The Chess Variant Pages

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Assassin Chess

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Keys "s"=save "l"=load "b"=back once

Jed Stone, 1982. Win by checkmating the last piece (not pawn). Capturing is compulsory, and performed as in Rifle Chess. Pawns move one square orthogonally and do not capture. Only kings and knights can capture pawns.

Chess Variants

These are simple illustrations rather than strong opponents.

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Written by Ed Friedlander

WWW Page Added: Sunday, June 27, 2002 

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Author: Ed Friedlander. Inventor: Jed Stone.


Assassin Chess. Shoot chess without royalty and with pawns that cannot be shot by line movers.

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First Created: Saturday, August 17th, 2002
Last Modified: Saturday, August 17th, 2002
File Timestamp: Wed, 14 Jul 2021 17:37:54 -0400
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