The Chess Variant Pages



Check out Marseillais Chess, our featured variant for February, 2024.

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Mrs. Graycheck's Chess

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

My assistant Tom Demark MD remembers that when he was in third grade in Independence, Missouri, his teacher Mrs. Graycheck taught the class to play chess, and organized a tournament. Tom was the strongest player. In this classroom, pawns promoted only to pieces already captured. (If there was none available, I have assumed that the pawn never promoted.) This must have been implemented to prevent borrowing from other sets, which would have left some with missing queens.

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