The Chess Variant Pages

Play Chess Variants with Jocly

Jocly is a platform that uses JavaScript, HTML5, and WebGL to play (or enable the play of)* board games online. It may be adapted to support new games, and it may be used to embed games on webpages. This makes it useful for playing Chess variants on this site. You may use Jocly here to play various Chess variants against your computer in your web browser.

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1 'Orthodox chess' entry listed 1 'Three dimensional' entry listed
8 'Large board' entries listed 2 'Small board' entries listed
2 'From ancient times' entries listed 1 'Board with hexagonal shaped cells' entry listed
1 'Circular shaped board' entry listed 1 'Xiangqi, or Xiangqi-based' entry listed

Total items listed: 17

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*Although Jocly also supports playing games against other people online, that works only on their website. If you're looking to play Chess variants against other people on this site, we have Game Courier for that.

Written by Fergus Duniho
WWW Page Created: 16 April 2016.