The Chess Variant Pages

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Circe Chess

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

Pierre Monreal, 1967. A captured unit is replaced on its square of origin if it is unoccupied. Rook and Knight are assumed to have begun on the square of matching color. I programmed this so that the fifty move rule applies unless a capture actually removes a unit.

Chess Variants

These are simple illustrations rather than strong opponents.

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Written by Ed Friedlander

WWW Page Added: Sunday, December 30, 2001