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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2005-12-16
 By (zzo38) A.  Black. 2Choice Chess. You can tell opponent which pieces he can move. (8x8, Cells: 64)

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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-10-05
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Almost chess. One queen has combined rook and knight moves. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-04-15
 By M  Winther. Alpaca 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 weak but interesting Alpaca, which hops one or two steps rookwise (with zrf).
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2005-01-22
 By Fabrice  Liardet. Ambiguous Chess. A modest variant, similar to Refusal Chess. (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)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-04-30
 By M  Winther. Arrangement ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-04-30
 By M  Winther.. The players take turns to relocate the king and the queen, thus enhancing opening ramification (with zrf).

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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-09-11
 By Charles  Daniel. Capture the Scepter. Checkmate the king or capture the scepter located on opposing king's home square. Features extra-mobile sliding pawns. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2010-04-21
 By Jeremy  Gardiner. Capture-the-King. Missing description (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-03-01
 Author: Éric  Angelini. CastleChess. White must prevent black from castling. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2005-09-18
 By John Kipling Lewis. Castling in Chess 960. New castling rules for Fischer Random Chess. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-04-22
 By Adrian  Alvarez de la Campa. Centaur Chess. Pieces move backwards as Knight. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-09-07
 Author: Johan  Richter. Center of Attention. In addition to regular rules, win by moving your King to a center square. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-03-15
 By Abdul-Rahman  Sibahi. CGNP chess. A game with Knightly Pawns. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
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 belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-07-21
 By (zzo38) A.  Black. Chess with Quantum Bishops. Bishops move orthogonally along both paths and end up where a normal bishop would end up. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-07-30
 By Calvin Jack Pomerantz. Chess960.comThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-07-30
 By Calvin Jack Pomerantz.. Talk about Chess960 with other members.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-11-05
Combo Modern Day Chess. Guard replaces the Queen. (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 belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-04-30
 By M  Winther. Configuration ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-04-30
 By M  Winther.. Some pieces are rearranged before play begins, thus enhancing opening ramification (with zrf).
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-01-31
 By Evan  Koch. Cotati Chess. Promotion of a Pawn wins the game. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2005-04-21
 Inventor: Matthew  Chrzaszcz and Derek  Mota. Crown Prince Chess. One Knight on each side is replaced by a Crown Prince. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2018-05-31
 Author: Ben M Reiniger. Crushed Chess. After every 10 turns, the perimeter disappears.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2013-07-22
 By Adrian  Alvarez de la Campa. Czech Chess. Drop pawns by checking the King. (8x8, Cells: 64)

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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-02-07
 By Michael D. Davis. Davis Variation of Suicide Chess. Win by checkmate or by loosing your pieces. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-02-21
 By Ronald  Drinning. Deployment. The initial setup of the pieces is open but hidden from the other player. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2017-09-11
 By Joel  . Diagonal pawn chess. Pawns always move diagonally, whether capturing or not.
  • 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. Inventor: Henk  Breugem. The Disguised King. Unknown pawn becomes royal piece. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-08-01
 Author: Charles  Daniel. Displacement Chess 2. The most logical step for the evolution of standard Chess: flexible castling and interchange of king and queen for one side. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2001-01-04
 By Michael D. Ward. Drawless Chess. Simple rules are added to make draws impossible. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2012-05-02
 By (zzo38) A.  Black. Duplication Chess. Twice per game, move a piece with duplication. (8x8, Cells: 64)

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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2017-10-21
 By Bogdan  Penkovsky. echess. (Micro) Evolutionary CHESS game.
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2016-08-31
 By Aurelian  Florea. Enep. An experimental variant with enhanced knights and an extra pawn. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-09-07
 By Jörg  Knappen. Exhausted King. Win by giving permanent check. . (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: 2010-06-15
 By Daniil  Frolov. Hecatomb promotion. Missing description (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-11-12
 Author: Jörg  Knappen. Hoppel-Poppel. Modest divergent variant where Knights capture like Bishops and Bishops capture like Knights. (8x8, Cells: 64)

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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-05-24
 Author: Jeremy Gabriel Good. Inventor: Jeremy Gabriel Good. Ibu Ibu Chess. Introduces the concept of a King's entourage, making King powerful and protected. (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: 2007-06-13
 By Abdul-Rahman  Sibahi. Kings. A modest variant with more than one king. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-09-14
 By John  Smith. Knight-Riding Chess. Missing description (8x8, Cells: 64)

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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2010-08-19
 By Daniil  Frolov. Landing force shogi. Missing description (9x9, Cells: 81)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2013-01-08
 By (zzo38) A.  Black. Latrumcolorum Chess. Piece caught between two opponent pieces is moved by him. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-02-08
 Author: John  Ayer. Inventor: Hugo  Legler. Legler's Chess. Modest 1926 variant using an Archbishop and a Chancellor. (8x8, Cells: 64)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-04-21
 By Gary K. Gifford. Levitating Kings. Kings can levitate orthagonally or diagonally over a line of friendly pieces. (8x8, Cells: 64)

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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-04-10
 By Rich  Hutnik. Near Chess. This is a variant of Skirmish Chess designed to be friendlier to newbies. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-04-19
 By Rich  Hutnik. Near vs Normal Chess. This version pits pieces of Near Chess vs those of normal chess (FIDE). (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2011-02-09
 By M  Winther. Neoteric ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2011-02-09
 By M  Winther.. Pieces are swapped before play begins. An external piece is introduced (with zrf).
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-10-02
 By Charles  Daniel. Ninjutsu (Claustrophobia 2). The fierce double capture leaping pieces: the Ninja Warriors and the Ninja Guards can promote to Insane Ninja Knights! (8x5, Cells: 46)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-12-03
 By Charles  Daniel. No Limit Bet Chess. A gambling multi-move chess variant played with dice that allows players to place bets on each 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: 2016-11-14
 By Jörg  Knappen. Sai squad. A very experimental army for Chess with different armies, featuring the Sai (Bishop-Quintessence compound). (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: John  Gallicano. Self Eliminator. You are allowed to take your own pieces. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2005-08-26
 By Devin  . Showdown Chess. No draws permitted. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-05-07
 By John Kipling Lewis. Simplified Chess. Missing description (8x7, Cells: 56)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2018-05-08
 By Michiel  Tas. Simplified chess. Simple subset of the chess rules. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-04-09
 Author: Rich  Hutnik. Inventor: Tony  Paletta. Skirmish Chess. Tony Paletta Modest proposal as separate link for discussion. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2017-02-26
 By Stephane  Burkhart. SquireKnight. Squire Knight combines Knight and Forward/Backward Pawn like moves. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2010-08-18
 By Daniil  Frolov. Stalemate chess. Missing description (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
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 belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-10-12
 By Adrian  Alvarez de la Campa. Steward Chess. Kings are able to "crown" pieces, giving them extra moves. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
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 belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-02-07
 By Michael D. Davis. Suicide Chess, Davis Variation. Win by checkmate or by loosing your pieces. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-03-12
 By Adrian  Alvarez de la Campa. Swapmate Chess. Pieces have "mates" which they can swap places with. (8x8, Cells: 64)

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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-11-19
 By Jörg  Knappen. Teutonic Knight"s Chess. Played on an oblong board with rarely used pieces: The teutonic knight, the archchancellor and the crown princess. (8x10, Cells: 80)
  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2015-10-27
 By Kevin  Pacey. Throne ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2015-10-27
 By Kevin  Pacey.. Same game as chess, except playing King to K8 wins too, by Thronemate.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2015-10-01
 By Brady  . Trade Chess. Captured pieces can be dropped, with restrictions. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-12-06
 By Mark  Thompson. Trampoline Chess. Each player has a Trampoline that allows friendly pieces to make a second move. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-04-18
 Author: M  Winther. Inventor: Paul  Byway. Troitzky ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-04-18
 Author: M  Winther. Inventor: Paul  Byway.. Troitzky Chess by Paul Byway, standard pieces on irregular board (with zrf).

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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-02-26
 By Adrian  Alvarez de la Campa. Undecided Chess. Undecided Pawns can change into pieces by moving like them. (8x8, Cells: 64)

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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2012-11-10
 By M  Winther. Variable ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2012-11-10
 By M  Winther.. A light piece is first moved outside the board. From there it can be introduced at any time via an empty square (with zrf).
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
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 belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2018-06-28
 By Dmitrii  Vavulin. Vavulin Creative Chess. Before the start of the game, every player, creates up with one rule for both players, which operates the whole game.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2018-07-14
 By RICHARD  BIELE. VERO ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2018-07-14
 By RICHARD  BIELE.. Standard chess with a twist.

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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2015-03-17
 By H. G.  Muller. Werewolf Chess. An nearly invincible, but bribable Werewolf replaces the Queen. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
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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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2012-11-03
 By (zzo38) A.  Black. Withdrawing Chess. Any piece can withdraw from other pieces to capture them. (8x8, Cells: 64)

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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2010-02-10
 By Jörg  Knappen. Zabel-Schach. A modest chess variant with an alternative pawn, the Zabel pawn. (8x8, Cells: 64)


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