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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. Advance Chess. Pawns begin on third and sixth ranks.
  • 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: 2009-04-30
 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).
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2010-12-26
 By M  Winther. Arrangement Chess. Swap king & queen before play begins. With mirrored kings and non-mirrored queens (with zrf).

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  • 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 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: 2009-05-02
 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 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 play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-07-31
 Author: Jeremy Gabriel Good. Inventor: Tony  Paletta. Corridor Chess. FIDE but subtracting rook pawns and setting pieces up in house in middle.
  • 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: 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)

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-02-21
 By Ronald  Drinning. Deployment. The initial setup of the pieces is open but hidden from the other player. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-08-01
 Author: Charles  Daniel. Displacement Chess 2. The most logical step for the evolution of standard Chess: flexible castling and interchange of king and queen for one side. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-08-26
 By Charles  Daniel. Displacement Chess 2 ZIP file. Chess with minor modifications and no opening theory!
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-08-07
 By Charles  Daniel. Displacement Chess 2. Chess with flexible castling, reverse symmetry and no opening theory.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2019-11-16
 By Ian  Douglas. Douglas Modern chess. A chess variant with a more interesting start position, leading to more action.

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  • 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 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 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 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 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 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.

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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 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 game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-10-02
 By Charles  Daniel. Ninjutsu (Claustrophobia 2). The fierce double capture leaping pieces: the Ninja Warriors and the Ninja Guards can promote to Insane Ninja Knights! (8x5, Cells: 46)
  • 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: 2007-10-15
 By Charles  Daniel. Palace Ninja Guards ZIP file. A pair of short-range diagonal leapers and four extra squares are added to the standard chessboard and pieces.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-10-30
 By Charles  Daniel. Palace Ninja Guards. A pair of short-range diagonal leapers and four extra squares are added to the standard chessboard and pieces.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-03-10
 Author: George  Whelan. Inventor: R. L. Frey. Peasant Revolt. Modest variant with unequal setup. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-03-10
 Author: Tony  Quintanilla. Inventor: George  Whelan. Peasant Revolt. Modest variant with unequal setup.
  • This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2010-12-04
 By Jeff  Rients. Pierre Menard's Chess Variant. As described by Jorge Luis Borges.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-04-30
 By M  Winther. Placement ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-04-30
 By M  Winther.. King and queen are swapped with another piece, except rook, and creating a new mirrored position (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. Placement Chess. King and queen are swapped before play begins, generating FRC subset (with zrf).
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-05-01
 By M  Winther. Placement Random Chess (Chess 20). The piece setup is randomized following Placement Chess rules, generating 20 modest Fischer Random positions.

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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)


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