[ Help | Earliest Comments | Latest Comments ][ List All Subjects of Discussion | Create New Subject of Discussion ][ List Latest Comments Only For Pages | Games | Rated Pages | Rated Games | Subjects of Discussion ]Comments/Ratings for a Single Item Later ⇩Reverse Order⇧ Earlier 65 Square Chess. FIDE chess but pretend there's another square smack dab in the middle.[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]Jeremy Good wrote on 2014-12-22 UTCThanks for the questions. I've updated and slightly revised the variant to answer them. (zzo38) A. Black wrote on 2011-01-16 UTCAre pieces moving out of Z5 required to be using diagonal moves? Is a pawn on Z5 stuck unless it can capture? Can a knight on Z5 ever move again? Abdul-Rahman Sibahi wrote on 2007-07-06 UTCGreat minds think alike. http://www.chessvariants.com/41.dir/familymatters/index.html Jeremy Good wrote on 2006-12-26 UTCI appreciate your attempt to represent 65 Square Chess. It certainly does have a certain charm in that it depicts the relationship of the middle four squares perfectly, but perhaps at the expense of other aspects. In 65 Square Chess, f4 connects to e5 and d4 connects to c5. This is not immediately apparent from your board. Abdul-Rahman Sibahi wrote on 2006-12-25 UTC/play/pbm/play.php?game%3D65+Square+Chess%26settings%3Dbetterlooking How about this board? It is easier to visualize what's going on. and if you never use the * file and rank, it might serve as a normal chess board. (it uses the number 65 for the square, like e4-65 ) It is a little ugly though. Can use a recolouring. 5 comments displayedLater ⇩Reverse Order⇧ EarlierPermalink to the exact comments currently displayed.