Knightmare Chess is a fantasy chess variant published by Steve Jackson Games (SJG) in It is a translation of a French game Tempête sur l’échiquier (Storm on the Chessboard), designed by Pierre Cléquin and Bruno Faidutti. A stand- alone 80 card expansion called Series 2 was scheduled for a. Steam Workshop: Tabletop Simulator. This is the complete set of the card, third edition of Knightmare Chess (plus one blank). This mod. As played out by the rules of Knightmare Chess, the game-master distributes cards accordingly. (These rules will be posted) Then the first game-post is.

Author: Tunris Nashakar
Country: Romania
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Marketing
Published (Last): 20 December 2011
Pages: 309
PDF File Size: 8.96 Mb
ePub File Size: 4.20 Mb
ISBN: 333-8-18923-874-3
Downloads: 67700
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Kagatilar

You deserve a medal good sir. This project appears to have been cancelled. Dead, but not lost or captured — he changed sides, so he can’t be brought back by cards that bring captured pieces back.

The other rule is regarding conflicts. Home Discussions Workshop Market Broadcasts.

Sign In Create an Account Cancel. If carxs believe your item has been removed by mistake, please contact Steam Support. You can indeed surrender your King this way, but it’s not a good idea.

Review of Knightmare Chess (3rd Edition) | Abort, Retry, Ignore, Fail? – Game Reviews

Knightmare Chess is an oldie but goody that I rediscovered while trawling through my games box for my local table-top club. The TOLL is lost without effect.

Any more than that is disrespectful. For Immediate Release — March 18, Why not just fireball the same 3×3 square and be done with it? I could even see this being a regularly played game in my circle, particularly regarding the deck building aspect. However you choose to play, the main thing is to enjoy yourself.


You can purchase from Amazon. If he could somehow replicate the effect of your last card without playing his own card not possible with the current card sethe’d still be able to play a card of his own as long it did not also replace his move.

If I play a card on my opponent’s turn, which cards may he use to cancel my card? Your piece moves one square in the appropriate direction and explodes, taking out the pieces adjacent to its final position. It came out in and disappeared from store shelves a few years later. Does CURSE prevent her from making a Knight-like move at all, or does it let her make a “partial” jumping move two squares away, or does it not affect her at all?

If it is played against the second card, is your opponent commited to playing the same third one? Each move MUST come with an image small is preferable in order to prevent misunderstandings.

Peter Sarrett of The Game Report called the game “outstanding”, remarking that it “result[s] [in] an unpredictable game which removes the tedium of standard chess while preserving plenty of scope for strategic play,” and praising the “gorgeous” paintings by Rogerio Vilela.

I could suggest lots of little things that might have improved this or that as with all gamesbut generally I find it better thoughout and more well ballanced that most games that you’ll find on store shelves. If I’m violating any law please tell me and don’t do that yourself, but otherwise, I just want to know what those rules say: As a side note, I noticed Gary Gygax is credited as being a play tester for the original game.

These combinations of cards can be quite devastating; don’t be surprised when your opponent cancels the card or your move Or, you could, but nothing would happen, since the King does not explode, and none of the surrounding pieces would be captured.


Knightmare Chess

This item is incompatible with Tabletop Simulator. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. GeekGold Bonus for All Supporters at year’s end: One of the neat ones that stands out in my mind is the one where the caards board rotates 90 degrees.

I figure my King certainly can’t change into a Bishop without still being a King, so is this not allowed, or would it is and my King would become a King that looks and moves like a Bishop? It only matters that a Bishop could have started there; this is also true for Knights, Rooks, and Pawns, but somehow only Bishops are asked about Turn the chessboard at right angles, clockwise or counter-clockwise.

The Paladin changes sides: For example, a card called Demotion says:.

I’ll probably re-post this idea on the main forum instead of just my blog. Your Web page is marvelous, thank you! The game-master must also have the capability to access the kniightmare within a set amount of time after each move similar to the time limits of chess.

TOLL would be legal, yes.

Instead of a cerebral duel of faceless pieces, the board becomes a George-RR-Martin-styled war — full of tricks, traps and red-handed treachery. Glad someone finally put up the effort I could not seem to find.