[ Help | Earliest Comments | Latest Comments ][ List All Subjects of Discussion | Create New Subject of Discussion ][ List Earliest Comments Only For Pages | Games | Rated Pages | Rated Games | Subjects of Discussion ]Single Comment More10. Chessvariant on a board with 10 squares. (2x5, Cells: 10) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]Mason Green wrote on 2005-03-07 UTCGood ★★★★This is probably one of the best games that could be made on a 2*5 board. Another idea would be to allow pieces to use the line intersections as well as the squares, and transfer between them somehow. There are 18 line intersections, however...and 28 cells doesn't sound very good for the contest. I do have one complaint, though--it has to do with the 'repetition' rule. I generally don't like this rule, and here's why. Keeping track of ALL the positions that have been used up so far is very time-consuming in a real life game (though thankfully not in a computer match), because you have to write down everything as you go along. That's why I don't like Philosopher's Chess very much, even though it won a contest. It's not that bad with more10, which probably will be fairly short, but I still prefer games without repetition rules.