[ 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 Energizer Chess. Chess on a normal board with an Archbishop and a Chancellor added. (8x8, Cells: 64) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]Anonymous wrote on 2010-04-25 UTCI think, any game with 10 files and additional pair of pieces can have such variant (additional pair of pieces can also be placed like cannons in this game: http://www.chessvariants.org/other.dir/aigo-chess.html -here openings will be closer to orthodox chess openings). For example, Omega chess: champions are in these places and wizards are in imiginary citadels. Good for people, who are lazy to draw new boards. Abdul-Rahman Sibahi wrote on 2007-05-12 UTCThanks for the rating. Personally, I am not very satisfied with the starting position. Switching the Queen and the Archbishop, I believe, would make a better game because it balances the Knight-compounds. However, I chose this one because RBQCKABR is basically the Gothic Chess position, which is patented. --- I updated the page to introduce a minor Shuffle variant. This gives a bigger opening book, but doesn't eliminate opening altogether. David Paulowich wrote on 2007-05-12 UTCGood ★★★★I have been known to set up my Knights in very strange places. I prefer your smaller game to Eric's Great Chess, which squeezes all the pieces of the historic chess variant Great Chess into a 10x8 board. 3 comments displayedLater ⇩Reverse Order⇧ EarlierPermalink to the exact comments currently displayed.