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European Chess. A multiplayer, different armies form of chess. (8x8, Cells: 64) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Gary Gifford wrote on 2008-03-25 UTC
Rich, yes, European Chess also reminds me of 'Cosmic Encounters' [another game]. But, there is a good reason for that. At the end of the page they state 'Finally, I would like to thank Peter Olotka and the Cosmic Encounter community. The boardgame Cosmic Encounter was my main source of inspiration for the different countries in European Chess.'

Also, did you realize European Chess's Ottoman Empire (The Turks) army starts with what is essentially gating?