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Rules, information, and links for games that are a variant of chess: three-dimensional chess games,multiplayer chess variants, historic chess variants, oriental variants, and many more. Look here also for some programs and a chess font.

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    blog.hartwork.org Hartwork Blog » Chinese Chess (Xiangqi) for “western” people

    Hartwork Blog. Chinese Chess (Xiangqi) for “western” people 2009-04-22. Browse by Categories. Blogroll. Meta. Leave a Reply. Asian symbol pieces can make entering Chinise Chess (Xiangqi) unnecessarily difficult for non-asian people. To ease things up a bit using “western” pieces can help, especia... Read article

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    exeterchessclub.org.uk Storm on a chessboard | Exeter Chess Club

    Some of these variants do require you to re-think strategy from scratch, so I don't think that is going to be a problem for most people and certainly not for Hans, or whoever wrote the review for Chess Variants, who devote a lot of time and energy celebrating the diversity of such variants. The d... Read article

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    paizo.com Paizo.com - Age of Worms Adventure Path: Dragon Chess rules needed! Archives are gone!

    Allustan and Lazare) higher bonuses - my PCs are 2nd level, and the active dragonchess player has a modifier of +12 or so. These rules really should be put in a more permanent location. Lilith? So I read Gary Gygax's rules online for Dragonchess (it all reminded me greatly of 3-d chess from Star ... Read article

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    jrients.blogspot.com Jeffs Gameblog: my fellow Americans: remember Chazz?

    I couldn't tell you how many Chessvariants.org pages reference this work. I've never read Prtichard cover-to-cover but it's the sort of oddball tome I love to flip around in. Yesterday I found an interesting item in the Addenda. The variant Chazz is described as a pretty straightforward varian... Read article

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    brainking.info Requests of new games - BrainKing.info - the BrainKing game site knowledge base

    Mostly because we have several communities which prefer their favourite game - backgammon fans want more backgammon variants , chess enthusiasts recommend interesting articles from the ChessVariants.org site, checkers players are waiting for international checkers and many national variants of th... Read article

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    games.groups.yahoo.com Chessvariants : Chess Variants

    Chessvariants: Chess Variants All members can post messages Email attachments are not permitted Members can hide email address Listed in directory Home Most Recent Messages Posted - Mon Apr 11, 2011 5:34 am Posted - Wed Mar 16, 2011 5:40 pm com's "Raumschach starting position diagram" as they are... Read article

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    groups.yahoo.com Chessvariants : Chess Variants

    Chessvariants: Chess Variants Questions in Games & Recreation > Board Games. Home. Want to help answer other questions? Go to Yahoo! Answers. Group Information. Yahoo! Groups Tips. Best of Y! Groups. Activity within 7 days:. Description. Most Recent Messages. Message History. Group Email Addresse... Read article

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    reddit.com [variant #2] Tornado Chess : chessvariants

    Chessvariants This is one of the games I came up with back then. The concept is simple, but it adds a little twist that will blow your mind. variant #2: Tornado Chess concept: The 4 center squares e4-d4-d5-e5 rotate (clockwise) after every move. This tornado only affects the center of the board, ... Read article

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    schwartztronica.wordpress.com Checkmate by Checkers « Christopher Schwartz's Weblog

    Christopher Schwartz's Weblog. Checkmate by Checkers. Rate this:. Share this:. Like this:. 7 Responses to “Checkmate by Checkers”. Leave a Reply Cancel reply. There are a lot of Chess variants out there, some very wild like Cirondo . Yet, so far it seems no one has ever thought to combine the “Gr... Read article

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    allaboutchess.blogspot.com All About Chess: Chess Variants: Shatranj

    All About Chess. Wednesday, October 01, 2008. All About Chess Headline Animator. Entrecard. Chess Stores and Merchandise. Series in this Blog. Click Here to Get Ask2Link. Related Websites. Followers. Chess Sites. Blogroll. Get In Touch. AdBrite referral. Blog Archive. Add To. Search This Blog. Ch... Read article

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    dir.yahoo.com Variants < Chess in the Yahoo! Directory

    Yahoo! reviewed these sites and found them related to Chess > Variants Chess > Variants. Directory > Recreation > Games > Board Games > Chess > Variants. Read article

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    chessbanter.com What is "chess"? - ChessBanter

    Some people think that chess is equal to Fide-chess. But Fide-chess is merely one among many chess variants, the most popular being Xiangqi (Chinese Chess) http://hem.passagen.se/melki9/chinesechess.ht What is "chess"? Read article

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    shogi.typepad.jp 将棋の海外伝播などについてのブログ: カスパロフが将棋を指している写真と英語記事が chessvariants.org に掲載

    カスパロフが将棋を指している写真と英語記事が chessvariants.org に掲載  昨年の12月20日のエントリーで、ドイツ語の chessbase.de に将棋... Read article

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    erez.wordpress.com Chess Variant – Duel Chess « A Blog of Very Little Brain

    Second in the series of Chess Variants I’ve designed, here’s my probably most successful one: Duel Chess This variant is played on two boards, the Main board, which is a 5X7 board without the middle square, and the Duel board, which is a 3X3 board. The Boards and Setup There is no square c4. +---... Read article

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    fforum.winglion.ru Forth • Просмотр темы - Axiom — форт для Zillion of Games

    Zillion в частности любят на сайтах типа http://www.chessvariants.org/ (хотя для чего то более менее похожего на классические шахматы сейчас уже есть и OpenSource программы с похожим функционалом). Так что же такое Axiom ? А это такой «ИИ плагин», который позволяют большую часть логики игры перен... Read article

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