be ascertained whether mandatory). George Duke wrote on 2008-11-26 UTC''The Pawns are omitted as there is no need for them.'' Deceptively there are still 64 squares. Daniil Frolov wrote on 2011-03-29 UTCIs it ok that white can check on first move? Charles Gilman wrote on 2011-04-03 UTCAnother question is whether this variant still has Castling. I can't see any advantage in it, but the King and its Rook are the right distance apart. 4 comments displayedEarlier ⇧Reverse Order⇩ LaterPermalink to the exact comments currently displayed.