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  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-12-25
 Author: Jeremy Gabriel Good. Inventor: Stefanos  Pantazis. Andernach. The capturing piece changes colors.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-09-28
 By Fergus  Duniho. Assimilation Chess. Play this variant in which pieces assimilate the powers of captured pieces.

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  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-09-28
 By Fergus  Duniho. Bedlam. Play this hybrid of Fusion Chess, Metamorph Chess, and Chessgi.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-05-03
 Author: Antoine  Fourrière. Inventor: Gianluca  Vecchi. Brotherhood Chess. A piece cannot capture one of its own kind.

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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-07-19
 By M  Winther. Cannonrider Chess. The Cannonrider moves differently depending on square colour: on white squares as a Nightrider; else as a Chinese Cannon.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-11-08
 Author: Fergus  Duniho. Chessgi. Play this hybrid of Chess and Shogi.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-12-25
 By Dan  Troyka. Connected Chess. Pieces are removed when they are no longer adjacent to any other piece.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-11-08
 Author: Fergus  Duniho. Crazyhouse. Play this two-player version of Bughouse. (Recognized!)

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  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-08-03
 By Adrian  Alvarez de la Campa. Dead Ringers Chess. Double chess game with twin pieces that are captured simultaneously.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-08-16
 By George William Duke. Dice Mate Chess. No capture; checkmate only happens if roll of the dice is favorable.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-07-22
 By Gary K. Gifford. Doppelganger BordahBee. A combination of BordahBee and Doppelganger Chess.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-06-22
 By Gary K. Gifford. Doppelganger Chess. Pieces have their "doubles" (Doppelgangers). Capture an opponent's piece to make both disappear... uses a FIDE chess set.

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  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2004-12-02
 Author: Antoine  Fourrière. Inventor: Michael  Nelson. Fugue. Based on Ultima and Rococo this game has pieces that capture in unusual ways.

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  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-07-03
 By M  Winther. Gunnery Chess. Cannon pawns can leap over friendly piece and explode an enemy piece on the same file.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-07-07
 By M  Winther. Gunnery Chess (with Scorpions). The Scorpion pawns have the additional capability of cannon-like moves. Very advanced. Only recommendable to grandmasters!

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  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-06-16
 By Gary K. Gifford. Hexagonal Hole Chess. A hexagonal variant of Hole Chess. Engineers can move holes and barriers. Teleporters can relocate enemy pieces.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-07-03
 By M  Winther. Hopper-Elk Chess. Pieces can hop over an enemy pawn and land directly behind it. The Elk moves differently depending on square colour.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2008-11-26
 Author: Fergus  Duniho. Inventor: John  Leslie. Hostage Chess. Play this Chessgi-like game in which no pieces change sides. (Recognized!)

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  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-11-11
 Author: Tony  Quintanilla and Laila W. Stefan. Inventor: Laila W. Stefan. Imposter Chess. Play this game! Exchange captured pieces in order to move Kings in different ways.

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  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2018-07-28
 Author: Kevin  Pacey. Replacement Chess. Replace your opponent's men on the board after you capture them.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2011-01-23
 By M  Winther. Revised Chess. A revision of Fide-chess: a pawn on the seventh rank can also capture forwards. Makes chess much less drawish (with zrf).
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2018-07-28
 Author: Kevin  Pacey. Inventor: W. B.  Seabrook. Rifle Chess. Take a move to capture an enemy piece without moving the capturing piece.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-08-02
 By M  Winther. Royal CannonChess. Pieces next to the king can capture forwards by a cannon leap.
  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-09-28
 Author: Tony  Quintanilla and Peter  Aronson. Inventor: Peter  Aronson. Ruddigore Chess. Play this Chessgi variant where you can capture your own pieces, and every other turn you must capture or sacrifice a piece!

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  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-09-28
 By Fergus  Duniho. Thunder Chess. Play this hybrid of Fusion, Assimilation, and Metamorph Chess.
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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2005-06-18
 Author: Antoine  Fourrière. Inventor: Roberto  Lavieri. Toccata. A hexagonal variant inspired of Maxima.

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  • This item is a play-by-email page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-02-08
 Author: Antoine  Fourrière and Fergus  Duniho. Inventor: Robert  Abbott. Ultima. Game where each type of piece has a different capturing ability. (Recognized!)


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

Total items listed: 36

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