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Shafran's Hexagonal Chess

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By the Soviet geologist Isaak Grigor'evich Shafran. For now, pawns promote only to queens.

Shafran's Hexagonal Chess
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Written by Ed Friedlander

WWW Page Added: April 1, 2003 

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Author: Ed Friedlander. Inventor: Isaak Grigorevich Shafran.


Shafran's Hexagonal Chess. A classic hexagonal variant from Russia.
🕸Fergus Duniho wrote on 2023-04-06 EDT

yet surprisingly there is no page for it other than this one.

There is now, 19 years later. See Shafran's Hexagonal Chess.

Mark Thompson wrote on 2004-02-24 EST
There is a zrf for Shafran's Hexagonal Chess. It's on the Zillions site listed under 'Hexagonal Chess.'

Ben Good wrote on 2004-02-23 EST
this looks like an interesting game, and i've had several conversations where people mention it, yet surprisingly there is no page for it other than this one. i'd really like to see somebody make a zillions zrf for it.

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