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Honeycomb Chess. This variant uses a board of hex-prism cells and two sets of FIDE pieces. (Cells: 120) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Ben Reiniger wrote on 2010-07-21 UTC
I'm not certain, but I don't believe there's a nice tiling of 3-space which is hexagonal in all (reasonable) directions.  Maybe you can manage it, but only by thinking of the cells as points to occupy rather than regular, spacial objects.