This page contains one or more presets for playing a game online with Game Courier, an online server for playing Chess variants by correspondence.ZigZag Madness is a 10x10 board chess variant that features 2 new exotic pieces: the ZigZag Bishop and the ZigZag Rook,
The ZigZag Bishop controls all adjacent diagonals except adjacent squares and any square that is a knight's move away.
Similarly, the ZigZag Rook controls adjacent files and ranks with the same caveat.
Otherwise, the rules are exactly as in orthodox chess except for: Flexible castling (King can castle by moving 1, 2 or 3 (or 4 on Q-side) spaces towards rook, modified and faster movement of the standard pawns and associated extended en-passant rules.
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By Charles Daniel.
Web page created: 2008-11-21. Web page last updated: 2008-11-21