[ 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 Chess Poker. Like poker, but players are dealt a hand of pieces instead of cards.[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]Gvndly wrote on 2020-04-30 UTCThanks for the feedback! I invented this game independently from the Choker in the link. So I may have to change the name... I intended this game to be about halfway between chess and poker. Greg Strong wrote on 2020-04-30 UTCThanks for the link - this is definitely a different game. And given that Choker appears to be a registered trademark, that would be another problem with this submission. Ola Sassersson wrote on 2020-04-30 UTCAssuming this is the game described at https://chokergame.com/rules/, I think it fits the bill; it is a chess game with a vying phase, or a vying game with the traditional "showdown" replaced with a game of chess. (Of course, since I am not an editor, I cannot see how well or poorly the original author has written the article. I may produce my own write-up; it is an interesting game, and I think it deserves a place on this site.) Greg Strong wrote on 2020-04-30 UTCI could go either way on this but it does seem far more of a poker game than a chess game. Personally, I would not include it. Ben Reiniger wrote on 2020-04-28 UTCI agree that this is really very far out on the chess variant spectrum. I don't think I'd say it's more a poker variant than a chess variant though. I tend to err on the side of inclusiveness; Greg? Actually, I think it would be a better game with more poker elements; a matching pair/triple, or flush/straight (but only three cards) should confer some bonus in the chess phase? And, if the game is to stay, the page needs a fair bit of formatting work. Fergus Duniho wrote on 2020-04-27 UTCThis is a Poker variant, not a Chess variant. This is not the site for this game. 6 comments displayedLater ⇩Reverse Order⇧ EarlierPermalink to the exact comments currently displayed.