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    • Chat

      One of my opponents just wrote something that really cracked me up! It was certainly not the first time. I bet a lot of you have had some great chats going too, whether they're banter or self-deprecation or instruction or whatever. I think it cou... | Read More

      • TNhayseed
      • | Jul 27, 2010
      • | 1042 views
      • | 13 comments
    • Blind

      I liked bjazz's blog about Ray Charles, so I converted my travel board to blind-compatible. Who knows, I might be playing _you_ blind right now! ;) | Read More

      • TNhayseed
      • | Jul 22, 2010
      • | 466 views
      • | 4 comments
    • Chesla

      Once again, the more pedantic chess lovers, bless their hearts, will be aghast! I named Chesla in honor of Tesla (who might also be aghast, but hey, it's all for fun!) Variation 1: Knights may "warp" from a,b,g, and h files across to the other s... | Read More

      • TNhayseed
      • | Jul 15, 2010
      • | 568 views
      • | 4 comments
    • Shecs-Plex

      Just like Shecs as described in the blog of that title, BUT... each player may, only once in a game after opponent's move and instead of his own, holler "SHECS_PLEX"! The Barrier is replaced in the middle of the board, obscuring each player's view... | Read More

      • TNhayseed
      • | Jul 14, 2010
      • | 509 views
      • | 2 comments
    • The Dreaded Green Button

      If the "SUBMIT MOVE" button had a toggle-able KLAXON that made my computergeist sound a really loud warning whenever my cursor hovers above it, I'd keep it toggled ON at all times, and I'd periodically check to make sure I hadn't muted the 'geist'... | Read More

      • TNhayseed
      • | Jun 26, 2010
      • | 368 views
      • | 0 comments
    • "Shecs"

      "Shecs", like chess960, would start with pawns on ranks 2&7, power on ranks 1&8... but, there's a barrier between the two sides so neither can see the other. Each player arrays his power pieces as he pleases, then the barrier is removed an... | Read More

      • TNhayseed
      • | May 25, 2010
      • | 712 views
      • | 9 comments