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Circular Capa Chess

This page contains one or more presets for playing a game online with Game Courier, an online server for playing Chess variants by correspondence.

Circular Capa Chess is circular chess with added Archbishops and Chancellors on a 5x16 round board. Below is a link to play on Game Courier:

Circular Capa Chess



Inventor's suggested piece values: Pawn=1; Knight=Bishop=2.5; Rook=5.5; Queen=9; Archbishop=6; Chancellor=9; King's fighting value=3.2.

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By Kevin Pacey.

Last revised by Ben Reiniger.

Web page created: 2017-12-07. Web page last updated: 2023-02-16