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Acedrex (Alfonso)
DLP.Game.1281

Medieval, Very Late Medieval
Southern Europe, Western Europe
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
Acedrex de los Cuatros Tiempos
DLP.Game.293

Medieval, Very Late Medieval
Southern Europe, Western Europe
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
Alice Chess
DLP.Game.1454 Vernon Rylands Parton

Modern

Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
Amazon Chess
DLP.Game.442

Modern

Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
American Pool Checkers
Spanish Pool Checkers, Polish Minor DraughtsDLP.Game.1241

Modern, 1900s
Northern America
Board, War, Leaping, Diagonal
Arimaa
DLP.Game.15 Omar Syed and Aamir Syed

Modern

Board, Race, Reach
Awithlaknakwe
DLP.Game.130

Modern, 1800s
Northern America
Board, War, Custodial
Bagh Bandi
DLP.Game.768

Modern, 1900s
Southern Asia
Board, Hunt
Bashni
Bashne, BashnyDLP.Game.1328

Modern, 1800s
Eastern Europe
Board, War, Leaping, Diagonal
Bison
Buffalo Chess, TrespassDLP.Game.947 Alex Randolph

Modern

Board, Race, Reach
Brazilian Draughts
DLP.Game.25

Modern

Board, War, Leaping, Diagonal
Breakback
DLP.Game.1307 Cameron Browne

Modern

Experimental
Breakthrough
DLP.Game.46

Modern

Board, Race, Reach
Breakthrough Checkers
DLP.Game.857

Modern

Experimental
Breakthrough Chess
DLP.Game.854

Modern

Experimental
Canadian Draughts
Le Jeu Franc, Le Jeu de Dames CanadienDLP.Game.26



Board, War, Leaping, Diagonal
Chandaraki
Chandraki, ChadrakiDLP.Game.1253

Ancient
Eastern Asia, Southeastern Asia, Southern Asia
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chaturanga
Chátur
Chatur, DLP.Game.693

Modern, 1800s
Southeastern Asia
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chaturanga
Chaturaji
Four-Handed ChessDLP.Game.275

Medieval, Modern, Very Late Medieval, 1500s
Southern Asia
Board, War, Replacement, Eliminate, All
Chaturanga
Caturanga, CaturDLP.Game.123

Medieval, Very Early Medieval, Early Medieval, Late Medieval
Eastern Asia, Southern Asia
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chaturanga
Chaturanga (al-Adli)
DLP.Game.1288

Medieval, Early Medieval, Late Medieval
Eastern Asia, Southeastern Asia, Southern Asia
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chaturanga
Chaturanga (Kridakausalya)
DLP.Game.1293

Modern, 1800s
Southern Asia
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chaturanga
Chess
Mad Queen's Chess, Queen's Chess, Échecs, Schach, Ajedrez, Xadrez, ScacchiDLP.Game.16

Modern, 1500s
Southern Europe
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
Chess Puzzle
DLP.Game.439

Modern

Puzzle, Planning
Chex
Chess CardsDLP.Game.525 David L. Smith

Modern

Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
Coc-Inbert
DLP.Game.761

Modern, 1600s
Southern Europe, Western Europe
Board, War, Leaping, Diagonal
Çrand
Crand, DhamatDLP.Game.1227

Modern, 1900s
Western Africa
Board, War, Leaping, Lines
Currierspiel
Grossenspiel, Grossen-Spiel, Currier-Spiel, Currier-Schach-SpielDLP.Game.701

Medieval, Modern, Late Medieval, Very Late Medieval, 1500s, 1600s
Western Europe
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
Dam
DLP.Game.142

Modern, 1900s
Southern Asia
Board, War, Leaping, Diagonal
Dama
Turkish DraughtsDLP.Game.27

Modern, 1600s, 1700s, 1800s, 1900s, 2000s
Eastern Africa, Western Asia, Eastern Europe, Southern Europe
Board, War, Leaping, Orthogonal
Dama (Italy)
Italian Draughts, Le Donne, DameDLP.Game.750

Modern, 1500s
Southern Europe
Board, War, Leaping, Diagonal
Dama (Philippines)
DLP.Game.745

Modern, 1800s
Southeastern Asia
Board, War, Leaping, Diagonal
Damas
Spanish DraughtsDLP.Game.749

Modern, 1500s
Southern Europe
Board, War, Leaping, Diagonal
Damenspiel
DLP.Game.1088



Board, War, Leaping, Diagonal
Damspel
DLP.Game.1089



Board, War, Leaping, Diagonal
Dice Chess
DLP.Game.990

Modern

Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
Dice Shogi
DLP.Game.478

Modern

Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Shogi
Dodgem
DLP.Game.1104 Colin Vout

Modern

Board, Race, Escape
Dodo
DLP.Game.1378 Mark Steere

Modern

Board, Space, Blocking
Dööv
Doov, DLP.Game.884

Modern, 1900s
Eastern Asia, Northern Asia
Board, War, Leaping, Diagonal
Double Chess
DLP.Game.17 Julian S. Grant Hayward

Modern

Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
EinStein Würfelt Nicht
EinStein Wurfelt Nicht, DLP.Game.458 Ingo Althöfer

Modern

Board, Race, Reach
English Draughts
Dams, Dames, Forçat, Forcé, Dammes, CheckersDLP.Game.28

Modern, 1500s
Southern Europe, Western Europe
Board, War, Leaping, Diagonal
Fanorona
DLP.Game.22

Modern, 1800s
Eastern Africa
Board, War, Direction, Linear
Fischer Random Chess
Chess960; Chess9LXDLP.Game.1457 Bobby Fischer

Modern

Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
Forçado
Forcado, Juego de las DonzellasDLP.Game.826

Medieval, Very Late Medieval
Southern Europe, Western Europe
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
Four-Player Chaturanga (al-Biruni)
DLP.Game.1285

Medieval, Early Medieval, Late Medieval
Southern Asia
Board, War, Replacement, Eliminate, All
Four-Player Chess
DLP.Game.1422

Modern

Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
Frisian Draughts
Molkwerums DamsDLP.Game.475

Modern, 1700s
Western Europe
Board, War, Leaping, Diagonal
Game of Solomon
DLP.Game.541 Martin Gardner

Modern

Board, War, Leaping, Lines
Gåsetavl
Gasetavl, DLP.Game.925

Modern, 1800s
Northern Europe, Western Europe
Board, Hunt
Gåsetavl (Gedved)
Gasetavl (Gedved), DLP.Game.926

Modern, 1800s
Northern Europe
Board, Hunt
Gauntlet
DLP.Game.864 Phil Leduc (used with permission)

Modern

Board, Race, Reach
Glinski Chess
Gliński's Chess, Glinski's Chess, Hexagonal ChessDLP.Game.727 Władysław Gliński

Modern

Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
Grande Acedrex
DLP.Game.292

Medieval, Very Late Medieval
Southern Europe, Western Europe
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
HexDame
DLP.Game.427 Christian Freeling

Modern

Board, War, Leaping, Orthogonal
Hexshogi
DLP.Game.1416 George R. Dekle Sr.

Modern

Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Shogi
Hindustani Chess
DLP.Game.276

Modern, 1800s
Southern Asia
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chaturanga
Horde Chess
DLP.Game.444

Modern

Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
Hund efter Hare (Thy)
DLP.Game.923

Modern, 1900s
Northern Europe
Board, Hunt
Insanity
MadnessDLP.Game.97

Modern

Puzzle, Planning
International Draughts
Polish Draughts, Dam BlasDLP.Game.30

Modern, 1700s
Northern Europe
Board, War, Leaping, Diagonal
Janggi
Korean Chess, Tjyang-keui, Changgi, JangkiDLP.Game.450

Modern, 1800s
Eastern Asia, Northern Asia
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Xiangqi
Jekab
Marshallese CheckersDLP.Game.532

Modern, 2000s
Micronesia
Board, War, Leaping, Diagonal
Jeu de Renard
DLP.Game.747

Modern, 1600s
Southern Europe, Western Europe
Board, Hunt
Jeu de Renard (Two Foxes)
DLP.Game.748

Modern, 1600s
Southern Europe, Western Europe
Board, Hunt
Jeu du Renard et de la Poule
DLP.Game.830

Modern, 1600s
Southern Europe, Western Europe
Board, Hunt
Jeu Militaire
French Military Game, Hare and HoundsDLP.Game.368



Board, Space, Blocking
Kharbaga
DLP.Game.398

Modern, 1900s, 2000s
Northern Africa, Western Africa
Board, War, Leaping, Lines
Komikan
Leoncito, ComicanDLP.Game.318

Modern, 1900s
South America
Board, Hunt
Konane
DLP.Game.31

Modern, 1700s, 1800s, 1900s
Polynesia
Board, War, Leaping, Orthogonal
Korkserschach
DLP.Game.1272

Modern, 1800s
Eastern Europe, Northern Europe, Western Europe
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
Koti Keliya
DLP.Game.633

Modern, 1900s
Southern Asia
Board, Hunt
Krida Buddhibalasrita
DLP.Game.1289

Modern, 1600s
Southern Asia
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chaturanga
Kriegsspiel
DLP.Game.1308

Modern

Board, War, Replacement, Eliminate, Target
Kyoto Shogi
Kyoto ChessDLP.Game.674 Tamiya Katsuya

Modern

Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Shogi
La Liebre Perseguida
DLP.Game.1335



Board, Space, Blocking
Labirintus
DLP.Game.1426 László Nagy

Modern

Puzzle, Planning
Lasca
Laska, LaskersDLP.Game.32

Modern

Board, War, Leaping, Diagonal
Let's Catch the Lion
DLP.Game.1374 Madoka Kitao

Modern

Board, War, Replacement, Eliminate, Target
Level Chess
DLP.Game.1156 Ignas Sladkevičius

Modern

Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
Lombard Chess
DLP.Game.1169

Medieval, Very Late Medieval
Southern Europe
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
Long Assize
DLP.Game.1171

Medieval, Late Medieval, Very Late Medieval
Northern Europe, Southern Europe, Western Europe
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
Loop Chess
DLP.Game.445

Modern

Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
Los Alamos Chess
Anti-clerical ChessDLP.Game.446 Paul Stein and Mark Wells

Modern

Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
Maharajah Chess
Maharajah and the Sepoys, Shatranj Diwana Shah, Mad King's GameDLP.Game.441

Modern

Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
Main Chator
Main ChaturDLP.Game.279

Modern, 1800s
Southeastern Asia
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chaturanga
Main Chator (Batak)
DLP.Game.1309

Modern, 1900s
Southeastern Asia
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chaturanga
Main Dam
DLP.Game.891

Modern, 1900s
Southeastern Asia
Board, War, Leaping, Diagonal
Mak Ruk
DLP.Game.281

Modern, 1800s
Southeastern Asia
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chaturanga
Makvœr
Makvoer, MakvarDLP.Game.172

Modern, 1800s
Northern Europe
Board, War, Leaping, Diagonal
Maleys
MalayanDLP.Game.757

Modern, 1800s
Western Europe
Board, War, Leaping, Diagonal
Mǎnzhōuqí
Manzhouqi, DLP.Game.438

Modern, 1800s, 1900s
Eastern Asia, Northern Asia
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Xiangqi
McCooey Chess
McCooey's Chess, Hexagonal ChessDLP.Game.729 Dave McCooey and Richard Honeycutt

Modern

Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
Medieval Chess
DLP.Game.1277

Medieval, Early Medieval, Late Medieval
Northern Europe, Southern Europe, Western Europe
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
Mini Hexchess
Hexagonal ChessDLP.Game.726 Dave McCooey and Richard Honeycutt

Modern

Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
Minishogi
DLP.Game.448 Shigenobu Kusumoto

Modern

Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Shogi
MiniXiangqi
DLP.Game.1424 Shigenobu Kusumoto

Modern

Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Xiangqi
Moo
DLP.Game.746

Modern, 1800s
Polynesia
Board, War, Leaping, Diagonal
Murus Gallicus
DLP.Game.1433 Phil Leduc

Modern

Board, Race, Reach
Omnidirectional Draughts
DLP.Game.1040 A. Sambruni

Modern

Experimental
Ouk Chatrang
Chhôeu Trâng, Ouk, Chaturang, ChatrangDLP.Game.282

Modern, 1800s
Southeastern Asia
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chaturanga
Parsi Chess
DLP.Game.277

Modern, 1800s
Southern Asia
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chaturanga
Persian Chess with a Queen
DLP.Game.1164

Modern, 1800s
Central Asia
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chaturanga
Phase Chess
DLP.Game.855 Cameron Browne

Modern

Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
Pleasant Draughts
Le Jeu Plaisant de Dames; Plaisant, PleasantDLP.Game.752

Modern, 1600s
Northern Europe, Southern Europe, Western Europe
Board, War, Leaping, Diagonal
Ploy
DLP.Game.390 Frank Thibault

Modern

Board, War, Replacement, Eliminate, Target
Qatranj
AtranjDLP.Game.1423

Modern, 1900s
Southern Asia
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chaturanga
Qi Guo Xiangxi
DLP.Game.678

Medieval, Modern, Late Medieval, Very Late Medieval, 1500s, 1600s
Eastern Asia
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Xiangqi
Renard et les Poules
Marelle QuintupleDLP.Game.834

Modern, 1800s
Southern Europe, Western Europe
Board, Hunt
Rumi Shatranj
DLP.Game.278

Modern, 1700s
Southern Asia
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chaturanga
Russian Fortress Chess
DLP.Game.1047

Modern, 1800s
Eastern Europe
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
Safe Passage
DLP.Game.443 Matthew Stephenson

Modern

Puzzle, Planning
Säntäräj
Santaraj, DLP.Game.114

Modern, 1800s, 1900s
Eastern Africa
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chaturanga
Sarvatobhadra
DLP.Game.1291

Medieval, Late Medieval
Southern Asia
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chaturanga
Sáxun
Saxun, Aleut ChessDLP.Game.299

Modern, 1900s
Northern America
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chaturanga
Scachs
DLP.Game.1257

Medieval, Very Late Medieval
Southern Europe
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
Schachzabel
DLP.Game.1170

Modern, 1500s
Western Europe
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
Seesaw
DLP.Game.1380 Alek Erickson and Michael Amundsen

Modern

Experimental
Seesaw Draughts
DLP.Game.1432 Alek Erickson and Michael Amundsen

Modern

Board, War, Leaping, Diagonal
Shafran Chess
Shafran's Chess, Hexagonal ChessDLP.Game.731 Isaak Grigorevich Shafran

Modern

Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
Shakhmaty
DLP.Game.1268

Modern, 1800s
Eastern Europe
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
Shashki
Russian DraughtsDLP.Game.753

Modern, 1800s
Eastern Europe
Board, War, Leaping, Diagonal
Shatr ikh Padan
DLP.Game.296

Modern, 1900s
Southern Asia
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chaturanga
Shatranj
Chess, Chatrang, ZatrikionDLP.Game.286

Medieval, Very Early Medieval, Early Medieval, Late Medieval, Very Late Medieval
Central Asia, Southern Asia, Western Asia, Eastern Europe
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chaturanga
Shatranj (12x12)
DLP.Game.1429

Modern, 1900s
Southern Asia
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chaturanga
Shatranj (14x14)
DLP.Game.1430

Modern, 1900s
Southern Asia
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chaturanga
Shatranj (Algeria)
DLP.Game.1275

Modern, 1900s
Northern Africa
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chaturanga
Shatranj (Iraq)
DLP.Game.1280

Modern, 1700s
Western Asia
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chaturanga
Shatranj (Turkey)
ShatranjDLP.Game.1278

Modern, 1600s
Western Asia, Eastern Europe, Southern Europe
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chaturanga
Shatranj al-Husun
Citadel ChessDLP.Game.291

Medieval, Very Late Medieval
Southern Asia
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chaturanga
Shatranj al-Kabir
Shatranj Kamil, Great Chess, Complete Chess, Perfect Chess, Tamerlane ChessDLP.Game.274

Medieval, Modern, Very Late Medieval, 1500s, 1600s
Central Asia, Southern Asia, Western Asia
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chaturanga
Shatranj al-Mustatila
Shatranj al-Mamdula, Shatranj at-Tawila, Shatranj al-Mamduda, Oblong ChessDLP.Game.287

Medieval, Late Medieval
Western Asia
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chaturanga
Shatranj at-Tamma
Decimal Chess, Complete ChessDLP.Game.288

Medieval, Early Medieval
Western Asia
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chaturanga
Shatranj Diwana Shah
DLP.Game.295

Modern, 1900s
Southern Asia
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chaturanga
Shatren
DLP.Game.634

Modern, 1900s
Southern Asia
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chaturanga
Shodra
Chodra, Koul-ShodraDLP.Game.298

Modern, 1900s
Eastern Asia, Northern Asia
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chaturanga
Shogi
Sho-ShogiDLP.Game.18

Medieval, Late Medieval
Eastern Asia
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Shogi
Shogi Puzzle
DLP.Game.440

Modern

Puzzle, Planning
Short Assize
DLP.Game.1172

Medieval, Very Late Medieval
Southern Europe, Western Europe
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
Sittuyin
Sitturin, Sitbuyin, Chedreen, Chit-tha-reenDLP.Game.280

Modern, 1700s
Southeastern Asia
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chaturanga
Skirmish (GDL)
DLP.Game.19 Alex Landau

Modern

Board, War, Replacement, Eliminate, All
Sneakthrough
DLP.Game.48 Cameron Browne

Modern

Board, Race, Reach
Social Distance Chess
DLP.Game.526 Cameron Browne and Walter Crist

Modern

Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
Spartan Chess
DLP.Game.1238 Steven Streetman

Modern

Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
Squadro
DLP.Game.1373 Adrián Jiménez Pascual

Modern

Board, Race, Reach
Starchess
Hexagonal ChessDLP.Game.725 László Polgár

Modern

Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
Symmetric Chess
DLP.Game.1455

Modern

Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
Tablo
DLP.Game.1075

Modern, 1800s, 1900s
Northern Europe
Board, War, Leaping, Orthogonal
Tai Shogi
DLP.Game.1178



Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Shogi
Tama
Armenian DraughtsDLP.Game.1039

Modern, 1900s
Western Asia
Board, War, Leaping, Orthogonal
Tenjiku Shogi
DLP.Game.1168

Modern, 1600s
Eastern Asia
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Shogi
Tepong
DLP.Game.1310

Modern, 1900s
Southeastern Asia
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chaturanga
Tobi Shogi
DLP.Game.285

Modern, 1900s
Eastern Asia
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Shogi
Tsatsarandi
DLP.Game.1259

Modern, 1900s
Western Africa
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chaturanga
Ultimate Chess
DLP.Game.856 Cameron Browne

Modern

Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
Unachess
DLP.Game.1421 Jeff Miller and Edward Jackman

Modern

Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
Unashogi
DLP.Game.1420 Edward Jackman

Modern

Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Shogi
Unnamed Dutch Draughts Game
DLP.Game.760

Modern, 1800s
Western Europe
Board, War, Leaping, Diagonal
Véla
Vela, DLP.Game.909

Modern, 1800s
Eastern Africa
Board, War, Direction, Linear
Viking Chess
DLP.Game.1444

Modern

Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
Welschschach
DLP.Game.1273

Modern, 1600s
Western Europe
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Chess
Wolf and Sheep
Fox and Hounds, Hounds and Hare, Devil and TailorsDLP.Game.12

Modern

Board, Hunt
Wolf und Schaaf
WolfsspielDLP.Game.916

Modern, 1800s
Eastern Europe, Northern Europe, Western Europe
Board, Hunt
Xarajlt
DLP.Game.882

Modern, 1900s
Eastern Asia, Northern Asia
Board, War, Leaping, Orthogonal
Xiang Hex
DLP.Game.1425 Larry Smith

Modern

Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Xiangqi
Xiangqi
Siang K'iDLP.Game.21

Medieval, Early Medieval, Late Medieval
Eastern Asia, Southeastern Asia
Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Xiangqi
Yonin Shogi
DLP.Game.1412 Ota Mitsuyasu

Modern

Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Shogi
Zamma
Dâmma, ZametDLP.Game.37

Modern, 1900s
Middle Africa, Northern Africa, Western Africa
Board, War, Leaping, Lines

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