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The Chess Variant Pages



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Wild Chess 8

If you had a Java-capable browser, you could play Wild Chess 8 here.
Keys "s"=save "l"=load "b"=back once

After the initial pawn exchanges, the position is likely to be wide open. This is popular on one of the servers.

Play it here.

Chess Variants

These are simple illustrations rather than strong opponents.

Bug Reports -- Thank you! Keep them coming!

Written by Ed Friedlander


WWW Page Added: Sunday, December 30, 2001