Battle games all use a number of different types of pieces, each with different styles of movement. Typically the goal is to capture a key piece belonging to your opponent. Many of the battle games played today are descended from Chaturanga, a very ancient game from India. Battle Games Abstract Board Games Games.
- Play Play-by-eMail Amazons www
Play with 2 players from the standard starting position, Amazons, or with 3-4 players with other starting positions. Play-by-eMail Amazons.
- Detailed Chess Variants - Amazons www
Detailed history of the game, Variants - Amazons, description of rules, and an old (1995) copy of Michael Keller's Windows implementation. Chess Variants - Amazons.
- A Chess is Chess www
A blog covering chess news and tips. Chess is Chess.
- A Pure Pawn www
A free site that supports both real-time and correspondence chess, Pawn, as well as a wiki of chess concepts. Pure Pawn.
- Elemental RPGnet Review of Elemental www
Elemental is an abstract-strategy board game, Review of Elemental, like Chess or Go. RPGnet Review of Elemental.
- Rules, Icehouse Handbook www
Rules, Handbook, strategies, and extras for the original Icehouse game. Icehouse Handbook.
- Game Zendobun www
Game variant using sentences. Zendobun.
- Includes Queens' Courtiers www
Includes an explanation, Courtiers, and rules of the game. Queens' Courtiers.
- Rules Shogi: Japanese Chess (the Chess Variant Pages) www
Rules and other information for Shogi, Japanese Chess (the Chess Variant Pages), Japanese Chess Shogi: Japanese Chess (the Chess Variant Pages).
- Every Ningen Shogi www
Every spring, Shogi, they have the festival Human Japanese chess game in Tendo. Many samurai perform as pieces of Japanese chess game. Ningen Shogi.
- An Abstract Strategy Games www
An index sorted by letter and author. Strategy Games. Includes pictures, game descriptions, and rules. Abstract Strategy Games.
- Offers The World of Abstract Games www
Offers variations of Go, World of Abstract Games, Soldiers, Kings and Soldiers, and Tower. The World of Abstract Games.
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