The Chess Variant Pages

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Warlord Chess

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Knights move one square orthogonally and then at least one diagonally in a direction away from its starting position. They do not jump. This is the "gryphon"'s move from other chess variants.

Queens move like this or as regular bishops.

Game by Tony Paletta.

Simple Chess Variants

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