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Great Chess

Click on one of the buttons below for a Great Chess preset that enforces the rules and spots check, checkmate, and stalemate.

Abstract pieces
Fullsize board as HTML table

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70% reduced JPG board
Maple and walnut squares

The following is the old Great Chess preset. It does not enforce any rules.

Written by Fergus Duniho
WWW Page Created: 23 January 2002.