The Chess Variant Pages



Check out Symmetric Chess, our featured variant for March, 2024.

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Benedict Arnold Chess

If you had a Java-capable browser, you could play Benedict Arnold Chess here.
Keys "s"=save "l"=load "b"=back once

No captures. Any enemy unit which the moved unit attacks turns traitor. Win by turning the enemy king. W.D. Troyka, 2002. Thanks to Chris Fletcher, April 2005, for identifying a bug which has been fixed.

Benedict Chess

Chess Variants

These are simple illustrations rather than strong opponents.

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Written by Ed Friedlander


WWW Page Added: Sunday, December 30, 2001