[ 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 ]Rated Comments for a Single ItemLater ⇩Reverse Order⇧ Earlier Future Chess. With extra empty corner squares. Pieces can be relocated before play begins. Creates immense strategical variance (with zrf).[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]George Duke wrote on 2010-08-19 UTCExcellent ★★★★★http://www.chessvariants.org/index/displaycomment.php?commentid=26341. The above and below ''Future Chess'' and this comment are intended as one. http://www.chessvariants.org/shape.dir/morley.html. In his book Morley lets the side corridors exist without the back corridors. If we can use the side Morley corridors with the Gustavian corners, there becomes the conventional Capablanca 8x10. After much excitement for a year, there was disenchantment in 1947/48 about Morley's boards' intended improvement. The question became, what good were they, the extra squares? Alexander Alekhine had died. They turned their attention to the new championship: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_Chess_Championship_1948. The world had more pressing problems, and Morley's one contribution was forgotten except by the chess variationists. What goes around comes around. Later ⇩Reverse Order⇧ EarlierPermalink to the exact comments currently displayed.