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The Chess Variant Pages



Link to: Free-form 4x4x4 Chess

3D Chess variant based upon several ideas by V. R. Parton for Chess-play on smaller fields. Play begins with an empty 4x4x4 field. Each player in turn introduces their King to the field upon a vacant cell. Neither King may attack the other. Then each player in turn may do one of the following: introduce a new piece to the field or move a piece in the field.

4x4x4 board with Kings placed

Free-form 4x4x4 Chess: http://www.zillions-of-games.com/cgi-bin/zilligames/submissions.cgi/97496?do=show;id=391




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Web page created on: 12 Oct 2003. Last modified on: 12 Oct 2003.