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This page contains one or more presets for playing a game online with Game Courier, an online server for playing Chess variants by correspondence.

Wreckage is a faster more tactical based chess game played on a larger board with 3 new pieces, Knights with additional stepping powers and a special stronger type of pawn.
The Dragon and Detonator start off on a1 and j1 while the Flying Guillotine and the 5 ninja pawns enter the game via drops.

click here to Play Wreckage!

In the preset, the extra pieces on the board are the pieces to be dropped and will disappear when the preset is started.

View Game Logs for Wreckage

For Piece Description/ rules See Game Description

Wreckage  Start position Wreckage Start position

Coordinates for white. (black mirrors white)

Detonator on a1
Dragon on j1
Rooks on b1,i1
Wazir-Knight on c1
Ferz-Knight on h1
Bishops on d1, g1
Queen on e1
King on f1
Pawns from a2- j2
One Flying Guillotine to be dropped in empty space from a1-j1
5 Ninja Pawns to be dropped in empty space from a2-j2
See Game Description

Start the Game Courier Preset For WRECKAGE!

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By Charles Daniel.
Web page created: 2008-09-24. Web page last updated: 2008-09-24