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Oblong Chess 44. Variant of Oblong Chess on board with 44 squares. (4x11, Cells: 44) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
John Smith wrote on 2009-01-21 UTCGood ★★★★
I nominate this game for closest resemblance to the logo of The Chess Variant Pages!

Erez Schatz wrote on 2004-04-22 UTC
The game is played on a 4X11 board, which gives us 44 squares.
I noticed that contest variants tend to be quite complex (probably why
the
main category demands computerised play), so I decided to make a variant
which could be understood and played on the fly.

Jeff Rients wrote on 2004-04-22 UTCGood ★★★★
I'm still seeing a twelfth rank.

I look forward to playing this variant.  It looks fun!

Antoine Fourrière wrote on 2004-04-22 UTC
Thanks. It's corrected.

Charles Gilman wrote on 2004-04-22 UTCGood ★★★★
The diagram with figurines shows one rank too many. There should be 11, agreeing with the ascii one.

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