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  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2013-01-25
 By Malcolm  Webb. Abagoren Macedonian Chess ZIP file. Missing description
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-05-07
 Author: Jeremy Gabriel Good. Inventor: Dr. Francesco  Piacenza. Archchess. Late 17th chess variant from Italy on large board with pieces which include modern queen and squirrel.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-09-29
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Dr. Francesco  Piacenza. Archchess. Large chess variant from 17th century Italy. (10x10, Cells: 100)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-05-05
 By Eric V. Greenwood. ArchCourier Chess. This game is Courier Chess expert Eric Greenwood's modernization of Courier Chess. (12x8, Cells: 96)

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-11-12
 Author: M  Winther. Bolyar ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-11-12
 Author: M  Winther.. A historical variant, native to Bulgaria, with imaginative rules (zrf available).

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  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2017-06-19
 By Christine  Bagley-Jones. Fairy ZIP file. Missing description
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1997-04-18
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Fortress chess. An old Russian variant for four players. (Cells: 192)

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Gala. Medieval game of German farmers. (10x10, Cells: 100)
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-10-27
 Author: Michael  Asher. Gala ZIP file. Historical German variant from the Middle Ages.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-10-28
 Author: Tony  Quintanilla. Gala. Historical German variant from the Middle Ages.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-09-27
 By M  Winther. Gala (Farmer's Chess)This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-09-27
 By M  Winther.. Gala, a medieval cross between chess and tafl games. New rules reconstruction (with zrf).
  • This item is one or more photographs
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Gala set photos. Missing description
  • This item is a piececlopedia entry
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-08-23
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Giraffe. Makes (1,4)-jump.
  • 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. Grande Acedrex ZIP file. Version using Alfaerie graphics.
  • This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-01
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Grande Acedrex. Java applet that plays Grande Acedrex.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Marek14  . Grande Acedrex ZIP file. A large variant from 13th century Europe.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Grande Acedrex. A large variant from 13th century Europe. (12x12, Cells: 144)
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2010-06-24
 Author: Daniil  Frolov. Grande Acedrex. Missing description
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-09-29
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Great chess. An Indian/Turkish and very playable historic variant on a 10 by 10 board. (10x10, Cells: 100)
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2005-03-08
 Author: Fergus  Duniho. Great Chess. An Indian/Turkish and very playable historic variant on a 10 by 10 board.
  • This item is a website
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-06-21
A Guide to Variant ChessThis item is a website
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-06-21
. Variant Chess Games.

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-09-29
Heian-Dai Shogi. Early Great Shogi. (13x13, Cells: 169)
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2010-11-07
 By Jose  Carrillo. Hiashatar. Mongolian Decimal Chess.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-11-11
 Author: M  Winther. HiashatarThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-11-11
 Author: M  Winther.. A Mongolian historical variant, featuring the very special Bodyguard piece (zrf available).
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-07-03
 Author: L. U. Kisljuk. Hiashatar This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-07-03
 Author: L. U. Kisljuk.. Mongolian Great Chess played on a 10x10 board with a pair of Bodyguard pieces per side.
  • This item is one or more photographs
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2016-01-24
 Author: Ben M Reiniger. Hiashatar Photos. Photos of some hiashatar sets from Mongolia.

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-10-29
 By M  Winther. Korean ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-10-29
 By M  Winther.. Korean Chess: presentation plus a strong Zillions implementation.

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2016-12-05
 By Jose  Carrillo. Latrunculi XXI. A 21st century variant on an ancient Chess-like game of the Roman empire. (10x8, Cells: 80)

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 0000-00-00
 By Simon Edward Jepps. QheszThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 0000-00-00
 By Simon Edward Jepps.. Aesthetically similar to Omega Chess but dynamically very different, with an evolved "Wxyzaerd" piece.

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-09-29
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Shatranj Kamil I. Large shatranj variant with new piece: camel. (10x10, Cells: 100)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-09-29
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Shatranj Kamil II. Large historic shatranj variant with new piece: dabbabah or war machine. (10x10, Cells: 100)
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-07-20
 Author: Malcolm  Maynard. Shatranj Plus This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-07-20
 Author: Malcolm  Maynard.. Play four large historical variations of Shatranj including Tamerlane Chess!
  • This item is one or more photographs
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Siege Chess. Historic chess variant with fortress on cross-shaped board.

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-08-12
 Author: Jörg  Knappen. Inventor: G. Arthur Lutze. Vierschach. 19th Century 4-player game where allies start off at right angles to each other. (14x14, Cells: 160)

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  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-09-28
 Author: Douglas  Silfen. Wa ShogiThis item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-09-28
 Author: Douglas  Silfen.. Large Shogi variant from the 17th century or earlier.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2015-04-20
 By H. G.  Muller. Wa Shogi. Game with many different rather weak pieces, with or without drops. (11x11, Cells: 121)


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41 'Game' entries listed 1 'Publication' entry listed
16 'Zillions of Games file' entries listed 6 'Photograph page' entries listed
7 'Java Program' entries listed 11 'Play by mail item' entries listed
1 'Website' entry listed 2 'Piececlopedia entry' entries listed
1 'One dimensional' entry listed 85 'Large board' entries listed
6 'Three or more players' entries listed 20 'Oriental' entries listed
85 'From ancient times' entries listed 3 'Unorthodox shaped board' entries listed
1 'Board with hexagonal shaped cells' entry listed 2 'Circular shaped board' entries listed
1 'In a category all its own' entry listed 1 'Each player has a different army' entry listed
1 'Xiangqi, or Xiangqi-based' entry listed 12 'Shogi, or Shogi-based' entries listed

Total items listed: 85

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