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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-10-28
 By M  Winther. Alseid ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-10-28
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Alseid, which moves like a queen but cannot capture. Instead it can kidnap piece behind a screen (zrf exists).
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-09-19
 By M  Winther. Amiral ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-09-19
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Amiral piece and the bounce-capture method on a Gustavian board (zrf available).

B

  • 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 game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-02-04
 By Jared B. McComb. Border Wars. Game played on the 42 edges of a grid, with elements of Shogi and XiangQi. (Cells: 42)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-04-21
 By Jared B. McComb. Border Wars II. Game played on line edges with Shogi-like aspects. (Cells: 44)
  • 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 play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-08-31
 By M  Winther. Brigadier Chess. Introducing the powerful Brigadier piece on a 68-square Gustavian board.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-03-16
 Author: Abdul-Rahman  Sibahi. Inventor: Abdul-Rahman  Sibahi and Sergey  Sirotkin. Building chess. Add a square after every move.

C

  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-10-24
 By M  Winther. Castalia ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-10-24
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Castalia, which moves like a queen but cannot capture. Instead it can magnetically dislocate pieces (zrf exists).
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1999-03-26
 By David  Howe. A Chess-like Variant Construction Set. Build your own army and territory.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1999-03-26
 Author: John William Brown. Inventor: David  Howe. Chess-like Variant Construction Set. Critique.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2018-04-22
 By Kerry  Langford. CHESSAGON. CHESSAGON® is like traditional Chess, but with Triangles, with one new additional piece named the Duke.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-04-14
 By Jared B. McComb. Chestria. Each player has 11 randomly selected pieces in this game of placement and flipping. (5x5x3, Cells: 43)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2018-05-08
 Author: Ben M Reiniger. Inventor: Peter A. Victor. Choiss. First place your squares, then your pawns, then your pieces, then move.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-08-31
 By M  Winther. Commodore Chess. Featuring the Commodore piece (also called Leo) on a Gustavian board.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-09-12
 By M  Winther. Constable ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-09-12
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Constable piece on an H-shaped board. A game for attacking players. With zrf.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-09-10
 By M  Winther. Crossbishop ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-09-10
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Crossbishop piece, with interesting cannon capabilities (Zillions file downloadable).
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-09-10
 By M  Winther. Crossrook ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-09-10
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Crossrook, a versatile piece with cannon capabilities (Zillions file downloadable).

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2010-06-26
 By David  Cannon. Diamond Chess 306. Missing description (22x24, Cells: 306)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-11-09
 By M  Winther. Dimachaer ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-11-09
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Dimachaer, a bifurcation piece that always lands on the diagonal second leg (zrf available).
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-01-22
 By Clark  Rodeffer. Dino-Czars ZIP file. Battle between rival dinosaurs on a board of 42 triangles, where facing counts.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-01-22
 By Clark  Rodeffer. Dino-Czars. Battle between rival dinosaurs on a board of 42 triangles, where facing counts. (Cells: 42)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-09-10
 By M  Winther. Doublecannon ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-09-10
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Doublecannon piece, a strong cannon relative with breathtaking tactical capabilities (Zillions file exists).

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-10-01
 By M  Winther. Essedar ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-10-01
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Essedar, which captures orthogonally but moves by the collision method (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: 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 game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-09-23
 By Peter  Aronson. Fanorona Chess. Variant played on a Fanorona board with capture by approach and by withdrawal. (5x9, Cells: 45)
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-01
 By Fergus  Duniho. Fusion Diamond 41. A Fusion Chess variant played on a diamond shaped board of 41 squares.
  • 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.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-04-18
 By Fergus  Duniho. Fusion Diamond 41. A Fusion Chess variant played on a diamond shaped board of 41 squares. (Cells: 41)

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-10-03
 By M  Winther. Gaul ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-10-03
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Gaul, which captures like a bishop, but moves by the bifurcated jump method, on an H-board (zrf available).
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-05-30
 By Jack V. Cheiky. Geodesic Chess. Variation of hexagonal chess on a geodesic sphere with a few new pieces added. (Cells: 279)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2005-10-29
 By Jack V. Cheiky. Geodesic ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2005-10-29
 By Jack V. Cheiky.. Variation of hexagonal chess on a geodesic sphere with a few new pieces added.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-09-12
 By M  Winther. Grenadier ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-09-12
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Grenadier piece on an H-shaped board. A game for the attacking player. With zrf.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-07-10
 Author: M  Winther. Inventor: King Gustav III  of Sweden. Gustav III's Chess. Invented by King Gustav III of Sweden (1746-92).
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-07-15
 By M  Winther. Gustavian Camelrider Chess. Camelriders and regular pieces on a Gustavian (68squares) board.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-07-20
 By M  Winther. Gustavian Cannonrider Chess. Cannonriders and regular pieces on a Gustavian (68 squares) board. Cannonriders move differently depending on square colour.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-07-16
 By M  Winther. Gustavian-Camelrider Chess (with Scorpions). Camelriders and Scorpions on a 68 square Gustavian board.

H

  • 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 game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-04-13
 By Peter  Aronson. Hopgi. Small-board variant of Chessgi with an L-shaped board, linked pairs of Kings, where all pieces can move like a Mao-hoppers. (7x7, Cells: 43)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-09-24
 By M  Winther. Hoplit ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-09-24
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Hoplit, a very mobile modern relative of the Korean cannon, on an H-board (zrf available).
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-09-24
 By M  Winther. Hoplomach ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-09-24
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Hoplomach, a dynamic bifurcation cannon, related to the Korean cannon, on an H-board (zrf available).
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-09-13
 By M  Winther. Howitzer ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-09-13
 By M  Winther.. Introducing another piece named Howitzer, a fearful form of cannon, on the H-board. For the advanced tactician. With zrf.

L

  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-10-24
 By M  Winther. Ladon ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-10-24
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Ladon, a short-range piece that can repel any other piece, and also capture this way (zrf available).
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-10-01
 By M  Winther. Laquear ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-10-01
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Laquear, that captures like a bishop, but moves by the collision method (zrf available).

M

  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-10-17
 By M  Winther. Mangonel ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-10-17
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the remarkable Mangonel piece, which can hurl pieces over its head, on a Gustavian board (zrf available).
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-10-02
 By M  Winther. Meridian ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-10-02
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Meridian, bishop-capture combined with bifurcated bounce-move, on an H-board (zrf available).
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-09-12
 By M  Winther. Mortar ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-09-12
 By M  Winther.. Introducing another piece named Mortar, a form of cannon, on an H-shaped board. Positionally advanced. With zrf.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-09-18
 Author: Fergus  Duniho. Inventor: Gavin  King. Motorotor. Play this small variant with a rotating board.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-04-18
 By Gavin  King. Motorotor. Variant where two platforms slowly orbit a central board. (11x11, Cells: 43)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-09-21
 By M  Winther. Murmillo ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-09-21
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Murmillo piece, and new collision-capture, on a Gustavian board (zrf available).

N

  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-10-24
 By M  Winther. Naiad Chess.This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-10-24
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Naiad, which moves like a queen but cannot capture. Instead it can kidnap pieces by magnetism (zrf available).

O

  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-10-17
 By M  Winther. Oxybeles ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-10-17
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the exceptional Oxybeles piece, which can hurl pieces over its head, on a Gustavian board (zrf available).

P

  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-05-27
 By Mikey  Kousre. Pagan Chess. Game with two linked board, one for living pieces and one for dead pieces, and a special piece that can move between them. (11x7, Cells: 67)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-06-26
 By Ralph  Betza. PASGL 312 Chess. Critters steal lunch in the forest, while trying to get close to the campfire and avoid the train. (Cells: 68)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-09-26
 By M  Winther. Pegniar ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-09-26
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Pegniar, a very interesting bifurcating bounce-slider, on a Gustavian board (zrf available).
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-03-06
 Author: Abdul-Rahman  Sibahi. Inventor: Grant  Cairns. Pillow ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-03-06
 Author: Abdul-Rahman  Sibahi. Inventor: Grant  Cairns. Adobe Acrobat file. Chess on a Pillow-shaped board.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-12-20
 By John  Smith. Puzzle Shatranj. Shatranj on a 15 puzzle. (8x8, Cells: 60)

R

  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-09-26
 By M  Winther. Retiar ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-09-26
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Retiar, a bifurcating bounce-slider, on an H-board (zrf available).

S

  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-09-27
 By M  Winther. Sagittar ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-09-27
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Sagittar, a bifurcation cannon related to the Korean cannon, on an H-board (zrf available).
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-10-02
 By M  Winther. Samnis ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-10-02
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Samnis, which combines rook-capture with bifurcated bounce-movement, on a Gustavian board (zrf available).
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-09-21
 By M  Winther. Secutor ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-09-21
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Secutor piece, and new collision-capture, on a Gustavian board (zrf available).
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-01
 Author: Fergus  Duniho. Shatra. Old game from the Altai from Russia, on special shaped board with draughts-like capture.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Francis  Monkman. Shatra ZIP file. Old game from the Altai from Russia, on special shaped board with draughts-like capture.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1998-10-20
Shatra This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1998-10-20
. Old game from the Altai from Russia, on special shaped board with draughts-like capture.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2010-03-19
 By Graeme C Neatham. Spherical Guard Chess. Hiashatar (Mongol Grand Chess) on a spherical board. (10x10, Cells: 100)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-10-11
 By M  Winther. Stheno ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-10-11
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the repulsive Stheno, which repels pieces as far as possible in the alignment direction (zrf available).

T

  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-10-03
 By M  Winther. Thraex_ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-10-03
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Thraex, which captures like a rook, but moves by the bifurcated jump method (zrf available).
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-06-28
 Author: Abdul-Rahman  Sibahi. The Tower Game. A simple three dimensional chess variant. (5x5x8, Cells: 200)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-11-01
 By M  Winther. Turret ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-11-01
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Turret, which moves like a queen, and can hurl pieces over its head (zrf available).

V

  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-09-27
 By M  Winther. Venator ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-09-27
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Venator, a bifurcation cannon related to the Korean cannon, on a Gustavian board (zrf available).


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