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Zillions of Games file for Bank Chess

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This is a zip file of a rules file for Zillions of Games and its accompanying graphics. Zillions of Games is a Windows program that will let you play any puzzle or strategy board game you can feed it the rules and graphics for.

Instructions on downloading this Zillions file:

  • Download the .zip file
  • Extract the contents of the .zip file to your Zillions of Games folder
  • Be sure to keep the folder structure intact when you extract the files.

Bank Chess is a Zillions-of-Games file. It is categorized as: Orthodox chess, .

Author: Karl Scherer. Inventor: Karl Scherer and Denis van Straten.



Object: Checkmate the opponent's King.
Put your assets on the bank for later use!
Any piece apart from the king may be stored outside the board and re-inserted at any later time.
To reinstate a piece, just click on an off-board piece.
The re-insertion of pieces adds a lot of excitement and drama.
Variant 4: Swap variant. You can only place one piece outside the board at any time.
Variants 2, 3, 5, 6 : Every second move must be a standard chess move.
Four Half-Standard Variants invented by Denis Van Straten.

This game first posted at Zillions of Games,;id=84


Other Information

The board used for this game has 8 row(s), 8 column(s), 64 cells/squares.
This game is a 2 player game.
Invented in the year 2000. [1999-2001]. [1995-2005].

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