The Chess Variant Pages

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Dynasty Chess

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

Capture both king and queen. When they are adjacent, each moves as queen. When they are separate, each moves as knight. When one is gone, the other moves as king.

Game by Tony Paletta.

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