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The Chess Variant Pages

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If you had a Java-capable browser, you could play Chessky here.
Keys "s"=save "l"=load "b"=back once

How the pawn moves is determined by the dice roll.


The object is to take all the opponent's pieces and/or leave without any move.

This is probably an old game. A similar game exists at Sveschky.

Thanks to Jeff Adamus for his helpful suggestions (August 2004).

Chess Variants

These are simple illustrations rather than strong opponents.

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Written by Ed Friedlander

WWW Page Added: Sunday, December 30, 2001