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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-08-02
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Contest to design a chess variant on a board with 42 squares. Missing description[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Tony Quintanilla wrote on 2002-07-29 UTC
Thanks primarily to Peter, yes, we have ZRFs or ZRF game editors for all the games!

Glenn Overby II wrote on 2002-07-27 UTC
Forty-two PBEM games? Yowza. Do you have ZRFs for all of them...or at least 'ZRF editors' like you built for the one game that is almost surely too broad to program? Or are you having to do one or more with ASCII or FFEN or other representations?

Peter Aronson wrote on 2002-07-24 UTC
<h4>Progress Report</h4> The judges have <strong>not</strong> actually fled the country, but continue to work on the contest. Since we decided to play all of the entries <em>twice</em>, that's 42 email games. However, we are down to 10 games left, all currently in simultaneous progress. <p> Thank you for your patience.

Glenn Overby II wrote on 2002-04-08 UTCExcellent ★★★★★
It's amazing what range can be found among these entries, unified only by one simple requirement and the ethereal concept of 'chess'. This was fun!

Peter Aronson wrote on 2002-04-02 UTC
This contest is now closed, although non-competing entries will still be accepted. The judges are working on the judging, but still have a lot of e-mail games to go, and so don't yet know when they will be done.

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