The Chess Variant Pages

Recent versions of Chrome, Firefox, and Edge do not support Java. Internet Explorer and Safari should still support it. Besides that, recent versions of Java will block this script unless you add to your Java exceptions list. You should find this in the Security tab of your Java control panel.

Pawn Progression Chess

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

Origins unknown. Here the pawns move as knights on their fifth ranks, bishops on their sixth ranks, rooks on their sevenths ranks, and queens on their eighth ranks. I disallowed en passant capturing.

Pawn Progression

Chess Variants

These are simple illustrations rather than strong opponents.

Bug Reports -- Thank you! Keep them coming!

Written by Ed Friedlander

WWW Page Added: Sunday, December 30, 2001