The Chess Variant Pages

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Recruiter Chess

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

Capturing units recruit enemy neighbors if the capturing unit or captured unit is of equal or higher rank. Units adjacent to their king do not convert.

"Cowardly Crew" was the name given by the variant's inventor, Terry H. Jones (1997).

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