8. Three-player chess variants


Chess variants for three players. All players play against each other.

The game finishes when someone gets checkmated, and:

the one who gives checkmate wins (gets 1 point),

the one who gets checkmate loses (gets 0 point),

and the third player gets 1/2 point.

More detalied rules: Three-player chess. These variants differ only in the board and the movement of the pieces, the general rules are the same.

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Three-Player Chess

Hexagonal board with quadrilateral fields

List games (24)  ·  Try the rules


Triad Chess

Three-way hexagonal board

List games (9)  ·  Try the rules


Three Circular Chess

Circular ring shaped board

List games (13)  ·  Try the rules


Three Half Chess

Three half-boards connected in every possible way

List games (8)  ·  Try the rules