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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2016-03-21
 By Charles  Gilman. Aire. River variant on H-shaped board, some parts of camps further back than others. (8x12, Cells: 72)
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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).
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-01-30
 By Graeme C Neatham. Antarctic Chess or Predators and Penguins. Penguins seek safety at the ice-pack's centre. Can the Predators stop them? (Cells: 295)

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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2000-08-12
 By Paul  Kreutzer. Back-to-Back Chess. Both sides start "Back-to-Back", seperated by an uncrossable line on a specially-shaped 100 square board. (14x8, Cells: 100)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2017-11-30
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender and Fergus  Duniho. Inventor: M G Balbo. Balbo's chess. Board with a strange shape designed to make Bishops stronger in relation to Rooks. (Cells: 68)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2012-06-07
 By Graeme C Neatham. Battle of the Six ArmiesThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2012-06-07
 By Graeme C Neatham.. Construction of board and pieces to play B6A.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2010-08-19
 By Daniil  Frolov. Battle of titans. Missing description (9x5x3, Cells: 135)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2000-08-30
 By Sergey  Sirotkin. Beau Monde Chess. Large variant where pieces move with variations of the Queen move. (11x10, Cells: 100)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1998-12-07
 By Ben  Good. Ben 39. Pieces move on squares and corners of board with 37 fixed and two movable squares. (Cells: 39)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1998-11-30
 By Alexandre  Muñiz. Beryl Chess. Variant on board of 39 triangles. (Cells: 39)
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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)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-11-12
 Author: M  Winther. Bolyar ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-11-12
 Author: M  Winther.. A historical variant, native to Bulgaria, with imaginative rules (zrf available).
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-03-01
 By M  Winther. Bombardier ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-03-01
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Bombardier, combining a rook with a camelrider (zrf exists).
  • 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)
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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)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-03-19
 By Köksal  Karakus. Bottleneck Chess. Most pieces start the game locked up in two bottleneck parts of the board. (Cells: 41)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-06-07
 By Hubert  Lamontagne. The Bridge 41. 41 square board with bridge in the middle. (5x9, Cells: 41)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-09-24
 By Sergey  Sirotkin. Building Chess. Variant that starts with a board of 25 squares, but each player adds a square after their move. (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: 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: 1997-06-03
Catastrophic 8x8 Chess. Mathematician Missoum gives a new type of chessboard.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-07-25
 Author: Peter  Aronson. Inventor: George  Dekle. Chesquerque. Variant played on a quadruple Alquerque board. (9x9, Cells: 81)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-02-09
Chess 68. 8 x 8 board with 4 extra corner squares, two extra piece types. (8x8, Cells: 68)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-04-02
 By Gerd  Degens. Chess 69This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-04-02
 By Gerd  Degens.. Variant on modified chessboard with 69 squares.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-08-16
 Inventor: Jacek  Filek. Chess for ThreeThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-08-16
 Inventor: Jacek  Filek.. Three-player Chess with standard pieces and moves.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-06-20
 By James Killian Spratt. Chess for ThreeThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-06-20
 By James Killian Spratt.. Traditional pieces, three players, on a triangular board.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1997-10-06
 By Alberto  Monteiro. Chess in a Klein bottle. 8 by 14 board with sides glued together. (8x14, Cells: 112)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1997-10-06
 By Alberto  Monteiro. Chess in a Moebius Strip. 8 by 14 board with sides glued together. (8x14, Cells: 112)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1997-10-06
 By Alberto  Monteiro. Chess in a Toroidal Board. 8 by 14 board with sides glued together. (8x14, Cells: 112)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1997-05-02
 Author: Alfred  Pfeiffer and Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Alfred  Pfeiffer. Chess on a board with 37 squares. Game with full Chess arrays minus a Pawn on a 37 square board without any corners. (Cells: 37)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1997-10-06
 By Alberto  Monteiro. Chess on a Cylindrical Board. 8 by 14 board in with sides glued together. (8x14, Cells: 112)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-02-22
 By David  Cannon. Chess on a Soccer Ball. Missing description (Cells: 32)
  • 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: 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: 1997-04-24
 By David  Howe. Chess37. A chess variant on a board with 37 squares where pieces outside of the center 9 squares move like Kings. (Cells: 37)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1997-01-01
 By Ralph  Betza. Chessopoly. Board with a hole in the middle where pawns move clockwise. (12x12, Cells: 128)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-12-20
 By Robert J. Bell. Chessquarters. Variants obtained by rearranging the quarters of the chessboard. (Cells: 64)
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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)
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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.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1998-02-17
Circular Perspective Chess. Pieces must travel through a central point to get to the opponent's side of the board.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2000-08-08
 By Karen  Robinson. Citadel. Simple chess variant from early 20th century on 45 degrees turned board. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-03-14
Clash of Command. Chesslike game with pieces that change and leave behind other pieces on special board. (Cells: 41)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2005-10-31
 By Sándor  Nagy. Color ChessBROKEN LINK!. Four player chess variant on 11 by 11 board. (In Hungarian).
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-03-01
 By M  Winther. Columbiad Chess.This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-03-01
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Columbiad, combining a cannon and a Cannonrider, on an H-board (zrf exists).
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2016-03-31
 By Charles  Gilman. Commedia dell'Arte Chess. A Pawnless variant with themed pieces on a 10x10 board with 5 square groups of 4 cells removed. (10x10, Cells: 80)
  • 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: 1998-02-03
 By Ben  Good. Crazy 38's. On strange board with 38 squares. (Cells: 38) (Recognized!)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2016-03-24
 By Charles  Gilman. Crooked Board Chess. Variant on a board of standard size but odd shape. (8x12, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-07-25
 Author: Peter  Aronson. Inventor: Leigh  Miller and N.  Maddox. Cross Chess. Game played on a cross-shaped board. (Cells: 64)
  • 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: 2002-10-31
 By Robert J. Bell. Crossover Chess. Two player variant with crossshaped board. (12x12, Cells: 64)
  • 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).
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-05-12
 By Jim  Aikin. Cube+. Three dimensional chess variant with 38 squares. (3x4x3, Cells: 38)

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  • 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. Danadazo. Game played on the 47 edges of a grid with rounded corners, borrowing elements from Tafl. (Cells: 47)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2016-03-22
 By Charles  Gilman. Decimal Quadruple Besiege. Army based on Échecs De L'Escalier arranged on enlarged Quadruple Besiege board. (20x20, Cells: 200)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-06-27
 By Graeme C Neatham. Delta88 Chess. Chess on a Trigonal Board. (11x8, Cells: 88)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2010-12-14
 By Shi  Ji. Diagonal Oblong Chess. The board is an oblong in diagonal direction. By Shi Ji. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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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)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2016-03-24
 By Charles  Gilman. Diamond Ring Chess. Courier-style pieces to diamond-shaped camps on a toroidal wraparound board. (12x12, Cells: 144)
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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 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)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2016-03-18
 By Charles  Gilman. Double Cross Besiege. A spinoff from Besiege Chess using FIDE-size armies. (8x16, Cells: 96)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-06-21
 By Jim  Aikin. Double Diamond. Irregular board with diagonal orientation. (9x9, Cells: 73)
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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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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2016-03-17
 By Charles  Gilman. Doubly Nested Chess. A variant hiding FIDE Chess on a Dabbaba binding. (17x17, Cells: 285)
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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.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2016-03-24
 By Charles  Gilman. Dream Chess 46. 46-squasre variant played from opposite corners of a FIDE board with the other corners removed. (8x8, Cells: 46)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2016-03-24
 By Charles  Gilman. Dream Chess 47. 47-square variant played from opposite corners of a 7 by 7 board with the other corners removed. (7x7, Cells: 47)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-01-15
 By Antoine  Fourrière. Dual Chess. A more Chess-like variant featuring the Marshall and the Cardinal. (16x8, Cells: 100)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-04-03
 By Erez  Schatz. Duel Chess. Captured pieces are sent to a separate Duel board to see who is eliminated and who returns. (5x7x2, Cells: 43)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2010-07-13
 By David  Cannon. Dürer's Chess. Dürer's Chess, played on a board of 151 tessellating pentagons and diamonds. (Cells: 151)

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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2017-04-01
 By Ralph  Betza. Earthquake Chess. An earthquake caused a kind of Z-form in the board. (8x8, Cells: 8)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-02-11
 By M  Winther. Echidna ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-02-11
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Echidna, a repulsion piece with telekinetic capacities (with zrf).
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-02-14
 By John  Smith. Ender's Chess. Inspired by by the novel, "Ender's Game". (9x11, Cells: 83)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2000-05-03
 By Alexander  Iglitzky. Endless Chess idea. Article about different ways to make cylinder chess board.
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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.
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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 game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-09-08
 By Abdul-Rahman  Sibahi. Falcon Hexagonal Chess. The Falcon into the Hexagonal world. (Cells: 121)
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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)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-09-23
 By Charles  Gilman. Fiancé Chess. A 3-player variant with Kings and Queens starting far apart, inspired by Bachelor Chess. (12x12, Cells: 96)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2016-03-10
 By Charles  Gilman. Fimbriation Chess. Combines 4 players with 2-player Pawn treks and Castling. (14x14, Cells: 144)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-10-18
 By Charles  Gilman. Fivequarters. Four-player game on a cross-shaped board where most pieces can promote. (12x12, Cells: 80)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2016-03-15
 By Charles  Gilman. Flatstar. A fusion of two Jewish-themed variants. (13x10)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1997-01-06
Four Handed Perspective Chess. Missing description
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-06-21
 By Jim  Aikin. Four Towers. Irregular board with special tower squares upon which pieces can combine with each other or detach from each other. (Cells: 85)
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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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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2010-08-18
 By M  Winther. Future ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2010-08-18
 By M  Winther.. With extra empty corner squares. Pieces can be relocated before play begins. Creates immense strategical variance (with zrf).

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-02-26
 By M  Winther. Gastrophete ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-02-26
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Gastrophete, a catapult capable of hurling other pieces over its head (zrf exists).
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2016-04-20
 By Charles  Gilman. Gateway Chess. Pieces go a long way round to reach enemy territory. (8x10, Cells: 68)
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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).
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-03-03
 By M  Winther. Gladiatrix ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-03-03
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Gladiatrix, an extremely agile female gladiator, on an H-board (zrf available).
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2000-11-06
 Author: David  Howe. Inventor: Greg  White. Greg White's Chess Variants This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2000-11-06
 Author: David  Howe. Inventor: Greg  White.. Missing description
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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.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-04-15
 By M  Winther. Guanaco 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 Guanaco that hops two squares orthogonally continuously (with zrf).
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-11-26
 By M  Winther. Gustavian Adjutant ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-11-26
 By M  Winther.. Standard chess with empty extra corner squares and extended castling (with zrf).

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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1998-03-02
 By Eric V. Greenwood. Hans 38Special Chess. On a board with 38 squares. (6x6, Cells: 38)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1997-04-23
 By Ralph  Betza. Hans37 Chess. Chess variant for four players on a board of 37 squares. (Cells: 37)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1997-10-29
 By Eric V. Greenwood. Hans38 Chess. Eric Greenwood's chess on a board with 38 squares. (6x6, Cells: 38)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1997-10-27
 By Ralph  Betza. Hans38 Chess. A form of Chess with a Limited Supply of Squares; entry of the 38-challenge. (8x8, Cells: 38)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2018-07-15
 By Charles  Gilman. Herichess. A variant on a board in the shape of the English Heritage logo. (14x14, Cells: 112)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-06-25
 By Arnaldo Rodrigues D'Almeida. Hexagonal Round Chess. Combined Byzantine Chess with Rex Chess. (9x9, Cells: 81)
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It was last modified on: 2012-01-04
 By Steve  Kirby. HexChess-Kirby's. Missing description (Cells: 313)
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It was last modified on: 2002-03-23
 By Dan  Troyka. Hitchhiker Chess. Get your Hitchhiker to the Restaurant at the other End of the Board; inspired by Douglas Adams' books. (Cells: 42)
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It was last modified on: 2004-01-03
 By Gary K. Gifford. Hole Chess. Variant on a board of 44 squares with two holes that pieces can be dragged into. (7x10, Cells: 44)
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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)
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It was last modified on: 2006-09-24
 By M  Winther. Hoplit ChessThis item is a game information page
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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).
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It was last modified on: 2006-09-24
 By M  Winther. Hoplomach ChessThis item is a game information page
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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).
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It was last modified on: 2004-03-27
 By Peter  Aronson. Horus. Game with Royal Falcons where all pieces start off board and most captures return pieces to owner's hand. (7x7, Cells: 44)
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It was last modified on: 2016-02-25
 By Charles  Gilman. Hourglass Hex Chess. 2 overlapping triangles form a hex board of just over FIDE size. (9x9, Cells: 65)
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It was last modified on: 2006-09-13
 By M  Winther. Howitzer ChessThis item is a game information page
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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.

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 Author: Jean-Louis  Cazaux. Inventor: Leonard B. Loyd Jr.. Klin Zha. Chesslike game played by Klingons from Star Trek on triangular board. (Cells: 81)
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It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Kevin  Geiselman. Inventor: Leonard B. Loyd Jr.. Klin Zha This item is a game information page
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It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Kevin  Geiselman. Inventor: Leonard B. Loyd Jr... The Authorized Klin Zha Homepage.
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It was last modified on: 1997-06-09
Knot Chess. Board in shape of geometric knot.

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It was last modified on: 2016-04-01
 By Charles  Gilman. L Shaped Chess. 2 player variant with some elements of 4-player ones. (7x7, Cells: 45)
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It was last modified on: 2000-04-07
 By Sergey  Sirotkin. Ladder Chess. Chess variant on a `skewed' board with 40 squares. (Cells: 40)
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It was last modified on: 2006-10-24
 By M  Winther. Ladon ChessThis item is a game information page
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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).
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It was last modified on: 2006-10-01
 By M  Winther. Laquear ChessThis item is a game information page
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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).
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It was last modified on: 2004-01-23
 By Ken  Franklin. Leap Chess. Game with mandatory captures and other Checkers-like elements on a board of 44 squares. (6x8, Cells: 44)
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It was last modified on: 2009-12-15
 By David  Cannon. Lemniscate Chess. Chess played on a Lemniscate board (in the shape of an infinity symbol). (18x4, Cells: 72)
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It was last modified on: 2007-02-18
 By M  Winther. Leto ChessThis item is a game information page
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It was last modified on: 2007-02-18
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Leto, a doubly telekinetic piece, very versatile (with zrf).
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It was last modified on: 1997-10-27
 By Ralph  Betza. Limited Square Chess. A form of Chess with a Limited Supply of Squares; entry of the 38-challenge. (8x8, Cells: 38)
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It was last modified on: 2007-12-16
 By Jonathan H Rutherford. Longshanks Chess. Missing description (12x12, Cells: 84)
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It was last modified on: 1999-06-01
Lotus-39. Chess variant on special shaped board with 39 squares. (Cells: 39)

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It was last modified on: 2006-10-17
 By M  Winther. Mangonel ChessThis item is a game information page
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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).
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It was last modified on: 2010-06-15
 By David  Cannon. Matrix Chess. Chess played on a tessellation of pentagons and diamonds. The name comes from the matrix in which diamonds are found. (14x14, Cells: 196)
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It was last modified on: 2004-04-23
 By Erez  Schatz. Med Chess. Diagonal board game with a mix of traditional, modern and Shogi pieces. (8x8, Cells: 44)
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It was last modified on: 2001-08-04
 By Mark  Hedden. Mercurial Chess. A variant on 42 squares with a satallite board and the rescure of captured pieces. (6x6, Cells: 42)
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It was last modified on: 2006-10-02
 By M  Winther. Meridian ChessThis item is a game information page
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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).
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It was last modified on: 2004-05-13
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender and David  Short. Inventor: David  Short. Mini Slanted Escalator Chess. Chess on smaller asymmetric board. (8x6, Cells: 44)
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It was last modified on: 1997-01-06
Missoum Perspective Chess. Missing description
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It was last modified on: 1999-03-29
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Menno  Dekker. Moebius Chess. The board is a Moebius ring.
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It was last modified on: 1996-02-16
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: F V Morley. Morley's Chess. Boards with enlarged sides.
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It was last modified on: 2006-09-12
 By M  Winther. Mortar ChessThis item is a game information page
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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.
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It was last modified on: 2003-04-18
 By Gavin  King. Motorotor. Variant where two platforms slowly orbit a central board. (11x11, Cells: 43)
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It was last modified on: 2006-09-21
 By M  Winther. Murmillo ChessThis item is a game information page
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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).

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It was last modified on: 2006-10-24
 By M  Winther. Naiad Chess.This item is a game information page
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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).
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It was last modified on: 2009-02-22
 By David  Cannon. Narnia Chess. Chess played on both the outside and inside of a soccer ball. (Cells: 52)
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It was last modified on: 2007-05-23
 By M  Winther. Neoorthodox ChessThis item is a game information page
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It was last modified on: 2007-05-23
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Neoorthodox board, the Divaricator piece, and extended castling (with zrf).
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It was last modified on: 2016-03-31
 By Charles  Gilman. Nested Chess. A variant hiding another on its diagonals. (15x15, Cells: 141)
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It was last modified on: 2016-04-06
 By Charles  Gilman. Nested Shogi. A variant hiding Shogi on its diagonals. (17x17, Cells: 177)
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It was last modified on: 2016-04-06
 By Charles  Gilman. Nested Xiang Qi. A variant hiding Xiang Qi on its diagonals. (18x18, Cells: 196)

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It was last modified on: 2008-12-19
 By John  Smith. Octogonal Chess. Carrera Chess on an octogon-shaped board. (10x10, Cells: 76)
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It was last modified on: 2003-04-03
 By Uri  Bruck. Opposition Chess. Variant on 43 square board with sliding parts. (7x7, Cells: 43)
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It was last modified on: 2006-10-17
 By M  Winther. Oxybeles ChessThis item is a game information page
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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).

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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)
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It was last modified on: 2004-05-12
 Author: Peter E.  Leyva. Inventor: Peter E. Leyva. Palace Revolution. Variant on 44 square board with Templar Knights and Squire Pawns. (7x8, Cells: 44)
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It was last modified on: 2002-02-13
 By Tony  Paletta. Parachess. Chess on a rhombus-tiled board. (Cells: 72)
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It was last modified on: 1999-01-28
Partner Chess This item is a game information page
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It was last modified on: 1999-01-28
. Commercial two and four-player variant on smaller cross-shaped board.
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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)
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It was last modified on: 2006-09-26
 By M  Winther. Pegniar ChessThis item is a game information page
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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).
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It was last modified on: 2010-08-26
 By Daniil  Frolov. Pentagonal chess. Missing description (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2007-11-26
 By Graeme C Neatham. Penturanga. Chaturanga on a board with 46 pentagonal cells. (8x5, Cells: 46)
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It was last modified on: 2007-03-06
 Author: Abdul-Rahman  Sibahi. Inventor: Grant  Cairns. Pillow ChessThis item is a game information page
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It was last modified on: 2007-03-06
 Author: Abdul-Rahman  Sibahi. Inventor: Grant  Cairns. Adobe Acrobat file. Chess on a Pillow-shaped board.
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It was last modified on: 1998-11-01
 By Guillermo  Alcántara. Pirate Chess. Two or three pirates fight on a board with 39 triangles. (Cells: 39)
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It was last modified on: 2003-05-11
 Author: Tony  Quintanilla. Inventor: Francisco  Quintanilla. Pool Chess. Queens and Bishops bounce 90 degrees off the board edge. (8x12, Cells: 96)
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It was last modified on: 1999-09-09
 Inventor: Gerd  Degens. PowerChess This item is a game information page
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It was last modified on: 1999-09-09
 Inventor: Gerd  Degens.. Chess with two extra squares on the middle rows.
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It was last modified on: 2004-03-27
 By Peter  Aronson. Prisoner's Escape. Free your Prisoner by getting it to an unattacked square -- a small board version of Anticheckmate Chess. (7x8, Cells: 44)
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It was last modified on: 2007-02-04
 By M  Winther. Provocator ChessThis item is a game information page
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It was last modified on: 2007-02-04
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Provocator, a zigzaging bifurcation piece, on a Gustavian board (zrf available).
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It was last modified on: 2009-12-20
 By John  Smith. Puzzle Shatranj. Shatranj on a 15 puzzle. (8x8, Cells: 60)

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It was last modified on: 1997-10-24
 By David  Howe. Quad-Square Chess. Chess on a board of 38 squares, of which six have size two by two. (7x8, Cells: 38)
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It was last modified on: 2016-03-21
 By Charles  Gilman. Quadruple Besiege Chess. A variant on a "finite but unbounded" board comprising two FIDE boards notionally joined on every edge. (Cells: 128)
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It was last modified on: 2007-08-20
 By Abdul-Rahman  Sibahi. Querquisite Chess. Features the whimsical, irregular Querquisites,. (8x10, Cells: 72)

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It was last modified on: 2002-11-13
 By Luiz Carlos Campos. Ramayana Chess. Chess variant inspired by the Ramayana epic. (Cells: 84)
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It was last modified on: 2006-09-26
 By M  Winther. Retiar ChessThis item is a game information page
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It was last modified on: 2006-09-26
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Retiar, a bifurcating bounce-slider, on an H-board (zrf available).
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It was last modified on: 2014-03-05
 By Charles  Gilman. Ringworld Chess. Themed hex variant differentiating opposite directions along orthogonals. (Cells: 198)
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It was last modified on: 1995-10-23
 Inventor: V.  Romanchenko. Romanchenko's Chess. A board with a kind of Z-form. (10x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2003-04-10
 By Jared B. McComb. Rook Mania. Game where all pieces have different sorts of Rook-like moves. (7x7, Cells: 43)

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It was last modified on: 2006-09-27
 By M  Winther. Sagittar ChessThis item is a game information page
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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).
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It was last modified on: 2006-10-02
 By M  Winther. Samnis ChessThis item is a game information page
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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).
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It was last modified on: 2004-04-15
 By Larry L. Smith. Sankaku Shogi. Small Shogi variant played on a board of 44 triangles with no drops and a teleporting Emperor. (7x8, Cells: 44)
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It was last modified on: 2007-03-01
 By M  Winther. Scout ChessThis item is a game information page
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It was last modified on: 2007-03-01
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Scout, combining queen-captures with Camelrider moves (zrf exists).
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It was last modified on: 2006-09-21
 By M  Winther. Secutor ChessThis item is a game information page
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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).
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It was last modified on: 2011-12-01
 By Charles  Gilman. SerPent Chess 50. Pentagonal cells form hexagonal blocks in two ways. (Cells: 50)
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It was last modified on: 1998-10-20
Shatra This item is a game information page
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It was last modified on: 1998-10-20
. Old game from the Altai from Russia, on special shaped board with draughts-like capture.
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It was last modified on: 2002-03-09
 By Jared B. McComb. A Silly 42-Squares Board. A Silly 42-squares board with a little Unirexial variant you can play on it. (Cells: 42)
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It was last modified on: 2002-04-09
 By David  Short. Slanted Escalator Chess. Chess on an asymmetric board with interesting connectivity. (8x8, Cells: 60)
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It was last modified on: 2001-03-26
 By Andrea  Mori. Small Spherical Chess. Board of form of sphere, with 38 squares. (Cells: 38)
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It was last modified on: 2001-06-16
 By Sergey  Sirotkin. Snake Chess. A variant played on a 2 by 12 cyclindrical board. (2x12, Cells: 24)
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It was last modified on: 2010-12-19
 By John  Smith. Snowflake Xiang Qi. A better Xiang Hex. (Cells: 140)
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It was last modified on: 2001-11-11
 By Jianying  Ji. Spacious Torus Chess. Chess on a toroidal board, using Ralph Betza's spacious pieces. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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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)
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It was last modified on: 1998-11-30
 By Alexandre  Muñiz. spIndecision Beryl. Two players fight with three armies on board formed by 39 triangles. (Cells: 39)
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It was last modified on: 2010-10-23
 By Daniil  Frolov. Spire orth triangular xiang-qi. Missing description (7x14, Cells: 98)
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It was last modified on: 2016-07-01
 By Charles  Gilman. Stelliform 6 player Chess. Stellisch from Wellisch, Stellicorn from Revergent, and Stellgi and Hexgi. (17x17, Cells: 121)
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It was last modified on: 2007-11-16
 By Graeme C Neatham. Step and Circle TrigChess. Trigonal entry for the 45 or 46 cell 2007 design contest. (9x6, Cells: 46)
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It was last modified on: 1997-05-20
Steps Chess. Board looking like steps of many stairs.
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It was last modified on: 2006-10-11
 By M  Winther. Stheno ChessThis item is a game information page
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 By M  Winther.. Introducing the repulsive Stheno, which repels pieces as far as possible in the alignment direction (zrf available).
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It was last modified on: 1999-10-03
 Author: John  Reece. Inventor: Anne Marriot Watson. Straights. Chess-like Naval Battle game from the end of the 19th Century. (9x11, Cells: 81)
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It was last modified on: 2000-11-03
 By Francois  Tremblay. Subway Chess. In a turn, player moves first middle subway part of board and then a piece. (7x7, Cells: 41)
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It was last modified on: 2006-12-22
 By Graeme C Neatham. Sunflower HexChess. Hexagonal Chess in-the-round. (Cells: 120)
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It was last modified on: 2002-10-18
 By Robert J. Bell. Swash. Different shaped boards. (Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2004-03-06
 By Derek  Nalls. Symmetrical Chess CollectionThis item is a game information page
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It was last modified on: 2004-03-06
 By Derek  Nalls.. Collection of several large symmetric chess variants with only line pieces.

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 By M  Winther. Veles ChessThis item is a game information page
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 By M  Winther.. Introducing the deflecting Veles bifurcator on a Gustavian board (with zrf).
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It was last modified on: 2006-09-27
 By M  Winther. Venator ChessThis item is a game information page
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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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It was last modified on: 2000-06-20
 By Ethan  Hunt. Wau Chess. Chess with special movable board sections. (x5, Cells: 52)
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It was last modified on: 2003-12-16
 By J. R. Schmidt. Webball. Board that can be visualized as globe shaped spider web, based on dodecahedron.
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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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 By M  Winther. Zeppelin ChessThis item is a game information page
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It was last modified on: 2007-05-12
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Zeppelin, which can fly to any empty square orthogonally (with zrf).
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It was last modified on: 2002-12-20
 By Robert J. Bell. ZigZag Chess. Variant on `zigzagshaped' board. (12x12, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-12-20
 By Robert J. Bell. ZigZag X Chess. Variant on board with new shape. (12x12, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
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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