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by musketeerchess
Mon Dec 02, 2019 3:17 pm
Forum: News & Future Projects
Topic: NextGen Pawns, how to improve the Classic Chess Pawn
Replies: 17
Views: 2295

Re: NextGen Pawns, how to improve the Classic Chess Pawn

HG, always a pleasure to discuss and share thoughts with you. for me, en-passant is only possible after 2 squares advance move and the en-passant pawn is one that is located in a range of 2 squares from the moving pawn. so if a pawn on b2 can go to a4 (move is b2-b3-b4-a4 or b2-b3-a4) a pawn on a3 c...
by musketeerchess
Mon Dec 02, 2019 1:18 pm
Forum: News & Future Projects
Topic: NextGen Pawns, how to improve the Classic Chess Pawn
Replies: 17
Views: 2295

Re: NextGen Pawns, how to improve the Classic Chess Pawn

Hi HG A pleasure to have you here. En-passant is possible even when a NextGen Pawn makes a special 2 square initial move. For example, even with a Knight like move, the colonel from b2 moving to a4 (possible only if b3 square free) if there is a Black colonel on b4 it can make an en-passant towards ...
by musketeerchess
Mon Dec 02, 2019 12:53 am
Forum: News & Future Projects
Topic: NextGen Pawns, how to improve the Classic Chess Pawn
Replies: 17
Views: 2295

Re: NextGen Pawns, how to improve the Classic Chess Pawn

After thinking with Raphael and playing some games together, we came with some new ideas also: We give here Berolina-Plus Pawn (not our invention) Barasi Pawn Barasi Chess featuring the Barasi Pawn.png Clifford Merry Pawn (Taxi Chess) Merry Pawn to play O.K Chess or Zip Chess.png Fish Pawn David Moe...
by musketeerchess
Sat Nov 23, 2019 3:22 pm
Forum: Tools
Topic: New circular board painter variants
Replies: 3
Views: 825

Re: New circular board painter variants

Impressive as usual. Thanks for this awesome work
by musketeerchess
Tue Nov 19, 2019 11:53 pm
Forum: News & Future Projects
Topic: restart
Replies: 11
Views: 3793

Re: restart

You are the best Jérôme
by musketeerchess
Sun Nov 17, 2019 6:15 pm
Forum: News & Future Projects
Topic: NextGen Pawns, how to improve the Classic Chess Pawn
Replies: 17
Views: 2295

Re: NextGen Pawns, how to improve the Classic Chess Pawn

It's difficult to make changes to the "soul of chess", the Pawn. In fact, the Pawn was the only piece with the Knight that haven't quite changed through centuries. They are essential to the game of Chess: having central pawns to control the center, pawn chains, passed pawns, doubled pawns etc are k...
by musketeerchess
Sun Nov 17, 2019 6:14 pm
Forum: News & Future Projects
Topic: NextGen Pawns, how to improve the Classic Chess Pawn
Replies: 17
Views: 2295

NextGen Pawns, how to improve the Classic Chess Pawn

It's difficult to make changes to the "soul of chess", the Pawn. In fact, the Pawn was the only piece with the Knight that haven't quite changed through centuries. They are essential to the game of Chess: having central pawns to control the center, pawn chains, passed pawns, doubled pawns etc are ke...
by musketeerchess
Sun Oct 20, 2019 7:10 pm
Forum: The pub
Topic: Meeting with some chess funs and experts
Replies: 0
Views: 1158

Meeting with some chess funs and experts

Hi Recently i enjoyed playing and meeting with some students, and two great chess experts: Mr Van DeVenter Richard, chess enthousiast and inventor of CirSquare Chess Board and of a coming new chess variant and of Mr Rick Knowlton world wide known for his love of the game, a chess collector and co-au...
by musketeerchess
Tue Oct 15, 2019 1:04 pm
Forum: Tools
Topic: New circular board painter variants
Replies: 3
Views: 825

Re: New circular board painter variants

Hi, new variants of the board painter have been added to the site : Circular chess board painter Rich VanDeventer Circular Chess Board Painter Bermuda Triangle Circular Chess Board painter http://musketeerchess.net/site/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/circular.png http://musketeerchess.net/site/wp-conte...
by musketeerchess
Sat Sep 28, 2019 12:40 pm
Forum: Musketeer Chess
Topic: Where to play Musketeer Chess online
Replies: 14
Views: 4754

Re: Where to play Musketeer Chess online

Hi all, Where can I play Musketeer Chess online, what with the Jocly server down. It has been for ages and there are signs it will be fixed anytime soon. Any signposts would be appreciated - thanks! Hi all We are back The variant pages are playable now. Soon we will make some new updates: a circula...