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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2005-12-16
 By (zzo38) A.  Black. 2Choice Chess. You can tell opponent which pieces he can move. (8x8, Cells: 64)

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  • This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-01
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Inventor: Tony  Paletta. Accelerated Chess. Two non-capturing moves, or one capturing move, each turn.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-05-23
 By M  Winther. Adjutant Chess. Regular chess with extended castling, and extra corner squares. Makes new strategies possible (+zrf).
  • This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-01
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Inventor: Tony  Paletta. Advance Chess. Pawns begin on third and sixth ranks.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-12-16
 By Jose  Carrillo. Ajax Orthodox Chess. Orthodox Chess with Ajax-Chessmen, and droping Ajax-Ministers.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-10-05
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Almost chess. One queen has combined rook and knight moves. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-04-15
 By M  Winther. Alpaca ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-04-15
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the weak but interesting Alpaca, which hops one or two steps rookwise (with zrf).
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2011-02-08
 By M  Winther. Alpaca Chess. An Alpaca, worth two pawns, is added to the standard piece context (with zrf).
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2005-01-22
 By Fabrice  Liardet. Ambiguous Chess. A modest variant, similar to Refusal Chess. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2010-03-02
 By Claudio Martins  Jaguaribe. Antimatter Chess. Missing description (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-04-30
 By M  Winther. Arrangement ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-04-30
 By M  Winther.. The players take turns to relocate the king and the queen, thus enhancing opening ramification (with zrf).

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2010-04-21
 By Jeremy  Gardiner. Capture-the-King. Missing description (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2011-01-29
 By M  Winther. Castle Chess. As Fide-chess, but with extended castle: the king may jump three squares (with zrf).
  • 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. Castle Chess ZIP file. White must prevent black from castling.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-03-01
 Author: Éric  Angelini. CastleChess. White must prevent black from castling. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2005-09-18
 By John Kipling Lewis. Castling in Chess 960. New castling rules for Fischer Random Chess. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-02-26
 By Adrian  Alvarez de la Campa. Centaur Chess ZIP file. All pieces except Pawns move backwards as Knights.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-04-22
 By Adrian  Alvarez de la Campa. Centaur Chess. Pieces move backwards as Knight. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-09-07
 Author: Johan  Richter. Center of Attention. In addition to regular rules, win by moving your King to a center square. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-09-12
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Inventor: Johan  Richter. Center of Attention Chess. In addition to regular rules, win by moving your King to a center square.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-03-19
 By Abdul-Rahman  Sibahi. CGNP chess. A game with Knightly Pawns.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-05-13
 Author: Gary  Baydo. Inventor: Robert  Price. Cheapmate Chess ZIP file. Mate your opponent with an illegal move.
  • This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-08-21
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Inventor: Bruce R Trone. Check Force Chess. The player giving check decides how the opponent escapes.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-01-10
 By (zzo38) A.  Black. Checker-capture Chess. Pieces can capture as in checkers game. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2010-12-18
 By M  Winther. Chess 25 (Fischer Placement Chess). Swap king and/or queen before play begins. Follows FRC rules (with zrf).
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-07-04
 By M  Winther. Chess with Extended Castle. Standard chess with extended castle rule, effectuating greater opening variance (with zrf).
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-07-21
 By (zzo38) A.  Black. Chess with Quantum Bishops. Bishops move orthogonally along both paths and end up where a normal bishop would end up. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-05-02
 By M  Winther. Chess100. Piece positions are modestly randomized according to Arrangement Chess rules, castling is retained (+ zrf).
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-05-02
 By M  Winther. Chess400. Piece setup is randomized according to Configuration Chess rules, producing 400 modest, mostly non-mirrored, positions (+ zrf).
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-05-19
 By M  Winther. Chess484. Before play, certain pieces are regrouped, creating natural positions. Castling is retained (+ zrf).
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-04-26
 By M  Winther. Chess64. The piece array is moderately randomized according to Relocation Chess rules, castling is retained.
  • 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. ChessVariants.zrf. 17 variants in 1 file.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-11-05
Combo Modern Day Chess. Guard replaces the Queen. (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: Marek14  . Inventor: Tony  Paletta. Commando Pawn Chess ZIP file. Once a Pawn crosses the midpoint of the board, it moves like a Berolina Pawn.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-11-27
 By (zzo38) A.  Black. Communist Chess. When you capture an opponent's piece, you must destroy one of your own pieces of the same type. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2010-12-20
 By M  Winther. Configuration Chess. King and queen swap with other pieces before play begins - enormous variety! (with zrf).
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-04-30
 By M  Winther. Configuration ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-04-30
 By M  Winther.. Some pieces are rearranged before play begins, thus enhancing opening ramification (with zrf).
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-01-31
 By Evan  Koch. Cotati Chess. Promotion of a Pawn wins the game. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2012-05-03
 By M  Winther. Crab Chess (Chess4). Blocked flank pawns are have an additional jump move to empty square (with zrf).
  • This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-01
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Inventor: David B. Pritchard. Cripple Chess. The king may move only to capture.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2005-04-21
 Inventor: Matthew  Chrzaszcz and Derek  Mota. Crown Prince Chess. One Knight on each side is replaced by a Crown Prince. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-12-22
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Inventor: Matthew  Chrzaszcz. Crown Prince Chess. Missing description
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2018-05-31
 Author: Ben M Reiniger. Crushed Chess. After every 10 turns, the perimeter disappears.

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2010-06-15
 By Daniil  Frolov. Hecatomb promotion. Missing description (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-11-12
 Author: Jörg  Knappen. Hoppel-Poppel. Modest divergent variant where Knights capture like Bishops and Bishops capture like Knights. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-04-01
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Hoppel-Poppel Chess. Bshops capture as Knights and Knights as Bishops.

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  • This item is one or more fairy chess problems
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 By Michiel  de Bondt. Kick the King. What happens if we remove check and stalemate rules and win by taking the king?
  • This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-01
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Inventor: Tony  Paletta. Kingmaker Chess. The first pawn to reach the opposite rank promotes to the enemy king.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-06-13
 By Abdul-Rahman  Sibahi. Kings. A modest variant with more than one king. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-06-17
 By Abdul-Rahman  Sibahi. Kings. Kings on the Game Courier.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-09-14
 By John  Smith. Knight-Riding Chess. Missing description (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-11-15
 By Peter  Aronson. Knightmate-Relay Chess ZIP file. Played with a royal-knight and special movement rules for pieces a knight's move away.

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2013-01-08
 By (zzo38) A.  Black. Latrumcolorum Chess. Piece caught between two opponent pieces is moved by him. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-02-08
 Author: John  Ayer. Inventor: Hugo  Legler. Legler's Chess. Modest 1926 variant using an Archbishop and a Chancellor. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-02-08
 Author: Peter  Aronson. Inventor: Hugo  Legler. Legler's Chess ZIP file. Modest 1926 variant using an Archbishop and a Chancellor.
  • This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-06-15
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Leo Chess. The Queen is replaced by a Leo, which must leap over a screen to capture.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-04-21
 By Gary K. Gifford. Levitating Kings. Kings can levitate orthagonally or diagonally over a line of friendly pieces. (8x8, Cells: 64)

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-04-10
 By Rich  Hutnik. Near Chess. This is a variant of Skirmish Chess designed to be friendlier to newbies. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-09-18
 By Rich  Hutnik. Near Chess Preset. This is the preset for Near Chess.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-04-19
 By Rich  Hutnik. Near vs Normal Chess. This version pits pieces of Near Chess vs those of normal chess (FIDE). (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2011-02-09
 By M  Winther. Neoteric ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2011-02-09
 By M  Winther.. Pieces are swapped before play begins. An external piece is introduced (with zrf).
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2010-12-21
 By M  Winther. Nonary Chess. King or queen are optionally swapped with a bishop before play begins (with zrf).

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  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-05-13
 Author: Gary  Baydo. Inventor: Clifford  Merry. OK Chess ZIP file. After the first move, Pawns can advance any distance.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2005-06-13
 By (zzo38) A.  Black. Option-Suicide Chess. You can optionally destroy your own pieces. (8x8, Cells: 64)

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  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-10-06
 By Abdul-Rahman  Sibahi. Racing Kings. Missing description
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-12-04
 By John  Smith. Random Transposal Chess. Use dice to swap pieces. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-12-22
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Inventor: Tony  Paletta. Recaptureless Chess. A unit which has just captured is itself invulnerable to capture for the move.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-06-04
 By M  Winther. Reformed Chess. Pawn can swap with an enemy piece located on the last rank, except king. Thusly, many more won endgames (zrf available).
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-05-05
 By M  Winther. Regement Random Chess. The Secutor is a bifurcation piece that must bounce in order to capture (+zrf).
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2010-12-23
 By M  Winther. Regiment Chess. Black determines king position, white can swap the queen before play begins (with zrf).
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-05-05
 By M  Winther. Regiment Random Chess. The Secutor is a bifurcation piece that must bounce in order to capture (+zrf).
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-04-23
 By M  Winther. Relocation ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-04-23
 By M  Winther.. A remarkably easy method of rearranging the standard array of pieces (with zrf).
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-04-25
 By M  Winther. Relocation Chess. Swap a pair of your own pieces before you begin. With Fischer Random castling rules.
  • This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-12-22
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Inventor: Tony  Paletta. Repatriation Chess. Pairs of captured units are returned to the board.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2010-02-10
 By Martin  Janecke. Revenge of the King. http://xn--perlebr-bxa.de/2010/02/Vergeltung-des-K%C3%B6nigs. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-06-02
 By M  Winther. Revised ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-06-02
 By M  Winther.. The pawn can also capture forwards if positioned on 7th rank. Thus, many more won endgames (zrf included).
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2011-01-23
 By M  Winther. Revised Chess. A revision of Fide-chess: a pawn on the seventh rank can also capture forwards. Makes chess much less drawish (with zrf).
  • 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: Tony  Paletta. Rogue Pawn Chess ZIP file. Pawns may double-move on any rank except for their starting rank.
  • This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-12-31
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Inventor: Jens Baek Nielsen. Rook Square Chess. Enemy rook squares are royal.
  • 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: Jens Baek Nielsen. Rooksquare Chess. Win by moving piece to corner at opponent's side. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • 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: Jens Baek Nielsen. Rooksquare Chess ZIP file. Win by moving piece to corner at opponent's side.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-12-19
 By John  Smith. Rotating Cylinder Chess. Positions of pieces rotate one square to the right after each move. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-02-28
 By Peter  Aronson. Royal Amazon Chess ZIP file. Queens are replaced by Royal Amazons.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-02-28
 By Peter  Aronson. Royal Amazon Chess. Queens are replaced by Royal Amazons. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-12-22
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Inventor: Gary K. Gifford. Royal Magician Chess. Missing description
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-05-22
 By Gary K. Gifford. Royal Magician's Chess. Missing description (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-05-23
 Author: Jeremy Gabriel Good. Inventor: Gary K. Gifford. Royal Magician's Chess. King and special magician piece earn the right to drop pieces when they venture out to the fourth, fifth and sixth ranks!

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2016-11-14
 By Jörg  Knappen. Sai squad. A very experimental army for Chess with different armies, featuring the Sai (Bishop-Quintessence compound). (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • 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: John  Gallicano. Self Eliminator. You are allowed to take your own pieces. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2005-08-26
 By Devin  . Showdown Chess. No draws permitted. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-08-08
 Author: Peter  Aronson. Inventor: Ted  Clancy. A Simple Proposal. Variant where promotion may occur on the 7th or 8th rank, and may be delayed, but only to captured pieces.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-05-07
 By John Kipling Lewis. Simplified Chess. Missing description (8x7, Cells: 56)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-04-09
 Author: Rich  Hutnik. Inventor: Tony  Paletta. Skirmish Chess. Tony Paletta Modest proposal as separate link for discussion. (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: Marek14  . Inventor: Tony  Paletta. Skirmish Chess ZIP file. Pawns start on the 3rd and 6th ranks with no double-move, pieces on the 2nd and 7th ranks.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-10-01
 Author: Abdul-Rahman  Sibahi. Inventor: Vernon Rylands Parton. Smaller Alice Chess. Missing description
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2017-02-26
 By Stephane  Burkhart. SquireKnight. Squire Knight combines Knight and Forward/Backward Pawn like moves. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-07-01
 By Robert  Shimmin. Standoff Chess. A threat to capture the opponent's King does not give check if it opens one's own King to immediate recapture. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • 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. Stationary King Chess ZIP file. Kings can't move.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-03-26
 By Doug  Chatham. Sudden Death Chess. A piece must be sacrificed after each non-capturing move. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-12-31
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Inventor: Doug  Chatham. Sudden Death Chess. If you do not capture, you must remove one of your own units.
  • 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. Sudden Death Chess ZIP file. A piece must be sacrificed after each non-capturing move.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-02-07
 By Michael D. Davis. Suicide Chess, Davis Variation. Win by checkmate or by loosing your pieces. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-03-12
 By Adrian  Alvarez de la Campa. Swapmate Chess. Pieces have "mates" which they can swap places with. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-05-02
 By Adrian  Alvarez de la Campa. Swapmate Chess ZIP file. Missing description
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-07-20
 By Abdul-Rahman  Sibahi. Swedish Hopper Chess. Features the Swedish Hopper.

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-11-19
 By Jörg  Knappen. Teutonic Knight"s Chess. Played on an oblong board with rarely used pieces: The teutonic knight, the archchancellor and the crown princess. (8x10, Cells: 80)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2015-10-27
 By Kevin  Pacey. Throne ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2015-10-27
 By Kevin  Pacey.. Same game as chess, except playing King to K8 wins too, by Thronemate.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-08-08
 By Peter  Aronson. Too Many Elephants. All pieces can move leap two squares on the diagonals like Elephants/Alfils in addition to their normal move.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2015-10-01
 By Brady  . Trade Chess. Captured pieces can be dropped, with restrictions. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2009-12-06
 By Mark  Thompson. Trampoline Chess ZIP file. Each player has a Trampoline that allows friendly pieces to make a second move.
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It was last modified on: 2009-12-06
 By Mark  Thompson. Trampoline Chess. Each player has a Trampoline that allows friendly pieces to make a second move. (8x8, Cells: 64)

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It was last modified on: 2006-02-26
 By Adrian  Alvarez de la Campa. Undecided Chess. Undecided Pawns can change into pieces by moving like them. (8x8, Cells: 64)

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It was last modified on: 2012-05-21
 By M  Winther. Valiant Chess. Knight pawns at the fifth rank have an additional jump move to empty square (with zrf).
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It was last modified on: 2012-11-10
 By M  Winther. Variable ChessThis item is a game information page
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It was last modified on: 2012-11-10
 By M  Winther.. A light piece is first moved outside the board. From there it can be introduced at any time via an empty square (with zrf).
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It was last modified on: 2011-03-17
 By (zzo38) A.  Black. Variants with Queens. Some variants, mostly dealing with queens, and mostly modest. (8x8, Cells: 64)

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It was last modified on: 2015-03-17
 By H. G.  Muller. Werewolf Chess. An nearly invincible, but bribable Werewolf replaces the Queen. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2013-12-25
 By David  Cannon. Windows Chess. Windows Chess is played with usual chess equipment on a board inspired by an arch-window. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2012-11-03
 By (zzo38) A.  Black. Withdrawing Chess. Any piece can withdraw from other pieces to capture them. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2006-07-29
 Author: Jeremy Gabriel Good. Inventor: Dan  Troyka. Wuss. Introducing the weakening Wuss piece, which must move when attacked but can not capture.

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It was last modified on: 2010-02-10
 By Jörg  Knappen. Zabel-Schach. A modest chess variant with an alternative pawn, the Zabel pawn. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2003-05-13
 Author: Gary  Baydo. Inventor: Clifford  Merry. Zip Chess ZIP file. After the first move, Pawns can advance any distance.
  • This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-08-04
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Inventor: Tony  Paletta. Zoo Chess. Capture four kinds of opposing units.


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