Questions tagged [king-of-the-hill]

For question about the chess variant King of the Hill, where a player can win either by the ways of traditional chess or by bringing the king in one of the central square.

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Which chess GUIs support the chess variants Atomic and King of the Hill?

I want to play against Stockfish offline because I'm going on a trip. I downloaded the compiled exe from GitHub since my laptop will have limited Internet connection. After loading it into the Arena ...
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Openings in King of the Hill

As you probably know, "King of the hill" (KOTH) is a variant of chess where one can win either like in classical chess or by putting the king in the central squares, namely d4, e4, d5 and e5, by a ...
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King of Chess 960

As you know, in Chess960, the first and eighth rows are symmetric and consist of the normal pieces which have be permuted. The only constraints are that the King is between the two Rooks and the ...
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