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The Chess Variant Pages

Rifle 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.

Here's a link to play Rifle Chess (original rules strictly followed) on Game Courier:

Rifle Chess

Here's a link to play Rifle Chess - Taking Obligatory Version on Game Courier:

Rifle Chess - Taking Obligatory Version


Here's a link to a page about Rifle Chess. Besides the original rules, there is noted the optional rule that Pritchard states is often used, i.e. that taking is to be obligatory when it is possible:

Rifle Chess

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Author: Kevin Pacey. Inventor: W. B. Seabrook.
Web page created: 2018-07-28. Web page last updated: 2018-07-28