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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-11-29
 By Jose  Carrillo. Ajax Random Chess. Pseudo-Fischer Random Chess with Ajax-Chessmen, and droping Ajax-Ministers. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • 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 Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-07-16
 Author: Uwe  Wiedemann. Inventor: Ralph  Betza. Almost Chess ZIP file. One queen has combined rook and knight moves.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2014-04-03
 By James  Gryphon. Amalgamated Chess. Missing description
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2005-09-04
 By Hector H. Carreño. Argess. White and Black have different starting positions. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-11-22
 By Omar  Syed and Aamir  Syed. ArimaaThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-11-22
 By Omar  Syed and Aamir  Syed.. Uses same equipment as Chess, but designed to be difficult for computers.
  • 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: 2001-01-04
 By Ralph  Betza. Augmented Different Knights. Knights receive different additional movement possibilities. (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: 2019-04-28
 By QIDb602. Central Point Chess. Small 7x7 game with different pieces.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-07-14
 By Adam  Goss. Chameleon Chess Redux. Missing description (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2014-03-17
 By Patrik  Hedman. Chaotic Chess. Missing description (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2016-03-31
 By Charles  Gilman. Chaturanga with minor changes. A series of variants based on the (according to many) earliest form of Chess. (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. Chazz ZIP file. Only kings and pawns. Pawns can move backwards.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
Chazz. Only kings and pawns. Pawns can move backwards. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-01
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Chazz. Only kings and pawns. Pawns can move backwards.
  • 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: Gerhard  Josten. Chess 2000 ZIP file. Chess on 8 by 8 board with knight/rook and knight/bishop pieces.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 By Gerhard  Josten. CHESS 2000. Chess on 8 by 8 board with knight/rook and knight/bishop pieces. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2015-12-04
 By Daniel Robert MacDuff. Chess Wars 3.1- Island Hopping. The long-awaited continuation of the Chess Wars series! (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2005-09-29
 By John Kipling Lewis. Chess480. Missing description (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Marek14  . Inventor: How-Hie  Ling. Chessling ZIP file. Variant where the board starts empty and each player can move or drop a piece, and the goal is capture of all opposing pieces.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1994-08-04
 Author: Peter  Aronson. Inventor: How-Hie  Ling. ChesslingThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1994-08-04
 Author: Peter  Aronson. Inventor: How-Hie  Ling.. Variant where the board starts empty and each player can move or drop a piece, and the goal is capture of all opposing pieces.
  • 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: 2017-10-03
 By Albert  Lee. Chimera Chess. Missing description
  • This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-01
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Citadel. Missing description
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1996-01-15
 By Ralph  Betza. Confusion Chess 1b. Every piece is replaced by something roughly equivalent that moves strangely. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • 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

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  • 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. Elkrider Chess. Elkrider plus regular pieces. The Elkrider moves like a Nightrider if standing on white squares, otherwise it moves like a Rook.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2016-08-31
 By Aurelian  Florea. Enep. An experimental variant with enhanced knights and an extra pawn. (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: 2009-01-27
 Author: Nick  Wolff. Inventor: Charles  Gilman. Half Courier. Missing description
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-08-09
 By Tomas  Forsman. Hero and Superhero Chess. The King's Pawn is replaced by a Hero (moves like any other piece on your side on the board) or a Superhero (improved Hero). (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-08-23
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Inventor: Tomas  Forsman. Hero Chess. The king's pawn is replaced by a unit which mimics the move of any friendly unit on the board.
  • This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-08-23
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Hero Chess II. Missing description
  • This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-08-23
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Inventor: Tomas  Forsman. Hero Chess III. Also called Superhero Chess.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2019-07-20
 By Prussia  General. Hidden Random Chess. This is a two-player game that incorporates the element of chance in chess.

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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: 2012-11-27
 By (zzo38) A.  Black. Journalist's Chess. Journalist is movable to any position but no capture. (8x8, Cells: 64)

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  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Marek14  . Inventor: L.  Legan. Legan's Chess ZIP file. Normal set and board, different setup and pawn moves.
  • This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-01
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Inventor: L.  Legan. Legan's Chess. Normal set and board, different setup and pawn moves.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-08-27
 By Larry L. Smith. LiQi. Very Strong Chess. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-08-27
 By Larry L. Smith. LiQi ZIP file. Very Strong Chss.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-01-28
 Author: Nick  Wolff. Inventor: Jared B. McComb. Little Trio. Missing description

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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.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-09-29
 By Vu Q Vo. Quang Trung Chess (4th edition). Variant with standard equipment, with different moving pieces, and elements of Xiangqi and FIDE-chess. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2014-03-17
 By Patrik  Hedman. Quarter 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: 2007-06-05
 By Abdul-Rahman  Sibahi. Queen of the Night Chess. An over powered game on the Standard Board.

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-04-12
 By Gavin  King. Random Pawns. Randomly select your Pawns' movement and capture abilities. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-12-01
 By John  Smith. Relative Lumberjack. Pieces move the same as other pieces in its file. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2013-11-03
 By Mike  Smolowitz. Retro Chess. A chess game progresses backwards from an empty board. (8x8, Cells: 64)

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  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-06-06
 By Peter  Aronson. Toe to Toe Chess ZIP file. A variant of Sittuyin (Burmese Chess) with alternating setup, and powerful, short-range pieces.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-09-29
 By Peter  Aronson. Toe-to-Toe Chess. A variant of Sittuyin (Burmese Chess) with alternating setup, and powerful, short-range pieces. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-10-27
Triumvirate Chess. Uses three Knights. The last remaining opposing Knight must be checkmated as the King. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-10-31
 Author: Peter  Aronson. Triumvirate Chess ZIP file. Uses three Knights. The last remaining opposing Knight must be checkmated as the King.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-10-27
 and Tony  Quintanilla. Triumvirate Chess. Uses three Knights. The last remaining opposing Knight must be checkmated as the King.

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
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)
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-01-20
 By Adrian  Alvarez de la Campa. Undecided Chess ZIP file. Pieces begin in an undecided state until they move.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-06-11
 By Adrian  Alvarez de la Campa. Undecided Chess. Undecided Pawns change into orthodox pieces by moving like them.

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  • This item is a Zillions Saved Game file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-05-04
 Author: John  Lawson and Tony  Quintanilla. Inventor: Glenn  Overby II. ximeracak. Zillions Saved Game file. Download this file to see this game played in the Multivariant Play by E-Mail Tournament.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-08-10
 By Glenn  Overby II. ximeracak.. A leaper-heavy fantasy variant designed for play with a standard set. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-08-10
 By Glenn  Overby II. ximeracak. ZIP file. A fantasy variant designed for play with a standard set. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a Zillions Saved Game file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-03-09
 Author: Peter  Aronson and Michael  Nelson. Inventor: Glenn  Overby II. ximeracak. Zillions Saved Game. Zillions Saved Game file. Download this file to see this game played in the Multivariant Play by E-Mail Tournament.


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1 'Sample Game' entry listed 1 'One dimensional' entry listed
1 'Three dimensional' entry listed 2 'Four or more dimensional' entries listed
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1 'Hidden information' entry listed 6 'In a category all its own' entries listed
10 'Each player has a different army' entries listed 2 'Sold commercially' entries listed
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