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  • This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-09-13
 By Michael  Nelson. Pocket Mutation Chess. Take one of your pieces off the board, maybe change it, keep it in reserve, and drop it on the board later. (8x8, Cells: 64) (Recognized!)


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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2018-04-10
 By James  Gryphon. Amalgamated Chess. Incorporates some aspects of historical variants, but uses only usual equipment. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2002-03-02
 By Ralph  Betza. Archoniclastic Chess. Pieces are augmented on squares of their color. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-11-22
 By Omar  Syed and Aamir  Syed. ArimaaThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-11-22
 By Omar  Syed and Aamir  Syed.. Uses same equipment as Chess, but designed to be difficult for computers.
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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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  • This item is a game information page
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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: 2009-07-14
 By Adam  Goss. Chameleon Chess Redux. Missing description (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2005-02-20
 Author: Danielle  Allen Inventor: Danielle  Allen. Chasm Chess. Berolina Pawns, reflecting Bishop and Queen, and a chasm in the board! (8x8, Cells: 64)
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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)
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It was last modified on: 2004-08-29
 By Peter E. Leyva. Chess Is Wild. Pieces acquire special moves in the inner 16 squares. (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: 2005-08-30
 By David  Fisher. Gladiator Chess. Missing description (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It was last modified on: 2003-01-17
 By Ralph  Betza. Greener Chess. The grass is always greener on the other side of the fence -- and your pieces are stronger there too. (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: 2006-01-17
 By João Pedro Neto. Hop Chess. The same as FIDE chess plus a special piece called the hopper. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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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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  • This item is a game information page
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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: 2001-09-29
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Inventor: Bruce  Zimov. Lumberjack. Pieces move depending on the column they are on. (8x8, Cells: 64)

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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-09-13
 By Michael  Nelson. Pocket Mutation Chess. Take one of your pieces off the board, maybe change it, keep it in reserve, and drop it on the board later. (8x8, Cells: 64) (Recognized!)

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It was last modified on: 0000-00-00
 By Simon Edward Jepps. QheszThis item is a game information page
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It was last modified on: 0000-00-00
 By Simon Edward Jepps.. Aesthetically similar to Omega Chess but dynamically very different, with an evolved "Wxyzaerd" piece.
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It was last modified on: 2014-03-17
 By Patrik  Hedman. Quarter Chess. Missing description (8x8, Cells: 64)

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It was last modified on: 2013-07-21
 By Adrian  Alvarez de la Campa. Random Wormhole Chess. Introduces "wormholes" and "toroidal" movement in a fun and manageable way. (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: 2002-11-20
 By Ralph  Betza. Zero Relay Chess. Pieces can occcupy the same square and then relay their powers to each other. (8x8, Cells: 64)
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-10-30
 By Roberto  Lavieri. Zone X. Chess with a special central Zone, a new piece, and new moves. (8x8, Cells: 64)


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