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Go. Preset for Go and Go-Chess variants.[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Kevin Pacey wrote on 2018-01-25 UTC

Do at least some of the presets for Go have bug(s)? Here's one game log:

/play/pbm/play.php?game=Go&log=sissa-tamandua-2012-188-369


Namik Zade wrote on 2006-05-22 UTCExcellent ★★★★★
I am agree, too. May be Tony, You can made Preset for Rendzyu or Go Mo Ku too?

Jeremy Good wrote on 2006-05-17 UTC
Here is a preset for Gess

Jeremy Good wrote on 2006-05-14 UTC

Hi, Roberto.

Not a chess variant, no, but the piece drop is not unknown to chess variants (as Shogi).

There are a few chess variants that use a Go board and integrate concepts from Go. Diffusion Chess is one. As we make other chess-go hybrids available for play on Game Courier, such as Gess, I shall call attention to them here.

Your suggestion that we add other games is a good one because it will provide further inspiration for chess variant designers to hybridize.


Roberto Lavieri wrote on 2006-05-14 UTCExcellent ★★★★★
Go is not a Chess variant, but it is a very deep and interesting classic oriental game. We have in Courier an amazing collection of chess variants, with the add of a few of other great games, like Amazons and Go. Some other mind-burning games may be missing in the list, but if I have to add new games, I would suggest Lines-Of-Action 10x10 or 12x12 (much more interesting and deep than the 8x8 version, The difference in game play and fun is notorious, I have made some tests in both 10x10 and 12x12, and I have not doubts... I believe this is also the case with 12x12 Amazons vs. the 10x10 version, although I have not tried it yet), and DVONN variants (the commercial board is too little).

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