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 By Darren  Izzard. Dart Chess. Chess on a 6x6 board with a new piece: the Dart. (6x6, Cells: 36) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
George Duke wrote on 2008-06-19 UTCGood ★★★★
Another one never commented, Izzard invented other great Philosopher's Chess. In Short's Black Hole Chess and Scherzer's Black Hole Chess, the Black Holes, respectively one and four in number, serve to block. In Lorinc's Black Holes and Shields' Warp Point Chess, their counterparts are used for transport too. Differently Jacks & Witches has four transporter squares that never block. Here Izzard's darts, once placed, serve the same purpose as the blocking black holes. No comparison to Philosopher's. We have some of both, blocking squares and transporter types, among Mutators at ''91.5 Trillion...''

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