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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-02-28
 Author: Fergus  Duniho and David  Howe. Inventor: Perry  Grant. All the King's Men.. British name of Smess, a Parker Brothers game in which arrows on squares determine the directions pieces may move. (7x8, Cells: 56) (Recognized!)


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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-02-28
 Author: Fergus  Duniho and David  Howe. Inventor: Perry  Grant. All the King's Men.. British name of Smess, a Parker Brothers game in which arrows on squares determine the directions pieces may move. (7x8, Cells: 56) (Recognized!)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2012-02-13
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Omar  Syed and Aamir  Syed. Arimaa. Board game playable with standard chess set, hard for computers. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-10-28
 By Armis  Game. ArmisThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-10-28
 By Armis  Game.. 100 square board with 15 piece types.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-11-28
 Author: Doug  Garand. AssideumThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-11-28
 Author: Doug  Garand.. Game on 8 by 8 board with differenly moving pieces.

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2012-02-19
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Andrew  Caldwell. Barca. Twelve animals fight over watering holes in nice looking commercial game. (10x10, Cells: 100)
  • This item is a game information page
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)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-09-29
 Author: David  Milne. Inventor: M. K. Morrison. Big Battle. Commercial chess variant on 10 by 10 board. (10x10, Cells: 100)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 By M. K. Morrison. Big BattleThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 By M. K. Morrison.. Large (10x10), commercial variant.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1999-10-13
 By Edwin J Wilhelm. Bishops. Rules of Play. (12x12, Cells: 132)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2017-09-06
 By Edwin J Wilhelm. BishopsThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2017-09-06
 By Edwin J Wilhelm.. Commercial four-player game.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1998-11-30
BosworthThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1998-11-30
. Commercial multiplayer chess variant for two to four players using cards as pieces.

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-12-01
 Author: David  Howe. CARDCHESS. Utilizes the two key elements of card games: four suits and the ability to place cards face down to hide their values. (10x10, Cells: 100)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2018-04-19
Cardinal Super Chess Home PageThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2018-04-19
. Link to company site.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1997-06-09
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Chance Chess. Commercial game: cards determine what piece you can move. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1997-01-22
Chance Chess Co.This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1997-01-22
. Web site.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-01-29
Chaos ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-01-29
. Commercial chess variant with cards that modify chess rules.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-05-27
 Author: David  Howe. Inventor: Khalid  Waheed. ChesK: Risk and Chess CombinationBROKEN LINK!. A combination of the classic chess and Risk.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-10-16
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: ?  denOude. Chess - The Speed Game. Chess on a 5 by 6 board. (5x6, Cells: 30)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2018-08-14
 By Ethan  W. Chess Cubed on SteamThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2018-08-14
 By Ethan  W.. Chess on a Puzzle Cube with standard pieces and rotations.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-10-10
 By Robert J. Bell. Chess Cubic. Chess board is a cube with each side a 4x4 grid. (4x4x6, Cells: 96)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2011-12-31
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Harry  Jackson. Chess Empire. Large four player chess variant. (20x20, Cells: 322)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Will  Eastep. Chess Equalizer dice. Dice with chess symbols.
  • 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: 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: 2004-02-08
 Author: Barry  Yoner. Chess in the Round. 1970's commercial variant that allows turning corners with the Rook and Queen. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-07-01
 Author: Matthew P. Scholle and David A. Mahan. Inventor: David A. Mahan. Chess JesterThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-07-01
 Author: Matthew P. Scholle and David A. Mahan. Inventor: David A. Mahan.. 4-player variant with two new pieces.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-05-22
 Author: James  Trimm. Chess3. Chess-Cubed, a commercial, three level chess game. (8x8x3, Cells: 192)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2018-04-22
 By Kerry  Langford. CHESSAGON. CHESSAGON® is like traditional Chess, but with Triangles, with one new additional piece named the Duke.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1998-05-11
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. CHESSapeak This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1998-05-11
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender.. Website of firm selling four player chess variant. (Cells: 160)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-05-25
ChessMage (tm)BROKEN LINK!. A Living Fantasy Chessworld.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Chessmen-At-Arms. A wargame with chess pieces.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-03-26
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Chessmic. Commercial, expensive, three-dimensional chess from Germany.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1997-01-20
 By David L. Smith. Chex. Cards with pieces form the board.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
cHEXx This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
. Multiplayer chess variant on hexagonal board. (Cells: 211)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2018-05-08
 Author: Ben M Reiniger. Inventor: Peter A. Victor. Choiss. First place your squares, then your pawns, then your pieces, then move.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-11-20
 By Alan  Mattlage and Martin  Mattlage. Circular ChessBROKEN LINK!. Unique circular board. Sells boards, pieces, and software.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2017-11-27
 By Chad W Smith. Colour Chess and LureThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2017-11-27
 By Chad W Smith.. Chess Variant where the board is different every time you play, and you can control what pieces your opponent can move next.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-09-04
 Author: John  Ayer. Inventor: Leonard  Kalich. Courtyard. Combines the ease of learning checkers with the challenge and variety of chess. (10x10, Cells: 100)
  • This item is a game information page
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: 2002-10-10
 By Robert J. Bell. Cube Chess. Chess board is a cube with 4 playable sides, each with a 4x4 grid. (4x4x4, Cells: 64)

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2018-04-01
 By Greg  Shanker. Deception Chess. Each piece has two identities, Cloak and concealed Base.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-12-01
Delta PIThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-12-01
. Commercial chess variant with science fiction theme.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-08-11
 Inventor: Jean  Anesto. DjambiThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-08-11
 Inventor: Jean  Anesto.. Four-player all-against-all game with unusual pieces; also known as Djambi.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Rick  Gillespie and Henry  Rolling. Doubles Chess. Four player chess variant on octagonal board. (Cells: 128)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
Doubles Chess Partnership Ltd This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
. Website of company selling four player chess variant. (Cells: 128)
  • This item is a game information page
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.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2011-12-31
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Lex  Parker. Dragonchess. Commercial large chess variant. (16x10, Cells: 124)

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2011-10-23
 By Jeremy  Lennert. For the Crown. A commercial crossover with deck-building games. (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: 2000-03-06
 Author: Robert  LeRoy. Global Chess. A chess game played on a board composed of two rotating disks. (x2, Cells: 64)

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-11-24
 By Mike  Layfield. Hexes Chess This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-11-24
 By Mike  Layfield.. Link: Hexagonal Chess in 54 hexes, using orthodox pieces. Includes enhanced Pawn movement and castling. The board is elongated.&.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1999-03-16
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. House of KayBROKEN LINK!. Company selling a circular chess board.

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
Icehouse This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
. Set of pyramids you can play several games with, including Martian chess.

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2010-02-10
 Author: Simon Edward Jepps. Jester ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2010-02-10
 Author: Simon Edward Jepps.. The Jester is an 'anon' piece but similar to the 'Fool' - beautiful commercial wooden sets - a must have!
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-10-14
 By James Killian Spratt. Jetan-Sarang This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-10-14
 By James Killian Spratt.. A large variation of Jetan.

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-08-16
 By Jeff  Shaffer. Kaissa This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-08-16
 By Jeff  Shaffer.. Decimal variant developed from descriptions in John Norman's Gor books.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-07-16
 By Robert  Peeples. Kaos: The Game This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-07-16
 By Robert  Peeples.. Multiplayer game on a 7x7 board.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-09-29
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Kings and Pawns. Proprietary game on 8 by 7 board with two types of pieces and no capturing. (7x8, Cells: 56)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-04-28
 By Sidney  LeVasseur. Kings Court This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-04-28
 By Sidney  LeVasseur.. Commercial chess variant on 12 by 8 board based on the historical Courier chess.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2000-01-04
Knightmare Chess. The American version of Tempete sur l'Echiquier.

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-08-11
 Inventor: Jean  Anesto. Machiavellian ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-08-11
 Inventor: Jean  Anesto.. Four-player all-against-all game with unusual pieces; also known as Djambi.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-03-20
 Inventor: Alex  Randolph. Mad Mate This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
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.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1998-04-01
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Mark  Davis. Mark Davis's Chess Designs This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1998-04-01
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Mark  Davis.. With a round chess board.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2012-01-01
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Andrew  Looney. Martian Chess. Two or four player strategic game with chess elements played with Looney piramids. (4x8, Cells: 32)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-01-08
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Hans Theo Frenkel. Metapontum This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-01-08
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Hans Theo Frenkel.. Cooperative chessvariant on hexagonal board.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2011-03-26
 By Francois  Tremblay. Metapontum Peace ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2011-03-26
 By Francois  Tremblay.. Metapontum Peace Chess cooperative chess game.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2012-02-23
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: E. Joseph  Cossman. Military Chess. 19th century commercial chess variant. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-01-24
Millennium Chess This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-01-24
. Commercial variant on 15 by 8 board with almost twice the normal set of pieces.
  • NEW! This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2019-05-23
 Author: Greg  Strong. Inventor: Michael  Corinthios. Ministers Chess. (New!) Commercial variant on a 9x9 board with an extra Queen (called a Minister).
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2005-10-12
 By Jeff  Rients. Mob StrategyThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2005-10-12
 By Jeff  Rients.. Mob Strategy, The Takeover Game, presented by The Game Pile.

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-06-28
 Author: Matt  Arnold. Inventor:   Bandai. Navia Dratp. An upcoming commercial chess variant with collectible, tradable pieces. (7x7, Cells: 49)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-02-17
 By Luc  Queyrel. No-Yes! ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-02-17
 By Luc  Queyrel.. French commercial variant with an element of chance.

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2015-06-07
 By martin  rinab. ObstructionChess. A new chess variant designed to challenge old strategies and improve your chess play with logical and organic obstructions. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2012-01-17
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Official Football Chess. Variant from the 1960's with pieces replaced by football players. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1999-05-08
Omega Chess. Rules for commercial chess variant on board with 104 squares. (12x12, Cells: 104)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 0000-00-00
 Author: Mikk  . Inventor: Shimpei  Sato. Onitama. Cards decide how pieces move, perfect information with no chance beyond setup.

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1999-01-28
Partner Chess This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1999-01-28
. Commercial two and four-player variant on smaller cross-shaped board.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-03-24
 Inventor: Dan  Brown. PIBROKEN LINK!. Commercial multiplayer chess variant for 2 - 12 players.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1999-04-23
 Inventor: Dan  Brown. Pi. Commercial multiplayer chess variant, obtained by putting multiple curved and straight boards together.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2000-02-22
 Author: Dennis  Matheson. Ploy. Strategic Game of Maneuver and Capture, 3M Company - 1970. (9x9, Cells: 81)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-08-23
 Inventor: Jeff  Knight. PlunderChess This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
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.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
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)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2017-11-14
 By Susannah  Thorarinsson. PokerChess. PokerChess is a 2 player board game employing the mechanics of chess and poker.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-11-11
 Author: David  Howe. Proteus: A Chess Army that Changes at your Command! This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-11-11
 Author: David  Howe.. Variant played with 8 dice per side, each side of which has a different Chess piece printed on it.

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-02-27
Quantum Chess This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-02-27
. Commercial variant with new pieces on 10 by 10 and 12 by 12 boards. (10x10, Cells: 100)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-02-08
 Author: Richard  Sullivan. Inventor: Joe  Miccio. Quick Chess. Chess on a 5 by 6 board. (5x6, Cells: 30)

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1999-03-17
Regimental Chess This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 1999-03-17
. Commercial variant. Groups of pieces can form battalions and regiments and move at the same time. (36x16, Cells: 576)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2017-10-21
 Author: Greg  Strong. Inventor: Mark  Woodall. Roman Chess. Commercial chess variant on a 10x10 board with two non-royal kings added.

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-12-14
 Author: David  Howe. Sceptre 1027 A.D.. Large, commercial, multiplayer chess variant. (8x8x9, Cells: 576)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2012-01-01
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Heinrich  Gumpler and Matthias  Schmitt. Schachen - Chess me. Commercial chess variant with board and pieces replaced by cards.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2011-12-27
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Jan  Boogert. Schada - Het Wereld Spel. A crossover between Chess and Draughts from the 1930's. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-05-25
 Author: Alberto  Giusti. Inventor: Alessio  Cavatore. Shuuro. Large variant where you build your own army. (12x12, Cells: 144)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
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)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-02-28
 Author: Fergus  Duniho and David  Howe. Inventor: Perry  Grant. Smess. British name of Smess, a Parker Brothers game in which arrows on squares determine the directions pieces may move. (7x8, Cells: 56) (Recognized!)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2018-01-05
 By Mark  Bates. Sovereign Chess. Ten neutral armies can be activated on this 16 x 16 board. (16x16, Cells: 256)
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It was last modified on: 2001-09-29
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Space Chess. Three dimensional commercial chess variant. (8x8x3, Cells: 192)
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It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 Author: Mark  Thompson. Inventor:   Dice Corporation. Stealth Chess. Commercial game with elements from Chess and from Stratego. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
Steeple Chess This item is a game information page
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It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
. Crossover between race game and chess.
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It was last modified on: 2008-11-05
 Author: Alan  Cartwright. Inventor: Alan  Cartwright and Alastair  Taft. StrategiChess Adobe Acrobat file. Large multi-player, multi-board chess variant. (14x14, Cells: 196)
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It was last modified on: 2008-11-05
 Author: Alan  Cartwright. Inventor: Alan  Cartwright and Alastair  Taft. StrategiChess II Adobe Acrobat file. Large, multi-player, mult-board variant with new piece types. (14x14, Cells: 196)
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It was last modified on: 2001-03-26
 Author: Jonathan  Alden and Mark  Hummel. Strato Chess. Information (no rules) about a quarter-century old three dimensional chess variant. (8x8x3, Cells: 192)
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It was last modified on: 2002-01-17
 Author: Jean-Louis  Cazaux. Inventor: Robert  Montay-Marsais. Stratomic. Decimal variant with a nuclear missile piece. (10x10, Cells: 100)
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It was last modified on: 2003-09-14
 By Ed  Ginsberg. Super Chess III Text file. Big proprietary game with archers and cyclopses. (10x10, Cells: 100)
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It was last modified on: 2000-12-10
 Inventor: Rolf W. Jacobson. Superchess. Four-handed chess game playable by two or four players. (Cells: 148)
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It was last modified on: 2001-07-26
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Henk  van Haeringen. Superchess and Monarch. Booklet in English and Dutch and book in Dutch about large chess variants with fantasy pieces.

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It was last modified on: 2003-02-28
 Author: Fergus  Duniho and David  Howe. Inventor: Perry  Grant. Take the Brain. British name of Smess, a Parker Brothers game in which arrows on squares determine the directions pieces may move. (7x8, Cells: 56) (Recognized!)
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It was last modified on: 2000-01-04
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Pierre  Clequin. Tempete sur l'Echiquier. Pack of cards that change chess rules when played. French original version of Knightmare Chess. Lots of fun.
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It was last modified on: 2003-09-09
 Author: Daniel  Thibault and Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Don  Green. Tic-Tac-check. Get four chesspieces in a row on a 4 by 4 board. (4x4, Cells: 16)
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It was last modified on: 2012-01-01
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Tile Chess This item is a game information page
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It was last modified on: 2012-01-01
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender.. Commercial chess variant, published by Steve Jackson Games.
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It was last modified on: 2002-07-04
 By James  Ernest. Tishai. Played on a 7x7 board with 2 sideboards. (7x7, Cells: 49)
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It was last modified on: 2001-05-08
Touchdown chess This item is a game information page
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It was last modified on: 2001-05-08
. Win by scoring touchdowns: move your pieces across the goal line in this commercial chess variant.
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It was last modified on: 2002-09-16
 By Matt  Seabury. Treyshah. A commercial three-player hexagonal variant with 23 pieces a side. (Cells: 210)
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It was last modified on: 2002-02-19
Trigon Chess This item is a game information page
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It was last modified on: 2002-02-19
. Three-player chess and checkers on various shaped boards.
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It was last modified on: 2005-06-06
 Author: Onno  Garms. Troja. Commercially sold game where pieces can be stacked. (8x8, Cells: 64)

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It was last modified on: 2002-02-08
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. War Chest This item is a game information page
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It was last modified on: 2002-02-08
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender.. Customizable fantasy board game.
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It was last modified on: 2000-10-08
World War Chess This item is a game information page
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It was last modified on: 2000-10-08
. Commercial variant with pieces more suited to a war game.

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It was last modified on: 2012-01-21
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Herbert  Schuetzdeller. Zebulon. German commercial game with bluffing with chess pieces and connection forming. (7x7)
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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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