The Chess Variant Pages

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Madcap Chess

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Mannis Charosh, 1950's. If a player has any legal capture, he/she must make it. If the unit can continue capturing, it must do so immediately. Avoiding or escaping check takes precedence over capturing. Kings may not be captured. Win by checkmating or bare king.

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