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Notchess. A family of games with Chess and Chess-Variant pieces but no King. () [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Charles Gilman wrote on 2010-09-05 UTC
Because I needed something to focus it on. Otherwise it would just be a range of random variants, and harder for readers to relate to.

Anonymous wrote on 2010-09-04 UTC
Why it must necessary be derived from something?

Charles Gilman wrote on 2010-09-04 UTC
Well Notchess 80 is derived from Yang Qi, which has neither. I could probably devise a Notchess based on Wildeurasian Qi, which has both those pieces as well as the Gnu. That one would have an odd number of files.

Anonymous wrote on 2010-09-03 UTC
How about queen and tank in Notchess 80?

Andy wrote on 2006-07-15 UTCExcellent ★★★★★
These seem like a very good idea, aesthetically pleasing, and thumbs up for acknowledging Extinction Chess antecedent.

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