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Dynamic Bastardo

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

Like Bastardo but you load your pieces initially. No loading into check, or checking another during the loading phase. I have not figured out what to do when somebody cannot place a piece during the loading phase.

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