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  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2015-12-11
 Author: Ben M Reiniger. Inventor: Johannes  Tranelis. Alapo. A small chesslike game.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-02-01
 Author: Abdul-Rahman  Sibahi. Inventor: Jim  Aikin. Amoeba. Jim Aikin's Amoeba on the Game Courier.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-04-15
 Author: Fergus  Duniho. Inventor: David  Jagger. Asteryx Chess. Preset for variant with asteryx shaped 43-space hexagonal board.

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  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-05-30
 Author: Tony  Quintanilla. Inventor: Andrew  Blechinger and Jarry  Vega. Canyon Chess. Play this small variant with Marshalls and Archbishops and some new rules!
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2010-06-27
 By Daniil  Frolov. Chinese court. Missing description
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-05-18
 Author: Jeff  Rients. Inventor: David  Jagger. Chogo-44. Game with pawns and kings with co-enclosure capture.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-07-05
 Author: Abdul-Rahman  Sibahi. Inventor: Demian  Freeling. Congo. Demian Freeling's Congo on the Game Courier.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-06-28
 Author: Abdul-Rahman  Sibahi. Inventor: Ben  Good. Crazy 38's. Ben Good's Crazy 38's on the Game Courier.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-01-04
 By John  Smith. Cube Shogi. Shogi with cube-shaped pieces.

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  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-03-16
 By Abdul-Rahman  Sibahi. Diamond Chess. Chess on a Diamond board.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-05-13
 Author: Gary K. Gifford. Inventor: Christian  Freeling. Dragonfly. Christian Freeling's 7x7 Chessgi type variant. No Queens. Pawns don't drop.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-04-17
 Author: Fergus  Duniho. Inventor: Erez  Schatz. Duel Chess. PBM Preset for 43-space variant played on two boards.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-06-07
 Author: Jeremy Gabriel Good. Dueling Archbishops. Chess game with only six cells but with a piece that morphs into four different forms.

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  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-01
 By Fergus  Duniho. Fusion Diamond 41. A Fusion Chess variant played on a diamond shaped board of 41 squares.

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  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-01
 By Fergus  Duniho. Interdependent Chess. A 42 square variant in which pieces borrow capturing ability from other pieces.

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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-06-07
 Author: Jeremy Gabriel Good. Knight Court Chess. When you take an opponent's piece, he gets to drop it back on the board. Object: Checkmate knight.

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  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-01-01
 Author: Abdul-Rahman  Sibahi. Inventor: Dave  McCooey. Mini Hexchess. McCooey's Hexagonal Chess on smaller board.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-01
 By Fergus  Duniho. Mini Thunder Chess. A small-scale hybrid of Metamorph Chess, Fusion Chess, and Assimilation Chess.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-09-27
 Author: Jason  Shields. Inventor: Martin  Gardner. Miniature Chess. The smallest variant in which every legal move can be made as in FIDE Chess.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-05-21
 Author: Peter  Aronson. Inventor: Peter  Gelman. Monkey King Chess. Monkey King fights Goblin King on 44 squares board in game with oriental influences.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2005-02-27
 Author: Tony  Quintanilla. Inventor: Roberto  Lavieri. More 10. Chessvariant on a board with 10 squares.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-09-18
 Author: Fergus  Duniho. Inventor: Gavin  King. Motorotor. Play this small variant with a rotating board.

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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-05-17
 Author: Jeff  Rients. Inventor: Peter E. Leyva. Palace Revolution. Play this 44 square variant with Templar Knights and Squire Pawns with Game Courier.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-11-24
 Author: Abdul-Rahman  Sibahi. Inventor: Darren  Izzard. Philosopher's Chess. The Philosopher's Chess in the Game Courier.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-05-14
 Author: Peter  Aronson. Inventor: David  Jagger. PiRaTeKnIcS. Play this 44-squares chess variant in which pirates on ships fight each other on Game Courier.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-03-01
 Author: Antoine  Fourrière and Fergus  Duniho. Inventor: Antoine  Fourrière. Pocket Polypiece Chess. Play Pocket Polypiece Chess online with Game Courier.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-06-07
 Author: Jeremy Gabriel Good. Inventor: Dan  Troyka. Pompeii Chess. Small variant with piece drops, orthogonal pawn moves and one each of all the FIDE pieces.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-11-18
 By Charles  Daniel. Prison Break. Checkmate the enemy king or break out of prison with your king!

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  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-12-06
 Author: Antoine  Fourrière. Inventor: Jean-Louis  Cazaux. Rollerball. Chess race fight on board formed by removing 3 by 3 square from center of 7 by 7 square.

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  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-05-28
 Author: Antoine  Fourrière. Inventor: João Pedro Neto. Slide Chess. Variant on 44 squares with moving cages.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-05-10
 By Jeff  Rients. SpaceWarp44 Chess. 44 square board has warp squares that allow a teleport to another warpsquare.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-03-19
 Author: Antoine  Fourrière. Inventor: Antoine  Fourrière and Roberto  Lavieri. Symmetron! 44. Most pieces move orthogonally or diagonally according to situation.

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  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-04-28
 Author: Tony  Quintanilla and Antoine  Fourrière. Inventor: Tony  Quintanilla. Take Over Chess. Jump across pieces to take them over from your opponent.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-08-22
 By Doug  Chatham. Two Pipe Chess. Play this game from the 41-square contest on the PBM system!

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53 'Play by mail item' entries listed 1 'Large board' entry listed
53 'Small board' entries listed 1 'Three or more players' entry listed
4 'Oriental' entries listed 8 'Unorthodox shaped board' entries listed
6 'Board with hexagonal shaped cells' entries listed 4 'In a category all its own' entries listed
1 'Sold commercially' entry listed 3 'Chess combined with some other game or sport' entries listed
4 'Xiangqi, or Xiangqi-based' entries listed 5 'Shogi, or Shogi-based' entries listed

Total items listed: 53

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