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  • 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: Johannes  Tranelis. Alapo ZIP file. Game with abstract pieces. Reach opponents first row on 6 by 6 board.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Jens  Markmann. Inventor: Peter  Aronson. Amphora ZIP file. Chess variant inspired by game of Stone Warriors on wine bottle shaped board with 40 squares.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-08-30
 By David  Howe. Arena Chess 42 ZIP file. Game with two boards totaling 42-squares where pieces captured on the large board move to the small board.

B

  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-04-01
 By Doug  Chatham. Bachelor Chess ZIP file. Win by mating your opponent, or marrying off your King.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Peter  Aronson. Inventor: Juraj  Lörinc. Black Holes ZIP file. On 5 by 8 board with holes as pieces which also can be used for transport.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-10-14
 Author: Peter  Aronson. Inventor: Jared B. McComb. Border Wars ZIP file. Game played on the 42 edges of a grid, with elements of Shogi and XiangQi.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-05-10
 Author: Peter  Aronson. Inventor: Jared B. McComb. Border Wars II ZIP file. Game played on line edges with Shogi-like aspects.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-03-19
 By Köksal  Karakus. Bottleneck Chess ZIP file. Most pieces start the game locked up in two bottleneck parts of the board.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-09-29
 Author: Peter  Aronson. Inventor: Hubert  Lamontagne. The Bridge41 ZIP file. 41 square board with bridge in the middle.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-10-19
 Author: Larry L. Smith. Inventor: Georg  Dunkel. Bushi ShogiThis item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-10-19
 Author: Larry L. Smith. Inventor: Georg  Dunkel.. Extremely small shogi variant played with cube pieces.

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  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-10-02
 Author: Peter  Aronson. Inventor: David  Short. Cannons and Crabs ZIP file. A variant on a 7x6 board with Crabs (improved Pawns), and Cannons (leapers).
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-08-20
 Author: Peter  Aronson. Inventor: Thomas  Cameron. Capture-the-flag Chess ZIP file. A translation of the classic children's game to a 42-square board.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-16
 By Tony  Quintanilla. Chameleon ZIP file. Chess variant on board of 41 colored squares, where pieces change type depending on color of square the move to.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-03-26
 Author: Peter  Aronson. Inventor: P. D. Magnus. Chameleon Chess ZIP file. Each player has a King and 11 Chameleons whose moves are determined by the type of square they are on.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Marek14  . Inventor: ?  denOude. Chess - The Speed Game ZIP file. Chess on a 5 by 6 board.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Peter  Aronson. Inventor: Francois  Tremblay. Chess in the Fast Lane ZIP file. The 64-squares of a regular Chess board are grouped into 41 "regions" producing a small board that looks full size.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Andrew  Juell. Inventor: Alfred  Pfeiffer. Chess on a Board with 37 Squares ZIP file. Game with full Chess arrays minus a Pawn on a 37 square board without any corners.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2016-02-03
 By David  Cannon. Chess on a Soccer Ball ZIP file. Chess played on the 20 hexagons and 12 pentagons of a soccer ball.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-07-02
 By Yu  Ren Dong. Chess with Different Periods ZIP file. A Turn-related variant of Los Alamos Chess. Players may play with many modest variants.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Andrew  Juell. Inventor: David  Howe. Chess37 ZIP file. A chess variant on a board with 37 squares where pieces outside of the center 9 squares move like Kings.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-05-29
 Author: Alfred  Pfeiffer. Inventor: Jim  Winslow. Chessence ZIP file. Variant on a 9 x 6 board with 8 missing squares, immobile Kings, and 9 pieces whose movement depends on their spatial relation.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-03-16
Clash of Command ZIP file. Chesslike game with pieces that change and leave behind other pieces on special board.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 By David  Howe. Combination Chess ZIP file. Pieces give their movement capabilities to friendly pieces in their zone of influence.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 By A.J.  Winkelspecht. Convergent Chess ZIP file. Attack king directly or move to its home square on board with 40 squares.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Marek14  . Courtyard ZIP file. Variant on 5 by 8 board.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-04-07
 Author: Robert  Price. Inventor: Ben  Good. Crazy 38's ZIP file. On strange board with 38 squares.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Marek14  . Inventor: Jim  Aikin. Cube+ ZIP file. Three dimensional chess variant with 38 squares.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: David  Howe. Inventor: Andy  Kurnia. Cycle Chess ZIP file. Variant on a board with 39 cells, three of which are special.

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  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Marek14  . Inventor: Sergey  Sirotkin. Elena ZIP file. Chess on 5 by 6 board.
  • 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. Elena Chess ZIP file. Chess on 5 by 6 board.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-01-16
En passant ChessThis item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-01-16
. Orthodox chess on a shortened board of only 7 rows. Encourages more en passant moves.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-05-13
 By Roberto  Lavieri. Epsilon Eridani ZIP file. A 44-square version of Achernar.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-03-29
Equestrian Chess ZIP file. On diamond shaped board with reentry squares and different pieces.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Marek14  . Inventor: Eric  Richardson. Eric's 40-square Fiasco ZIP file. Game on 5 by 8 board with three pieces that start in reserve.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-02-09
 Author: Peter  Aronson. Inventor: Sergey  Sirotkin. Espionage Chess ZIP file. Spy can only be captured in turn after it has moved in 41-square variant.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-02-07
 By Roberto  Lavieri. Etcetera ZIP file. This variant has some elements of Chinese Chess. Also, pieces cannot capture pieces of their own type.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-11-16
Evolution Chess ZIP file. 42-square game where each player starts with 20 Knights that evolve and a King.
  • 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. Extended Half-Chess ZIP file. Variant on 4 by 10 board.

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  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-16
 By Tomas  Forsman. Family Matters Chess ZIP file. Chess variant of warring families on 41 and 64 square boards.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-09-23
 By Peter  Aronson. Fanorona Chess ZIP file. Variant played on a Fanorona board with capture by approach and by withdrawal.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-07-04
 By David  Howe. Feeble Los Alamos Chess ZIP file. Los Alamos Chess using Feeble pieces.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: John William Brown. Flip Chess ZIP file. Pieces have two sides with different movements on board of 38 squares.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2005-07-21
 By M. El M. Messaoudi. FlipChessThis item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2005-07-21
 By M. El M. Messaoudi.. Chess variant in which pieces keep changing state.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-02-22
 Author: Peter  Aronson. Inventor: Sergey  Sirotkin. Free Corners chess ZIP file. In the corners of seven by seven board, three squares form together one field.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-03-31
 By Fergus  Duniho. Fusion Diamond 41 ZIP file. A Fusion Chess variant played on a diamond shaped board of 41 squares.

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  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-02-28
 By Joost Aan de Brugh. Gnu ZIP file. Simple game featuring the Gnu as promotee.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-01-03
 Author: Peter  Aronson. Inventor: Kevin  McPartland. Goal Box Chess ZIP file. Game on 42 squares with no King and the goal of placing pieces into 2 special squares.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Marek14  . Inventor: Gustavo A. Vargas. Guschess ZIP file. Pieces can freely move in one of 38 areas on the board.

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  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Marek14  . Inventor: John  Groeneman. Half Chess ZIP file. On a 4 by 8 board without pawns.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-11-01
Halloween Knight Court ZIP file. Halloween-themed variant on a tiny board.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Marek14  . Inventor: Eric V. Greenwood. Hans 38 Gift Chess ZIP file. Eric Greenwood's chess on a board with 38 squares.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Marek14  . Inventor: Köksal  Karakus. Hans 40 Gift Chess ZIP file. Pieces are digits or letters and move like their form on 5 by 8 board.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: David  Howe. Inventor: Rob  Nierse. Heaven ZIP file. Pieces trying to reach a goalfield can only move if in reach of a friendly piece.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Marek14  . Inventor: Torben  Mogensen. Hex 39 ZIP file. Hexagonal chess variant on small board with simple rules.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-11-02
 Author: Robert  Price. Inventor: Martin  Gardner. Hexapawn ZIP file. Martin Gardner's miniature game of three pawns vs the pawns.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-07-01
 Author: Mike  Layfield and Tony  Quintanilla. Inventor: Mike  Layfield. Hexes Chess ZIP file. Hexes Chess requires fewer chess pieces and a smaller board than conventional chess, but increases the mobility of each piece.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-03-07
 By Roberto  Lavieri. Hexetera ZIP file. Download Hexetera for ZOG! Also includes the game in squares: Etcetera!
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-06-29
 Author: Doug  Chatham. Inventor: Andy  Lewicki. Hippodrome. Solitaire game using a small board.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-03-23
 By Dan  Troyka. Hitchhiker Chess ZIP file. Get your Hitchhiker to the Restaurant at the other End of the Board; inspired by Douglas Adams' books.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 By Fergus  Duniho. Holy War ZIP file. Variant with 6 by 6 board with four additional corner squares.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-05-07
 By Peter  Aronson. Hopgi ZIP file. Small-board variant of Chessgi with an L-shaped board, linked pairs of Kings, where all pieces can move like a Mao-hoppers.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-03-27
 By Peter  Aronson. Horus ZIP file. Game with Royal Falcons where all pieces start off board and most captures return pieces to owner's hand.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1969-12-31
 Author: Uwe  Wiedemann. Inventor: Uri  Bruck. Hourglass Chess ZIP file. 38-Square board in shape of Hourglass.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Marek14  . HP Minichess ZIP file. Small chess variant that could be played against a pocket calculator.

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  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: David  Howe. Inventor: Dennis Xay Voong. King and Queen ZIP file. Variant on cross-shaped board with 39 squares.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-04-19
 Author: Peter  Aronson. Kings and Pawns ZIP file. Proprietary game on 8 by 7 board with two types of pieces and no capturing.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-05-13
Knight Court. Mate the knight with three pieces per player on a three by three board.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 By David  Howe. Knight-Tac-Toe ZIP file. Win by placing 3 pieces in a row.
  • 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. Knightsbridge ZIP file. 14 knights against 14 knights on a 7 by 7 board.

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  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Jens  Markmann. Inventor: Jonathon  Whittle. Magician Chess ZIP file. Variant on 7 by 7 board with nine holes and magician able to move holes.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-06-23
 Author: David  Howe. Inventor: Jonathon  Whittle. Magician Chess ZIP file. Version using Alfaerie graphics.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-04-23
 Author: Uri  Bruck. Inventor: Erez  Schatz. Med Chess ZIP file. Diagonal board game with a mix of traditional, modern and Shogi pieces.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-08-06
 Author: Peter  Aronson. Inventor: Mark  Hedden. Mercurial Chess ZIP file. A variant on 42 squares with a satallite board and the rescure of captured pieces.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Inventor: Oyama  Yasuharu. Microshogi ZIP file. Small shogi variant on a 4 by 5 board.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 By A.J.  Winkelspecht. Mini Burmese Chess ZIP file. Small variant of Burmese Chess.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-05-14
 Author: Peter  Aronson. Inventor: David  Short. Mini Slanted Escalator Chess ZIP file. Chess on smaller asymmetric board.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-11-20
 By Fergus  Duniho. Mini Thunder Chess ZIP file. A small-scale hybrid of Metamorph Chess, Fusion Chess, and Assimilation Chess.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-08-01
 Author: Glenn  Overby II. Inventor: Luiz Carlos Campos. Mono-dimensional Chess ZIP file. Small, one dimensional variant with unorthodox pieces.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-04-19
 Author: Peter  Aronson. Moon Chess ZIP file. Played with a Xiangqi set, but with different rules.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2005-02-24
 By Roberto  Lavieri. More10 ZIP file. Chessvariant on a board with 10 squares.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-09-13
 By Peter  Aronson. Mulligan Stew Chess ZIP file. 42-Square Swapping-Mage Teleporting-Assassin Dual-Color-Bound-King Limited-Double-Move Leaping-Pawn Chess.

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  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 0000-00-00
 By David  Cannon. Narnia Chess ZIP file. Chess, played on both the outside and inside of a social ball, with the Pentagons as "gateways" between the two.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Marek14  . Inventor: Peter  Aronson. Narrow Chess ZIP file. Variant on 2 by 20 board.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-04-01
 Author: Peter  Aronson. Inventor: Rob  Nierse. Neighbors ZIP file. Try to capture the most pieces on a 42-square board completely filled with neutral pieces.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-01-11
 By Joost Aan de Brugh. Neutron 45 ZRF ZIP file. Variant of the game Neutron on a 45-squared board.

O

  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 By Tony  Quintanilla. Oblique ZIP file. Variant with board with 40 squares turned 45 degrees.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2005-05-21
 By Erez  Schatz. Oblong Chess 44 ZIP file. Missing description
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-03-09
 By Robert  Price. The One Ring ZIP file. White wants to get the Ring to the far side and destroy it.

P

  • 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. Pachessi ZIP file. Race and chess game on board formed by removing 3 by 3 square from center of 7 by 7 square.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-05-18
 By Glenn  Overby II. Panal: a hexagonal chess ZIP file. A double-royal piece variant on a 61-hex board.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-05-04
 By Uri  Bruck. Pawn Less Chess ZIP file. Different pieces, no pawns, and 20 squares removed from the 8 by 8 board.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Marek14  . Inventor: B. Walker Watson. Petty Chess ZIP file. Missing description
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-10-12
 Author: Fergus  Duniho and Jens  Markmann. Inventor: Darren  Izzard. Philosophers Chess ZIP file. Chess variant on two small boards with usual and `philosophical' piece.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-04-09
 By Antoine  Fourrière. Pocket Polypiece Chess 43 ZIP file. Game with off-board pocket where all pieces of a type change when one piece of a type is moved normally.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-10-17
 By Dan  Troyka. Pompeii Chess ZIP file. Variant on board with 25 squares.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-03-27
 By Peter  Aronson. Prisoner's Escape ZIP file. Free your Prisoner by getting it to an unattacked square -- a small board version of Anticheckmate Chess.

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  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-04-07
 Author: Robert  Price. Inventor: David  Howe. Quad-Square Chess ZIP file. Chess on a board of 38 squares, of which six have size two by two.

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  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2011-03-04
 By (zzo38) A.  Black. Re. Drop pieces on a 5 by 5 board.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-03-08
 Author: Peter  Aronson. Inventor: Edward  Lovett. Reenterent Chess ZIP file. There is one additional square where taken pieces can wait to reenter 5 by 8 main area.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-02-17
 Author: Joost Aan de Brugh. Inventor: Jared B. McComb. Regenbogen ZIP file. Unusual spectrum-based game with Wizards, Clerics and Spirits.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-03-28
 Author: Peter  Aronson. Inventor: Samuel H. Bell. Regulator Chess ZIP file. Game on a 35 square board with a 7 square track on which a piece moves that determines how Knights and Bishops can move.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: David  Howe. Inventor: Seth  McGinnis. Robber-Baron ZIP file. Which of the seven robbers is the robber-baron?
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-11-25
 By Jean-Louis  Cazaux. Rollerball ZIP file. 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 Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-01-13
 By Larry L. Smith. Sankaku Shogi ZIP file. Small Shogi variant played on a board of 44 triangles with no drops and a teleporting Emperor.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-01-03
 By Tony  Quintanilla. Shifting Sands Chess ZIP file. Special squares -- which can be dropped and moved -- change the types of pieces that land on them.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-05-15
 Author: Antoine  Fourrière. Inventor: João Pedro Neto. Slide Chess ZIP file. Variant on 44 squares with moving cages.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 By Fergus  Duniho. Smegi ZIP file. Arrows on squares show where pieces can go - crossover between Smess and Shogi.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-06-18
 Author: Peter  Aronson. Inventor: Sergey  Sirotkin. Snake Chess ZIP file. A variant played on a 2 by 12 cyclindrical board.
  • 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. Snark Hunt ZIP file. Variant with unequal armies on board with 41 squares, inspired by a poem of Lewis Carroll's.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-04-01
 By Graeme C Neatham. Spartan Chess 28 for Zillions ZIP file. Zip file with Zillions rules file and graphics.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-03-15
 Author: Mathew M. Burke. Inventor: Aaron  Hall. String ChessThis item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-03-15
 Author: Mathew M. Burke. Inventor: Aaron  Hall.. A one-dimensional variant with a fairy theme.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-03-19
 Author: Peter  Aronson. Inventor: Francois  Tremblay. Subway Chess ZIP file. In a turn, player moves first middle subway part of board and then a piece.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-02-29
 By Antoine  Fourrière and Roberto  Lavieri. Symmetron! 44 ZIP file. Most pieces move orthogonally or diagonally according to situation.

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  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-04-26
 By Tony  Quintanilla. Take Over Chess ZIP file. Jump across pieces to take them over from your opponent.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Peter  Aronson. Inventor: David  Howe. Tapestry ZIP file. Chess on a four-color 6x6 board, with a 5 square control board.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-01-18
 Author: Peter  Aronson. Inventor: Glenn  Overby II. Thronschach ZIP file. A game on 42-squares with throne squares, and an interesting mix of pieces.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-09-28
 Author: Eduard  Werner. Inventor: Ohashi  Soei. Tori ShogiThis item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-09-28
 Author: Eduard  Werner. Inventor: Ohashi  Soei.. Bird Shogi.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Jens  Markmann. Inventor: Peter  Aronson. Toto40 ZIP file. Staircase board with fighting line in the middle, inspired by Totolospi game of Hopi Indians.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-08-01
 Author: Peter  Aronson. Inventor: Richard  Stack. Toystore Chess. A problem-like Chess variant on a 5x5 board with free placement.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Peter  Aronson. Inventor: David  Short. Trubix ZIP file. Chess variant on board with 41 squares.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-05-08
 Author: Peter  Aronson. Inventor: David  Short. Trubix-43 ZIP file. Unique piece and lines of movement on an hourglass board.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 By Doug  Chatham. Two Pipe Chess ZIP file. Setup on 41-squares board looks like two tobacco pipes.

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  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Marek14  . Vietnamese Chess ZIP file. Each player has a King, which captures cannon-style, and 11 non-capturing Pawns on a 25-intersection Alquerque-style board.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-01-01
 By Fergus  Duniho. Voidrider Chess ZIP file. A 43 square variant with movable spaces.

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  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-10-17
 By Robert  Price. Xiangqi 42 ZIP file. A minature version of Xiangqi (Chinese Chess) on 42 square.

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  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-12-02
 By Glenn  Overby II. Ziggurat ZIP file. Mesopotamian-themed variant on a 43 square board.


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150 'Zillions of Games file' entries listed 3 'One dimensional' entries listed
1 'Three dimensional' entry listed 150 'Small board' entries listed
1 'Three or more players' entry listed 9 'Oriental' entries listed
2 'From ancient times' entries listed 1 'Uses dice' entry listed
32 'Unorthodox shaped board' entries listed 5 'Board with hexagonal shaped cells' entries listed
2 'Circular shaped board' entries listed 13 'In a category all its own' entries listed
2 'Each player has a different army' entries listed 3 'Sold commercially' entries listed
3 'Chess combined with some other game or sport' entries listed 1 'Solitaire game, puzzle or chess problem' entry listed
3 'Xiangqi, or Xiangqi-based' entries listed 5 'Shogi, or Shogi-based' entries listed

Total items listed: 150

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