This game is being played under Capture Chess rules. Click the 'info' tab for more information.1. a3 a6
Clock started on 8/7/20162. h3 h6 3. b3 b5 4. b4 f6 5. g3 Ra7 6. f4 e5 7. fxe5 fxe5 8. c3 Bxb4 9. cxb4 Ne7 10. g4 d6 11. e4 Bxg4 12. hxg4 Nd7 13. Rxh6 Rxh6 14. Bxb5 axb5 15. Ke2 Rxa3 16. Rxa3 Nb6 17. d3 Na8 18. Bxh6 gxh6 19. Rxa8 Qxa8 20. Nd2 Qxe4 21. dxe4 Nc6 22. Qb1
You must capture if you can and you win by capturing all opponent pieces.
1. Game Rules
The game is played using standard chess pieces and standard chess initial setup. All chess rules are in place, with two exceptions:
- if you can capture, you must capture (like in checkers)
- the king is treated as any other piece
In case you have many captures available, you are free to pick which one to make.
As king is normal piece, there are no checks or mates. There is also no castling. And you may promote to the king if you like.
The side which captures all opponent pieces - wins the game.
If a player can't move (for example has a blocked pawn only) - what some call stalemate, the game is won by the player who has more material. More material means greater number of pieces, whatever their value is.
If you played SuicideChess - the rules are exactly the same, just the result of the game is reversed.
2. Tips & Tricks
Similarity to SuicideChess may be misleading - as the purpose of the game is reversed, completely different strategy must be applied! At the same time - all forced lines are calculated in the same way.
True tips&tricks still to be written.
3. Example games
Not yet availeble. Could you suggest some?
Here is The first (testing) capture chess tournament
4. Additional info
Links to external sites and other resources welcome