The Chess Variant Pages

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Philosopher's Chess

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Winner of the 40 squares contest. I adapted it so that a double move is not permitted if the king has started in check. I was not able to enforce the rule against repeating a position.

Philosopher's Chess

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