9. Four-player chess variants


These chess variants are for not two, but four players, playing in two teams: Yellow and Red play against Green and Blue. The teammates support each other, and attack the other team together.

The game ends when someone gets checkmated. Then the checkmater team wins and the other team loses.

More detailed rules: Four-player chess. These variants differ only in the board and the movement of the pieces. The general rules are the same.


Four-Handed Chess

Four-handed chessboard, teammates on opposite sides

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Four-Handed Chess II.

Four-handed chessboard, teammates next to each other

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Double Chess

Two connected normal chessboards

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Four-Bent Chess

Circular grid-based board

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Four Half Chess

Four half-boards connected in every possible way

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