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It was last modified on: 2004-11-01
 By John  Leslie. Hostage Chess. Pieces taken are held hostage and can be exchanged against other pieces and then dropped. (8x8, Cells: 64) (Recognized!)


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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-06-22
 By Fergus  Duniho. Shatranji. Missing description (8x8, Cells: 64)

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It was last modified on: 2018-07-22
 By Charles  Gilman. 3 Strikes Chess. The first attack does not immediately remove pieces from the board. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2019-01-28
 By Jeffrey T.  Kubach. 8-Piece Chess. (Queen's Army chess, all 8 Back Rank Pieces different).

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It was last modified on: 2001-09-29
 Author: Michiel  de Bondt. Absorption Chess. Pieces gain the powers of a piece they take. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-01-15
 By Dan  Troyka. Accounting Chess. Modern Business Chess: win by capturing or indicting the opposing CEO (King), or bilking all of your Stockholders (Pawns). (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-08-09
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Chris  Taylor. All-mate Chess. Pieces are captured by having them `checkmated'. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2010-03-02
 By Claudio Martins  Jaguaribe. Antimatter Chess. Missing description (8x8, Cells: 64)
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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)
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It was last modified on: 2001-04-10
 By Fergus  Duniho. Assimilation Chess. Increase your material by assimilating your opponent's pieces. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2001-04-10
 By Fergus  Duniho. Assimilation Fusion Chess. A hybrid of Assimilation Chess and Fusion Chess. Pieces combine and split apart. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2001-09-29
 Inventor: Nassah Bey Taher. Atomic chess. Pieces explode when captured. (8x8, Cells: 64)

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It was last modified on: 2012-02-26
 By Muhammad  Hidayat. Babylonian Chess. Captures are determined by rolling dice. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2016-05-01
 By Greg  Strong. Backlash. Play on two boards, but capturing on one board leads to a backlash on the other! (8x8x2, Cells: 132)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2005-10-09
 By John Kipling Lewis. Backwards Stalemate Chess. Missing description (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-11-05
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Robert  Abbott. Baroque/Ultima. Game where each type of piece has a different capturing ability. (8x8, Cells: 64) (Recognized!)
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It was last modified on: 1999-11-30
 By Fergus  Duniho. Bedlam. A hybrid of Metamorphin' Fusion Chess and Chessgi. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2002-09-28
 By Dan  Troyka. Benedict Chess. Instead of being captured, enemy pieces switch sides. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2007-07-03
 By Charles  Gilman. Blunderbuss Chess. Pieces are poorer shots than in Rifle Chess. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Adam  Norberg. BomberChess. A pawn may be exploded, removing pieces on all 8 adjacent squares. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-09-29
 Author: Alessandro  Castelli. Inventor: Gianluca  Vecchi. Brotherhood chess. Pieces cannot take pieces of the same type. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2001-09-29
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Bughouse Chess. A slight variation of Replacement Chess. Captured pieces must be put on an empty square on the board. (8x8, Cells: 64)

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It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Jeff  Zeitlin. Cancellation Rules. Capturing results in left-over pieces based on the difference in point values of the two pieces. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2001-09-29
 Author: Michiel  de Bondt. Cannibal Chess. Pieces gain the powers of a piece they take. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2003-01-14
 By Ralph  Betza. Cassandra Chess. Prophesy the doom of opposing pieces two turns in advance to capture them. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2009-10-16
 By Graeme C Neatham. Chafl. combines Chess with Tafl. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-04-04
 By Francois  Tremblay. Chain of Fools. Game with a Chess set where the goal is form chains of defended pieces. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2014-03-17
 By Patrik  Hedman. Chaotic Chess. Missing description (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2009-01-10
 By (zzo38) A.  Black. Checker-capture Chess. Pieces can capture as in checkers game. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2004-08-17
 Author: Richard  D.B.M. and Peter  Aronson. Inventor: Richard  D.B.M.. Checker-Pawn Chess. Pawns are replaced by Anglo-American Checkers pieces. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2003-03-13
 By David  Cannon. Chess on Steriods. Pieces increase their powers with those of the pieces they capture. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1997-00-00
 By Ralph  Betza. Chess Variants with Inverse Capture. Several variants around the idea that captures are done in the manner of the captured piece. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2012-01-21
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Vladislav  Rapetsky. Chess without pawns. Variant where only kings can take and no pawns are used. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2001-03-20
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Chessgi. Drop the pieces you take from your opponent. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2006-01-28
 Author: Topher  Gayle. Inventor: Topher  Gayle and Tom  Tracy. Chicken Chess. Combines Losing and Benedict Chess. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2017-10-03
 By Albert  Lee. Chimera Chess. Missing description
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It was last modified on: 2001-09-29
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Pierre  Monréal. Circe Chess. Captured pieces return to their original square. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2001-09-29
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Circe Progressive Chess. Combination of Circe and Progressive Chess. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2003-01-20
 By Dan  Troyka. Cleopatra Chess. No captures, but your Cleopatra (Queen) can seduce opposing pieces to your side. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2003-11-27
 By Saleh  Waziruddin. Combined Arms Brigade Chess. New movement for traditional Chess pieces with a modern military theme. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-05-13
 By Peter  Aronson. Combining Knightmare Chess. When a single piece other than a Pawn or a King captures, it combines with that piece into a Knightmare either side may move. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-11-27
 By (zzo38) A.  Black. Communist Chess. When you capture an opponent's piece, you must destroy one of your own pieces of the same type. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2002-10-30
 Author: Karl  Kristianson. Construction. Chess pieces are modelled after construction vehicles. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Alessandro  Castelli. Inventor: Ralph  Betza. Conversion Chess. A co-chess variant. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-09-29
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Henk  Breugem. Corner-square chess. Taking is only allowed when your king is on a cornersquare. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-03-21
 Author: Fergus  Duniho. Crazyhouse. A two-player version of Bughouse. (8x8, Cells: 64) (Recognized!)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 By Jeremy  Dunn. Cursed Chess. Squares where a piece is taken become forbidden for the capturing player. (8x8, Cells: 64)

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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2014-01-22
 By Daniel Robert MacDuff. The Day the Chessboard Stood Still. Missing description (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2002-01-25
 Author: Peter  Aronson. Inventor: Uwe  Wiedemann. Desertion Chess. When you move next to opposing pieces, they desert to your side; win by converting or capturing all opposing pieces. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2004-08-15
 By George William Duke. Dice Mate Chess. No capture; checkmate only happens if roll of the dice is favorable. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-03-20
 and Derrick  Fernandez. Diplomatic Chess. The Diplomat replaces the King. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-05-18
 By Gary K. Gifford. Doppelganger Chess. Pieces and their doppelgangers are connected for capture and promotion! (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-07-21
 By Gary K. Gifford. Doppleganger Bordahbee & DB Extreme. A cross between Doppelganger and Bordahbee - Choose the "normal" or "extreme" variant (with twice the capture power). (8x8x2, Cells: 128)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-09-29
 By Peter  Aronson. Double-Ended Chess. Captures are by withdrawal and approach. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2006-09-10
 By M  Winther. Doublebarrel ChessThis item is a game information page
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It was last modified on: 2006-09-10
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the Doublebarrel piece, a lethal cannon relative with amazing tactical capabilities (Zillions file downloadable).
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It was last modified on: 1996-00-00
 By Ralph  Betza. Duck Soup Chess. Pawns on turnwise randomly determined colored squares cannot be taken. (8x8, Cells: 64)

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It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 By Andy  Kurnia. En Passant Chess. All pieces can be taken en passant. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2003-05-23
 By Harvey  Patterson. Evolution Chess. Game where pieces add the abilities of pieces they capture. (8x8, Cells: 64)

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It was last modified on: 2001-05-31
 By Ralph  Betza. Falling Off. `Captured' pieces do not disappear, but get momentum, and can fall off the edge of the board. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 By Jens  Niemann. Feint Chess. Every second piece is unable to capture - it just threatens. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-02-17
 By Robert  Price. The Fellowship of the Ring. White may win by carrying a 'ring' to the other side of the board. (8x8, Cells: 64)

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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-03-19
 Author: Fergus  Duniho. Inventor: Peter  Aronson. Halfgi. A hybrid of Chessgi and Ralph Betza's Half Chess. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2006-11-28
 Author: Peter E. Leyva and Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Peter E. Leyva. Highlander Chess. Instead of taking, pieces can be challenged with dice; winning piece absorbs powers. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 1996-00-00
 By Ralph  Betza. Hitpoint Chess 1. Pieces have hitpoints, like in a wargame. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2005-02-04
 Author: Jack  Masters. Inventor: Simon  Vertigo. Hobgoblin Chess. Inchworm crowd-forming magnetic mutating lunar-hallway exploding-Pawn Chess; an extreme game. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2004-11-01
 By John  Leslie. Hostage Chess. Pieces taken are held hostage and can be exchanged against other pieces and then dropped. (8x8, Cells: 64) (Recognized!)
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It was last modified on: 2006-07-17
 By Gary K. Gifford. House of Mirrors Chess. Mirrors and reflective pieces add interesting twists to strategy by making pieces appear in 2 or 3 places at the same time. (8x8, Cells: 87)

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It was last modified on: 2002-04-26
 By Eric  Driscoll. ICBM Chess. I(inter)-C(hess)B(oard) M(issle) Chess, where you can throw a piece to capture as well as make normal moves. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2003-10-31
 Author: Laila W. Stefan and Andrew  Newman. Inventor: Laila W. Stefan. Imposter Chess This item is a game information page
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It was last modified on: 2003-10-31
 Author: Laila W. Stefan and Andrew  Newman. Inventor: Laila W. Stefan.. Exchange captured pieces in order to move Kings in different ways.
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It was last modified on: 2002-02-24
 By Ralph  Betza. Inchworm and Longworm Chess. Pieces move their heads to a new square, then move their tail to that square on a later move. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2014-09-10
 By   Fogus. Insurrection. Capturing causes promotion, demotion, or a coup in the opponent's ranks. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2002-01-26
 By Peter  Aronson. Interweave. Game with elements of Checkers and Ultima where all pieces are colorbound and only capture pieces on the other color. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2001-00-00
 By Ralph  Betza. The Iron Knight. A number of variants with uncapturable pieces. (8x8, Cells: 64)

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It was last modified on: 2018-05-09
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender and Antoine  Fourrière. Killer Chess. Taking is obligatory; the first player that loses all his pieces wins. (8x8, Cells: 64) (Recognized!)
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It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 By Adam  Norberg. King with a Shotgun. Twice each game, the King can make a non-moving Rook capture. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2008-06-12
 By Graeme C Neatham. King's Guard Chess. Pawns move like kings and only Pawns may capture. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2012-11-03
 By (zzo38) A.  Black. Kira Chess/Kira Shogi. "Kira" and "L" pieces which is not known by your opponent. (8x8, Cells: 64)

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It was last modified on: 2016-01-06
 By Daniel Robert MacDuff. Lifeform Chess. Instead of individual units, pieces are parts of the body of a giant animal. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2018-05-09
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender and Antoine  Fourrière. Losing Chess. Taking is obligatory; the first player that loses all his pieces wins. (8x8, Cells: 64) (Recognized!)

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It was last modified on: 2003-03-20
 Inventor: Alex  Randolph. Mad Mate This item is a game information page
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It was last modified on: 2003-03-20
 Inventor: Alex  Randolph.. Wooden set for chessgi: captured pieces change hands and can be used as reinforcement.
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It was last modified on: 2001-09-29
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Madhouse Chess. A slight variation of Replacement Chess. Captured pieces must be put on an empty square on the board. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2008-01-17
 By M  Winther. Matron ChessThis item is a game information page
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It was last modified on: 2008-01-17
 By M  Winther.. Introducing the peculiar Matron queen, which makes regular chess more aggressive (zrf available).
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It was last modified on: 2004-11-13
 By Roberto  Lavieri. Maxima. Maxima is an interesting and exiting variant of Ultima, with new elements that make Maxima more clear and dynamic. (Cells: 76)
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It was last modified on: 2003-09-27
 By Anthony  Peterson. Medieval War Chess. This game has quite a few differences from regular chess, but it does use the standard board and pieces, making it easy to play. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2002-10-26
MegaMan Chess. Pieces fire projectile weapons when capturing. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2006-10-07
 By Mike  Reeves-McMillan. Merger Chess. Pieces are merged into the capturing piece. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2005-12-21
 By David  Paulowich. Mir Chess. Missing description (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2002-07-17
 Inventor: R. Wayne Schmittberger. Missile Chess. Each non-king pieces or pawn may capture without moving once per game. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2001-09-29
 By Fergus  Duniho. Mortal Chessgi. A Chessgi game in which captures reduce material. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2006-07-23
 By Calvin Jack Pomerantz. Multiple of 10 Checkmate. Missing description (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2001-03-01
 Author: Alessandro  Castelli. Inventor: John E. Bosley. Mutation Chess. Pieces that capture become the type of piece they captured. (8x8, Cells: 64)

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It was last modified on: 2001-05-23
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Federik Hendrik von Meyenfeldt. Patrol chess. In order to capture or give check, a piece [including kings] must be `observed' by another piece of the same player. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2006-12-03
 By (zzo38) A.  Black. Pawn Shooter Chess. Defeat your opponent by shooting pawns at them! (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2014-03-17
 By Patrik  Hedman. Pawns-to-Kings Chess. Missing description (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2001-09-29
 Author: Sergey  Sirotkin. Pillar Chess. Variant with elements from Pillar Checkers. Captured pieces are stacked beneath the capturing piece, stacks can be split. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2004-08-23
 Inventor: Jeff  Knight. PlunderChess This item is a game information page
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It was last modified on: 2004-08-23
 Inventor: Jeff  Knight.. Commercial chess variant where pieces gain right to move like a piece they captured.
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It was last modified on: 2004-10-01
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Jeff  Knight. Plunderchess: Pictures and a review. Commercial variants where capturing gains the right to move once as the captured piece. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2004-12-08
 By Kazuto  Asai. Power Mover. A variant of Hostage Chess with self-capture, promotion and demotion. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2006-03-06
 By Adrian  Alvarez de la Campa. Pretentious Chess. All Pieces can move as and demote to a Knight. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2008-11-05
 By Larry L. Smith. Proselyte Chess. Missing description (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2001-09-29
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Putback Chess. A slight variation of Replacement Chess. Captured pieces must be put on an empty square on the board. (8x8, Cells: 64)

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It was last modified on: 2003-04-12
 By Gavin  King. Random Pawns. Randomly select your Pawns' movement and capture abilities. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2002-11-25
Rebel Chess. King's Pawn is replaced by Recruiter piece that moves like an Alfil and can change a piece's side. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2012-11-03
 By (zzo38) A.  Black. Recapturable Chess. Captured pieces belong to other player and then removed permanently. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 By Robert  Huber. Recycle Chess. Players can capture and drop their own pieces. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2001-09-29
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Repeating Chess. A slight variation of Replacement Chess. Captured pieces must be put on an empty square on the board. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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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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It was last modified on: 2001-09-29
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: W. B.  Seabrook. Rifle Chess. Pieces are taken by shooting: capturing without moving. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2002-05-08
 By Peter  Aronson. Ruddigore Chess. Chessgi variant where you can capture your own pieces, and every other turn you must capture or sacrifice a piece. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2003-03-17
 Author: Ivan  Derzhanski. Russian Chess. Pieces are not removed when captured, but stacked. (8x8, Cells: 64)

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 By Robert  Shimmin. Sacrifice chess. Instead of a normal move, you may sacrifice a pawn. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2004-03-05
 By Kazuto  Asai. SC-Chess. Variant of Hostage Chess which allows self-capture and other minor rule changes. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2001-09-29
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: John  Gallicano. Self Eliminator. You are allowed to take your own pieces. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2017-04-23
 By Jeffrey T.  Kubach. Share Squares. AKA "Three's a Crowd".
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It was last modified on: 2006-06-22
 By Fergus  Duniho. Shatranji. Missing description (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2014-03-31
 Author: (zzo38) A.  Black. Inventor: David  Sirlin. Sirlin's Chess. Alternative presentation of "Chess 2 - The Sequel". (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2002-10-26
Sonic the Hedgehog Chess. After capturing, the capturing piece bounces off the enemy piece and continues moving. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2011-04-25
 By Daniil  Frolov. Sonic the Hedgehog Chess Advanced version. Missing description (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2003-07-01
 By Robert  Shimmin. Standoff Chess. A threat to capture the opponent's King does not give check if it opens one's own King to immediate recapture. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2002-10-16
Stealth Bomber Chess. Each player secretly picks a bomber piece. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2018-05-26
 By Nathaniel  Virgo. Suction Chess. Pieces swap places instead of being removed from the board, resulting in very different strategy.
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It was last modified on: 2001-03-26
 By Doug  Chatham. Sudden Death Chess. A piece must be sacrificed after each non-capturing move. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2005-02-07
 By Tarun  Moni. Suffocation Chess. FIDE setup with new capture. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2018-05-09
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender and Antoine  Fourrière. Suicide Chess. Taking is obligatory; the first player that loses all his pieces wins. (8x8, Cells: 64) (Recognized!)
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It was last modified on: 2013-06-19
 By Daniel Robert MacDuff. Superhero Chess. Major pieces are superheroes, pawns their (interchangeable) sidekicks. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2003-09-05
 By Jörg  Knappen. Switching Realms Chess. All noncapturing moves must change the board subset a piece occupies. (8x8, Cells: 64)

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Take and Return Chess. You put pieces taken from the opponent back on the board. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2018-05-09
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender and Antoine  Fourrière. Take-all Chess. Taking is obligatory; the first player that loses all his pieces wins. (8x8, Cells: 64) (Recognized!)
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It was last modified on: 2003-02-24
 Author: Ralph  Betza and John  Lawson. Inventor: Ralph  Betza and Peter  Aronson. This Game is for the Birds. Game where pieces fly past obstacles and some pieces capture by pecking. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2001-04-10
 By Fergus  Duniho. Thunder Chess. A hybrid of Metamorph Chess, Fusion Chess, and Assimilation Chess. (8x8x64)
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It was last modified on: 1997-00-00
 By Ralph  Betza. TireBiter Chess. When taking, pieces can split and become a Tirebiter piece. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2001-06-26
 By Ralph  Betza. Trap Chess. Pieces can only be taken when they are trapped. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2001-07-24
 By Ralph  Betza. Troll Chess. When taken, pieces lose part of their strenght with they regenerate during successive turns. (8x8, Cells: 64)

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 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Robert  Abbott. Ultima. Game where each type of piece has a different capturing ability. (8x8, Cells: 64) (Recognized!)
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It was last modified on: 2004-08-23
 By Robert  Abbott. UltimaThis item is a game information page
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It was last modified on: 2004-08-23
 By Robert  Abbott.. Robert Abbott's Ultima page.

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It was last modified on: 2014-03-17
 By Patrik  Hedman. Vagabond Chess. Missing description (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2011-03-17
 By (zzo38) A.  Black. Variants with Queens. Some variants, mostly dealing with queens, and mostly modest. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2007-04-22
 By Charles  Gilman. Vimes Chess. Variant inspired by a footnote in a Discworld novel. (8x8, Cells: 64)

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It was last modified on: 2001-09-29
 By Adam  Norberg. Zelda Chess. Sword-wielding pieces capture adjacent pieces with or without moving. (8x8, Cells: 64)


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