The Chess Variant Pages

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Grasshopper Chess

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

The grasshopper, invented by T R Dawson, must jump a unit in order to move. J Boyer invented this variant in the 1950's.

Hans Bodlaender's Chess Variants
Hans Bodlaender's Chess Applet

Ed's 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