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Zabel-Schach. A modest chess variant with an alternative pawn, the Zabel pawn. (8x8, Cells: 64) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
George Duke wrote on Wed, Feb 17, 2010 05:27 PM UTC:
With unique stamp of creativity in Zabel Pawn, still this is similar to Mecklenburg Chess of year 1973:
Basically with its difference Zabel-Schach facilitates promotion. Underpromotion earlier figures in Buczo's above and below, Monkeying with promotion, Grand Chess allows optional promotion earlier,, as do many copycats of that Grand Chess methodology. Another one, Falcon Chess 100 uses two promotion zones having different promotees, Putting more promotion ideas here are Knight Mare,, and Gilman's gone overboard Weltschach, where the longer trek means the more ranking promotee accessible,
And Lavieri's Promoter you own, the opponent is unlikely ever to exercise his prerogative to capture: