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  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-10-02
 Author: Jeremy Gabriel Good. Inventor: Edward  Jackman. 007 Chess. 007 Chess involves three move per turn, including one of your opponent's pieces.

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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-08-31
 Author: Jeremy Gabriel Good. Inventor: Johan  Richter. Center of Attention. FIDE Chess but with an additional winning condition: Move your king unchecked into a center square.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-03-19
 By Abdul-Rahman  Sibahi. CGNP chess. A game with Knightly Pawns.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2005-02-20
 Author: Tony  Quintanilla. Inventor: Danielle  Allen. Chasm Chess. Berolina Pawns, reflecting Bishop and Queen, and a chasm in the board!
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-05-09
 Author: Jeremy Gabriel Good. Chess on the Rainbows. Six different colors light up the board. You have to keep a piece on each color throughout...
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-05-07
 Author: Jeremy Gabriel Good. Inventor: Dan  Troyka. Cleopatra Chess. Dan Troyka game, similar to Benedict Chess but with only one color-changing piece. Cleopatra "seduces" any piece she sees.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-05-17
 By Jose  Carrillo. Contemporary Random Chess. Missing description
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-08-03
 Author: Jeremy Gabriel Good. Inventor: Vernon Rylands Parton. Contramatic Chess. This king can walk right into check! The goal for this king is to get checkmated.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2005-02-02
 Author: Antoine  Fourrière. Cylindrical Chess. Sides of the board are supposed to be connected.

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  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-05-17
 By Jeremy Gabriel Good. Fabulous Flying Kittens. Toroidally interwoven board using same number of squares and pieces as FIDE Chess.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2007-08-03
 Author: Jeremy Gabriel Good. Inventor: Ralph  Betza. Fifo Chess. Multiple Occupier game where rule is that first one there is first one to be captured and to leave. "First In, First Out".
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2009-06-06
 Author: Jeremy Gabriel Good. Inventor: Joe  Joyce. Fluid Chess. Pieces can move into (or through or out of and into again) friendly pieces ("into" up to compounds).

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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-05-24
 By Jeremy Gabriel Good. Ibu Ibu Chess. Ibu Ibu Chess in which the king's entourage protects it from Ubi-Ubis.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-10-26
 By Gary K. Gifford. Indistinguishable Chess. All pawns and pieces appear the same in color and size, for both sides. The board has no 'dark' squares.

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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-07-24
 By M  Winther. Magicpawns Chess. Any piece can move to friendly pawn and change place with it. Pawns thus become more dynamic and pieces less constrained.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2016-12-29
 Author: Jose  Carrillo. Makruk. Play the traditional Chess variant of Thailand on Game Courier.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-05-12
 By Jose  Carrillo. MRC64. Modern Random Chess 64.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-07-23
 By Calvin Jack Pomerantz. Multiple of 10 Checkmate. Variant where you can only checkmate or be checkmated on move 10, 20, 30, ect..

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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-03-17
 Author: Tony  Quintanilla and Fergus  Duniho. Inventor: 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.

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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-06-23
 Author: Jeremy Gabriel Good and Adrian  Alvarez de la Campa. Rotation Chess. Every ten moves, switch sides with your opponent. How might you prepare for the demise of the pieces you are playing?
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-05-23
 Author: Jeremy Gabriel Good. Inventor: Gary K. Gifford. Royal Magician's Chess. King and special magician piece earn the right to drop pieces when they venture out to the fourth, fifth and sixth ranks!
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-07-10
 By Jeremy Gabriel Good. Royal Pawn Chess. Same as FIDE Chess, except the pawns in front of the kings are royal, meaning the object is to checkmate them and not the king.

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  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-10-30
 Author: Roberto  Lavieri and Tony  Quintanilla. Inventor: Roberto  Lavieri. Zone X. Chess with a special central Zone, a new piece, and new moves.


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1 'Four or more dimensional' entry listed 1 'Large board' entry listed
2 'Small board' entries listed 1 'Three or more players' entry listed
1 'Uses dice' entry listed 1 'Unorthodox shaped board' entry listed
1 'Board with hexagonal shaped cells' entry listed 2 'Circular shaped board' entries listed
1 'In a category all its own' entry listed 2 'Chess combined with some other game or sport' entries listed
1 'Xiangqi, or Xiangqi-based' entry listed 1 'Shogi, or Shogi-based' entry listed

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