Check out Alice Chess, our featured variant for June, 2024.

[ Help | Earliest Comments | Latest Comments ]
[ List All Subjects of Discussion | Create New Subject of Discussion ]
[ List Earliest Comments Only For Pages | Games | Rated Pages | Rated Games | Subjects of Discussion ]

Single Comment

Colossus. Large-board chess with standard pieces and double the number of bishops, rooks and knights. (10x10, Cells: 100) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
H. G. Muller wrote on Fri, Apr 17, 2015 08:42 PM UTC:
I suppose moving your King destroys your rights to castle, as usual. The King can apparently end on the square occupied by the Rook, but not beyond it. Note that in Chess960 the Rook is also not considered an obstacle for the King move. I guess the designer did not like the King moving to the edge because that would make the Rook stationary. He also does not allow castlings where the King would remain stationary. (In Chess960 both of these can occur.)