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Recycle Chess

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

You may capture your own pieces and place them where they may be re-entered. Pawns reaching the opposite end of the board vanish instead of promoting. Robert Huber, 2000.

Recycle Chess

Chess Variants

These are simple illustrations rather than strong opponents.

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WWW Page Added: Sunday, December 30, 2001