The Chess Variant Pages

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Dead Square Chess

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

Jason Shields, 1995. Capturing a unit destroys both units, the square, and all adjacent units. There is no en passant capturing.

Dead Square Chess
Dead Square Chess. My applet is also used here, with my permission and approval.

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