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Shafran's Hexagonal Chess

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

By the Soviet geologist Isaak Grigor'evich Shafran. For now, pawns promote only to queens.

Shafran's Hexagonal Chess
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These are simple illustrations rather than strong opponents.

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WWW Page Added: April 1, 2003 


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Credits

Author: Ed Friedlander. Inventor: Isaak Grigorevich Shafran.

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This item is a Java program
It belongs to categories: Two dimensional, Board with hexagonal shaped cells
It was last modified on: 2002-09-05
 Author: Ed  Friedlander. Inventor: Isaak Grigorevich Shafran. Shafran's Hexagonal Chess. A classic hexagonal variant from Russia.
Mark Thompson wrote on 2004-02-24 EST
There is a zrf for Shafran's Hexagonal Chess. It's on the Zillions site listed under 'Hexagonal Chess.'

Ben Good wrote on 2004-02-23 EST
this looks like an interesting game, and i've had several conversations where people mention it, yet surprisingly there is no cv.com page for it other than this one. i'd really like to see somebody make a zillions zrf for it.

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