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Atlantis Chess. Instead of moving, a player may remove an square from the edges of the board. (8x8, Cells: 64) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
FarFromHome wrote on 2011-05-09 UTCBelowAverage ★★
It is easy to force a draw by sinking all of the squares (personal experience playing the game). But I like the stalemate lose rule proposed by another comment here. That would make two games: normal checkmate-king strategy, or sink your opponent to oblivion strategy.