Please join us in supporting a very cool and Patent Pending reinvention of the game of chess! David Farmer has created and brought to market one of the most unique and interesting variations on the game of chess, and has launched a Kickstarter Campaign! Modern chess was created when knights jousted, Joan of Arc lived, and Gutenberg invented the printing press. The current form of the game emerged in Southern Europe during the second half of the 15th century.
It's taken over 600 years to reinvent the game!
Renaissance Chess Challenge™ is played the same as traditional chess. Each piece moves exactly the same. The only differences are the board has been lengthened by two rows. The center two rows are now a "battle zone". Each time you capture your opponent in the battle zone, you must draw a card and do as it tells you, for example your card reads;
You Can Bring Back Any Captured Piece: "Not realizing it, you had a battalion backing you, which allowed you to move into camp and set free a captured warrior!"