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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-02-28
 Author: Fergus  Duniho and David  Howe. Inventor: Perry  Grant. All the King's Men.. British name of Smess, a Parker Brothers game in which arrows on squares determine the directions pieces may move. (7x8, Cells: 56) (Recognized!)

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  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-08-04
 By Stephen R. Stockman. Air Attack Chess. Missing description
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-02-28
 Author: Fergus  Duniho and David  Howe. Inventor: Perry  Grant. All the King's Men.. British name of Smess, a Parker Brothers game in which arrows on squares determine the directions pieces may move. (7x8, Cells: 56) (Recognized!)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2012-02-13
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Omar  Syed and Aamir  Syed. Arimaa. Board game playable with standard chess set, hard for computers. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-10-28
 By Armis  Game. ArmisThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-10-28
 By Armis  Game.. 100 square board with 15 piece types.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-11-28
 Author: Doug  Garand. AssideumThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-11-28
 Author: Doug  Garand.. Game on 8 by 8 board with differenly moving pieces.

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2012-02-19
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Andrew  Caldwell. Barca. Twelve animals fight over watering holes in nice looking commercial game. (10x10, Cells: 100)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-03-31
 Author: David  Howe. Inventor: David  Crockett. Beyond Chess (tm). Commercial variant with dynamic board. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: David  Milne. Inventor: M. K. Morrison. Big Battle ZIP file. Large (10x10), commercial variant.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 By M. K. Morrison. Big BattleThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 By M. K. Morrison.. Large (10x10), commercial variant.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2017-09-06
 By Edwin J Wilhelm. BishopsThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2017-09-06
 By Edwin J Wilhelm.. Commercial four-player game.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1999-10-13
 By Edwin J Wilhelm. Bishops. Rules of Play. (12x12, Cells: 132)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1998-11-30
BosworthThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1998-11-30
. Commercial multiplayer chess variant for two to four players using cards as pieces.

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2018-04-01
 By Greg  Shanker. Deception Chess. Each piece has two identities, Cloak and concealed Base.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-12-01
Delta PIThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-12-01
. Commercial chess variant with science fiction theme.
  • This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-06-13
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Inventor: Bart D. Follis and James G. Chapman. Diamond Chess II. Game on diamond-shaped board with 98 triangular cells.
  • This item is a website
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-06-17
 Inventor: Jim  Deacove. Diplomatic MissionThis item is a website
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-06-17
 Inventor: Jim  Deacove.. Cooperative chesslike game; commercial game.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-08-11
 Inventor: Jean  Anesto. DjambiThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-08-11
 Inventor: Jean  Anesto.. Four-player all-against-all game with unusual pieces; also known as Djambi.
  • This item is one or more photographs
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-05-07
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Dodl-schach. Photo's of Dodl-schach: a very small chess variant.
  • 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. Inventor: Rick  Gillespie and Henry  Rolling. Doubles Chess. Four player chess variant on octagonal board. (Cells: 128)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
Doubles Chess Partnership Ltd This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
. Website of company selling four player chess variant. (Cells: 128)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-06-11
 By Lex  Parker. Dragon Chess (tm)This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-06-11
 By Lex  Parker.. Commercial board game played on a large board with a new piece -- the Dragon.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2011-12-31
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Lex  Parker. Dragonchess. Commercial large chess variant. (16x10, Cells: 124)
  • This item is a link to an external site
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-04-16
 and John  Kramer. Duchess This item is a link to an external site
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-04-16
 and John  Kramer.. For 2, 3, 4 or 6 players on a rose-shaped board.

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  • This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-09-22
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Inventor: Vladimir  Pribylinec. Echos. Transform your non-attacked, non-royal units as you like.
  • This item is a computer program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-01
Edmarks' Strategy Challenges II ProgramThis item is a computer program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-01
. On their Website, you can download a demo that allows you to play the Jungle game against a human opponent on a PC.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-03-18
 Author: David  Howe. Epic Games 3d ChessboardsBROKEN LINK!. Expensive chessboards with 3d surface.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Inventor: Giardino  Italiano. EvoBROKEN LINK!. Game with chess-variant elements.
  • This item is one or more photographs
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-08-16
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Henk  van Haeringen. Exchess Set. New chess pieces that can be used in combination with Staunton chess pieces.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-05-04
 By Davey W Drehs. Execute the GameThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-05-04
 By Davey W Drehs.. Pieces have unique abilities and uses dice-based combat.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2012-01-03
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Bill  Jemas. Express Chess. Information on commercial chess variant with cards instead of board and pieces. ()

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2000-03-06
 Author: Robert  LeRoy. Global Chess. A chess game played on a board composed of two rotating disks. (x2, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a link to an external site
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
Global Chess This item is a link to an external site
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
. A chess game played on a board composed of two rotating disks.
  • This item is one or more photographs
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-05-18
 Author: David  Howe. Inventor: Christian  Freeling. Grand Chess Set. Photographs of a commercially available Grand Chess set.

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  • This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-07-23
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Inventor: Richard  Hazlewood. Hazlewood's Hexagonal Chess. Hexagonal Chess on a diamond-shaped board with many short-moving pieces.
  • 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. HEXchess. Information about a commercial hexagonal chess variant.
  • This item is a Review of a game, book, or other related item
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-04-09
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. HEXchess Review. Missing description
  • This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-06-13
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Inventor: Mike  Layfield. Hexes Chess. Hexes Chess requires fewer chess pieces and a smaller board than conventional chess, but increases the mobility of each piece.
  • This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-12-07
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Inventor: Mike  Layfield. Hexes Chess This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-12-07
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Inventor: Mike  Layfield.. Hexes Chess requires fewer chess pieces and a smaller board than conventional chess, but increases the mobility of each piece.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-02-16
 Author: Mike  Layfield and Tony  Quintanilla. Inventor: Mike  Layfield. Hexes Chess. Hexes Chess now available for play on the Game Courier!
  • 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 game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-11-24
 By Mike  Layfield. Hexes Chess This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-11-24
 By Mike  Layfield.. Link: Hexagonal Chess in 54 hexes, using orthodox pieces. Includes enhanced Pawn movement and castling. The board is elongated.&.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1999-03-16
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. House of KayBROKEN LINK!. Company selling a circular chess board.

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2010-02-10
 Author: Simon Edward Jepps. Jester ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2010-02-10
 Author: Simon Edward Jepps.. The Jester is an 'anon' piece but similar to the 'Fool' - beautiful commercial wooden sets - a must have!
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-10-14
 By James Killian Spratt. Jetan-Sarang This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-10-14
 By James Killian Spratt.. A large variation of Jetan.

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-08-16
 By Jeff  Shaffer. Kaissa This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-08-16
 By Jeff  Shaffer.. Decimal variant developed from descriptions in John Norman's Gor books.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-07-16
 By Robert  Peeples. Kaos: The Game This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-07-16
 By Robert  Peeples.. Multiplayer game on a 7x7 board.
  • 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 game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-09-29
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Kings and Pawns. Proprietary game on 8 by 7 board with two types of pieces and no capturing. (7x8, Cells: 56)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-04-28
 By Sidney  LeVasseur. Kings Court This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-04-28
 By Sidney  LeVasseur.. Commercial chess variant on 12 by 8 board based on the historical Courier chess.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2000-01-04
Knightmare Chess. The American version of Tempete sur l'Echiquier.
  • This item is a Review of a game, book, or other related item
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1997-02-27
 Author: Steffan  O'Sullivan. Knightmare Chess. Missing description
  • This item is a link to an external site
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-01
 Author: Steve  Jackson. Knightmare Chess PageThis item is a link to an external site
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-01
 Author: Steve  Jackson.. Steve Jackson Games' page on Knightmare Chess.
  • This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-06-27
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Inventor: Albert  Buttner. Konigsritter. Four-player game on curiously-shaped board with one player having a different army than the others.

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-08-11
 Inventor: Jean  Anesto. Machiavellian ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-08-11
 Inventor: Jean  Anesto.. Four-player all-against-all game with unusual pieces; also known as Djambi.
  • This item is a link to an external site
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2017-04-02
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Macrochess This item is a link to an external site
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2017-04-02
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender.. Board is formed by having a 4 by 4 grid at each side of a cube.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-03-20
 Inventor: Alex  Randolph. Mad Mate This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-03-20
 Inventor: Alex  Randolph.. Wooden set for chessgi: captured pieces change hands and can be used as reinforcement.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1998-04-01
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Mark  Davis. Mark Davis's Chess Designs This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1998-04-01
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Mark  Davis.. With a round chess board.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2012-01-01
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Andrew  Looney. Martian Chess. Two or four player strategic game with chess elements played with Looney piramids. (4x8, Cells: 32)
  • This item is a website
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-06-17
 Inventor: Jim  Deacove. MazeThis item is a website
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-06-17
 Inventor: Jim  Deacove.. Cooperative chesslike game; commercial game.
  • This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-04-01
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Memory CardChess for Four. Prior to each turn, turn over a card if it is available. If it is your unit, it is activated, otherwise, remember where it was.
  • This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-04-01
Memory CardChess for Teams. Prior to each turn, turn over a card if it is available. If it is your unit, it is activated, otherwise, remembers where it was.
  • This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-04-01
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Memory CardChess for Three. Prior to each turn, turn over a card if it is available. If it is your unit, it is activated, otherwise, remember where is was.
  • This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-04-01
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Memory CardChess for Two. Like regular CardChess, but cards are flipped face down when not moving.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2011-03-26
 By Francois  Tremblay. Metapontum Peace ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2011-03-26
 By Francois  Tremblay.. Metapontum Peace Chess cooperative chess game.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2012-02-23
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: E. Joseph  Cossman. Military Chess. 19th century commercial chess variant. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-01-24
Millennium Chess This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-01-24
. Commercial variant on 15 by 8 board with almost twice the normal set of pieces.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-09-22
 Author: Rich  Hutnik. Millennium Chess Preset. This is the preset for Millennium Chess.
  • This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-01
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Ministers Chess. Two queens on each side on a 9x9 board, available commercially.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2005-10-12
 By Jeff  Rients. Mob StrategyThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2005-10-12
 By Jeff  Rients.. Mob Strategy, The Takeover Game, presented by The Game Pile.
  • This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-08-29
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Inventor: Jean  de Poel. Monarch Hexagonal Chess. Proprietary hexagonal variant.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2016-02-09
 Author: Fergus  Duniho. Inventor: Zied  Haddad. Musketeer Chess. A game that adds extra pieces to Chess, playable online with Game Courier.

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1999-01-28
Partner Chess This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1999-01-28
. Commercial two and four-player variant on smaller cross-shaped board.
  • This item is one or more photographs
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1999-04-08
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Photos of Omega Chess. Missing description
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-03-24
 Inventor: Dan  Brown. PIBROKEN LINK!. Commercial multiplayer chess variant for 2 - 12 players.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Jean-Louis  Cazaux. Ploy ZIP file. Strategic Game of Maneuver and Capture, 3M Company - 1970.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2000-02-22
 Author: Dennis  Matheson. Ploy. Strategic Game of Maneuver and Capture, 3M Company - 1970. (9x9, Cells: 81)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-08-23
 Inventor: Jeff  Knight. PlunderChess This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-08-23
 Inventor: Jeff  Knight.. Commercial chess variant where pieces gain right to move like a piece they captured.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-10-01
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Jeff  Knight. Plunderchess: Pictures and a review. Commercial variants where capturing gains the right to move once as the captured piece. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2017-11-14
 By Susannah  Thorarinsson. PokerChess. PokerChess is a 2 player board game employing the mechanics of chess and poker.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-11-11
 Author: David  Howe. Proteus: A Chess Army that Changes at your Command! This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-11-11
 Author: David  Howe.. Variant played with 8 dice per side, each side of which has a different Chess piece printed on it.

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-02-27
Quantum Chess This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-02-27
. Commercial variant with new pieces on 10 by 10 and 12 by 12 boards. (10x10, Cells: 100)
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-04-10
 Author: Robert  Price. Quantum Chess ZIP file. Commercial variant with new pieces on 10 by 10 and 12 by 12 boards.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-02-08
 Author: Richard  Sullivan. Inventor: Joe  Miccio. Quick Chess. Chess on a 5 by 6 board. (5x6, Cells: 30)

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-12-14
 Author: David  Howe. Sceptre 1027 A.D.. Large, commercial, multiplayer chess variant. (8x8x9, Cells: 576)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2012-01-01
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Heinrich  Gumpler and Matthias  Schmitt. Schachen - Chess me. Commercial chess variant with board and pieces replaced by cards.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2011-12-27
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Jan  Boogert. Schada - Het Wereld Spel. A crossover between Chess and Draughts from the 1930's. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a book, magazine, journal or pamphlet
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-03-20
 Author: Trevor  Leggett. Shogi : Japan's Game of StrategyThis item is a book, magazine, journal or pamphlet
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-03-20
 Author: Trevor  Leggett.. Missing description
  • This item is a book, magazine, journal or pamphlet
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-03-20
Shogi for BeginnersThis item is a book, magazine, journal or pamphlet
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-03-20
. Missing description
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-05-25
 Author: Alberto  Giusti. Inventor: Alessio  Cavatore. Shuuro. Large variant where you build your own army. (12x12, Cells: 144)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2014-03-31
 Author: (zzo38) A.  Black. Inventor: David  Sirlin. Sirlin's Chess. Alternative presentation of "Chess 2 - The Sequel". (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-02-28
 Author: Fergus  Duniho and David  Howe. Inventor: Perry  Grant. Smess. British name of Smess, a Parker Brothers game in which arrows on squares determine the directions pieces may move. (7x8, Cells: 56) (Recognized!)
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Fergus  Duniho. Smess ZIP file. Produced and sold in the early 70's by Parker Brothers. Arrows on squares determine direction pieces can move.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2018-01-05
 By Mark  Bates. Sovereign Chess. Ten neutral armies can be activated on this 16 x 16 board. (16x16, Cells: 256)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Mark  Thompson. Inventor:   Dice Corporation. Stealth Chess. Commercial game with elements from Chess and from Stratego. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
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It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
Steeple Chess This item is a game information page
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It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
. Crossover between race game and chess.
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It was last modified on: 2008-11-05
 Author: Alan  Cartwright. Inventor: Alan  Cartwright and Alastair  Taft. StrategiChess Adobe Acrobat file. Large multi-player, multi-board chess variant. (14x14, Cells: 196)
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It was last modified on: 2008-11-05
 Author: Alan  Cartwright. Inventor: Alan  Cartwright and Alastair  Taft. StrategiChess II Adobe Acrobat file. Large, multi-player, mult-board variant with new piece types. (14x14, Cells: 196)
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It was last modified on: 2002-01-17
 Author: Jean-Louis  Cazaux. Inventor: Robert  Montay-Marsais. Stratomic. Decimal variant with a nuclear missile piece. (10x10, Cells: 100)
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It was last modified on: 2002-09-05
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Inventor: Ralph  Lauterbach. Super Chess II. Proprietary game from the 1970's.
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It was last modified on: 2003-09-14
 By Ed  Ginsberg. Super Chess III Text file. Big proprietary game with archers and cyclopses. (10x10, Cells: 100)
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It was last modified on: 2003-09-14
 Author: Larry L. Smith. Inventor: Ed  Ginsberg. Super Chess III ZIP file. Big proprietary game with archers and cyclopses.
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It was last modified on: 2002-09-05
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Inventor: Ed  Ginsberg. Super Chess III. Big proprietary game with archers and cyclopses.
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It was last modified on: 2000-12-10
 Inventor: Rolf W. Jacobson. Superchess. Four-handed chess game playable by two or four players. (Cells: 148)
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It was last modified on: 2001-07-26
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Henk  van Haeringen. Superchess and Monarch. Booklet in English and Dutch and book in Dutch about large chess variants with fantasy pieces.
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It was last modified on: 2002-09-04
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Inventor: Rolf W. Jacobson. SuperChess I. Big proprietary game for four. Pawns meet their opponents as in orthochess.
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It was last modified on: 2002-08-30
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Henk  van Haeringen. Superschaak. Book and sets for playing variants with many new types of chess pieces.

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It was last modified on: 2003-02-28
 Author: Fergus  Duniho and David  Howe. Inventor: Perry  Grant. Take the Brain. British name of Smess, a Parker Brothers game in which arrows on squares determine the directions pieces may move. (7x8, Cells: 56) (Recognized!)
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It was last modified on: 2000-01-04
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Pierre  Clequin. Tempete sur l'Echiquier. Pack of cards that change chess rules when played. French original version of Knightmare Chess. Lots of fun.
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It was last modified on: 2003-09-09
 Author: Daniel  Thibault and Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Don  Green. Tic-Tac-check. Get four chesspieces in a row on a 4 by 4 board. (4x4, Cells: 16)
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It was last modified on: 2012-01-01
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Tile Chess This item is a game information page
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It was last modified on: 2012-01-01
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender.. Commercial chess variant, published by Steve Jackson Games.
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It was last modified on: 2002-07-04
 By James  Ernest. Tishai. Played on a 7x7 board with 2 sideboards. (7x7, Cells: 49)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1999-02-16
Tommy's Towers. Description (no rules) of very large chess variant from DOS-program.
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It was last modified on: 2001-05-08
Touchdown chess This item is a game information page
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It was last modified on: 2001-05-08
. Win by scoring touchdowns: move your pieces across the goal line in this commercial chess variant.
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It was last modified on: 2002-09-16
 By Matt  Seabury. Treyshah. A commercial three-player hexagonal variant with 23 pieces a side. (Cells: 210)
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It was last modified on: 2002-09-04
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Inventor: Donald irvin Gebhart. TriChezz. Chess for three on a circular board. Classic proprietary game.
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It was last modified on: 2002-02-19
Trigon Chess This item is a game information page
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It was last modified on: 2002-02-19
. Three-player chess and checkers on various shaped boards.
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It was last modified on: 2005-06-06
 Author: Onno  Garms. Troja. Commercially sold game where pieces can be stacked. (8x8, Cells: 64)

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It was last modified on: 2000-10-08
World War Chess This item is a game information page
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It was last modified on: 2000-10-08
. Commercial variant with pieces more suited to a war game.

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It was last modified on: 2012-01-21
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Herbert  Schuetzdeller. Zebulon. German commercial game with bluffing with chess pieces and connection forming. (7x7)
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It was last modified on: 1999-02-25
 Author: Lawrence C. Smith. Zonal Chess. Board has special `zones' at both sides. Commercial game of 1970's. (Cells: 104)


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