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Bankhouse Chess

If you had a Java-capable browser, you could play Bankhouse Chess here.
Keys "s"=save "l"=load "b"=back once

David Moeser 1971. Ransom your own captured pieces, or bribe your opponent's captured pieces to change sides. Thanks to Dale Hawthorne for help with the debugging.

Chess Variants

These are simple illustrations rather than strong opponents.

Bug Reports -- Thank you! Keep them coming!

Written by Ed Friedlander


WWW Page Added: Sunday, December 30, 2001