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Zillions of Games file for Zip Chess

Download Instructions

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.

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

Author: Gary Baydo. Inventor: Clifford Merry.


This game was designed for greater speed and to eliminate White's opening advantage. After White's first move, Pawns may advance any distance down a vacant file. En passant captures may be made on any square passed. <p> From Pritchard's <u>Encyclopedia of Chess Variants</u>.

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.

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