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by RichV
Mon Apr 22, 2019 5:33 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Chess engines for circular chess boards
Replies: 32
Views: 8317

Re: Chess engines for circular chess boards

The triangular spaces act like a "fork" in the road. The Rooks and Queens moving into a triangular space can exit the triangular space across either of the other two sides. Notice that the color of the squares continues to alternate as the move continues through a triangle. Bishops and Queens moving...
by RichV
Mon Apr 22, 2019 4:09 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Chess engines for circular chess boards
Replies: 32
Views: 8317

Re: Chess engines for circular chess boards

When I clicked Submit for my original post, the second graphic disappeared. It shows the Archers and Catapults added to the chess set:
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by RichV
Mon Apr 22, 2019 4:03 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Chess engines for circular chess boards
Replies: 32
Views: 8317

Chess engines for circular chess boards

Does anyone know of a chess engine that can be used to program and run chess variants that use circular chess boards? Castle Siege Chess is a cross between Byzantine (Circular) Chess and traditional chess. To create its unique chess board, I dropped a 6x6 square chess board into the hole of the circ...