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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2016-04-01
 By Charles  Gilman. L Shaped Chess. 2 player variant with some elements of 4-player ones. (7x7, Cells: 45)
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-07-16
 Author: Uwe  Wiedemann. Inventor: Sergey  Sirotkin. Ladder Chess ZIP file. Chess variant on a `skewed' board with 40 squares.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2000-04-07
 By Sergey  Sirotkin. Ladder Chess. Chess variant on a `skewed' board with 40 squares. (Cells: 40)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-03-26
 By Lester  Jones. The Last Mourning. On board with 38 squares and Jesters. (Cells: 38)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-01-23
 By Ken  Franklin. Leap Chess. Game with mandatory captures and other Checkers-like elements on a board of 44 squares. (6x8, Cells: 44)
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-01-23
 By Ken  Franklin. Leap Chess ZIP file. Game with manditory captures and other Checkers-like elements on a board of 44 squares.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-09-29
 By Ed  Pegg Jr.. Letter Chess. Pieces are a diagram that shows a letter and their movement capabilities. (7x7, Cells: 49)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-03-19
 By João Pedro Neto. Life, the Universe and Everything. 42-square double-move variant with unusual pieces, inspired by Douglas Adams' fiction. (6x7, Cells: 42)
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-03-19
 Author: Peter  Aronson. Inventor: João Pedro Neto. Life, the Universe and Everything ZIP file. 42-square double-move variant with unusual pieces, inspired by Douglas Adams' fiction.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1997-10-27
 By Ralph  Betza. Limited Square Chess. A form of Chess with a Limited Supply of Squares; entry of the 38-challenge. (8x8, Cells: 38)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-09-29
 By Sergey  Sirotkin. Limiting Chess. On a 4x8 board, with the objective of capturing all the opponent's pieces. (8x4, Cells: 32)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-01-31
 By Glenn  Overby II. Litrof. Variant on 42 squares played with stacks of Icehouse pyramids, where different color pyramids give stacks different powers. (5x8, Cells: 42)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-09-29
 By Peter  Aronson. Little Dragon Chess. Modern small variant of Xiangqi on board of 41 squares. (5x7, Cells: 41)
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 By Peter  Aronson. Little Dragon Chess ZIP file. Modern small variant of Xiangqi on board of 41 squares.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-04-26
 By Jared B. McComb. Little Trio. Small variant combining Chess, Shogi, and Xiang-Qi. (7x7, Cells: 49)
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-01-28
 Author: Nick  Wolff. Inventor: Jared B. McComb. Little Trio. Missing description
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-09-29
 By Christian  Freeling. Loonybird. Pieces on a seven by seven board move differently when they take. (7x7, Cells: 49)
  • This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-01
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Inventor: Christian  Freeling. Loonybird. Pieces on a seven by seven board move differently when they take.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-12-20
 Author: John  Smith. Inventor: Christian  Freeling. Loonybird. Pieces on a seven by seven board move differently when they take.
  • This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-12-22
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Los Alamos Chess. Used for the first computer chess program.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-06-10
 Author: David  Howe. Los Alamos Chess ZIP file. Chess on a 6x6 board.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-09-27
 Author: Jason  Shields. Los Alamos Chess. First known variant played by a computer. (Recognized!)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-05-17
 By Doug  Chatham. Los Alamos Extinction Chess With Bunkers. On 6 by 6 board with two additional 2 by 2 bunkers, and extension chess rules. (6x6x2, Cells: 44)
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-05-17
 By Doug  Chatham. Los Alamos Extinction Chess with Bunkers ZIP file. On 6 by 6 board with two additional bunkers, and extension chess rules.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-06-10
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Los Alamos variant. Chess on a 6 by 6 board from the early days of computing. (6x6, Cells: 36) (Recognized!)
  • This item is a reference work
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1998-12-18
Lotus Boards. Configurations for Future Chess Variant Contests.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1999-06-01
Lotus-39. Chess variant on special shaped board with 39 squares. (Cells: 39)


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15 'Game' entries listed 1 'Reference item' entry listed
6 'Zillions of Games file' entries listed 2 'Java Program' entries listed
3 'Play by mail item' entries listed 27 'Small board' entries listed
2 'Oriental' entries listed 8 'Unorthodox shaped board' entries listed
1 'In a category all its own' entry listed 1 'Each player has a different army' entry listed
1 'Chess combined with some other game or sport' entry listed 4 'Xiangqi, or Xiangqi-based' entries listed
2 'Shogi, or Shogi-based' entries listed

Total items listed: 27

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