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This page is written by the game's inventor, Daniil Frolov.

Grand hecatomb

Variant of Hecatomb chess, played on 12x12 board and 7 kinds of pieces.

Setup

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M - marshal.
A - archbishop.

Pieces

Marshals moves as knight or rook. Archbishops moves as knight or bishop.

Rules

First player may not capture bishop on first move. There is no cstling. Other rules same as in standart chess.


This 'user submitted' page is a collaboration between the posting user and the Chess Variant Pages. Registered contributors to the Chess Variant Pages have the ability to post their own works, subject to review and editing by the Chess Variant Pages Editorial Staff.


By Daniil Frolov.
Web page created: 2010-08-23. Web page last updated: 2010-08-23