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The Chess Variant Pages



Delta88 Chess

This page contains one or more presets for playing a game online with Game Courier, an online server for playing Chess variants by correspondence.

Click the button to access the preset which uses an Hexagonal-Lattice board (from an idea by Joe Joyce) as an equivalent substitute for the original trigonal board.

The pieces and their movement on this board are shown below, the reachable cells being marked with a red star (or a blue star in the case of a pawn's capturing move).


King

king move

Queen

queen move

Tower

tower move

Spire

spire move

Knight Errant

knight errant move

Knight Paladin

knight paladin move

Bishop

bishop move

Pawn

pawn move



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 Graeme C Neatham.
Web page created: 2008-05-01. Web page last updated: 2008-05-01