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Guard Chess (Variant)

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

No piece, if guarded by a piece other than the king, may be taken or exchanged.

This is a variant on Valdskak in which pieces guarded by the king are also immune from attack.

Guard Chess

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