18 entries in Games / Chess / Miscellaneous
Creators Title Comments & References Source Page Categories
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on how to win half the games at simultaneous chess, TangramRelated to The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 95) 387
Tony Corinda Chess Trickery Mnemonics and Mental Systems 68
Tony Corinda The Foolproof System of Chess playing against several players simultaneously and winning the majority of themRelated to Mnemonics and Mental Systems 68
Tony Corinda To Play Unlimited Games at Once other system for The Foolproof System of Chess, more people Mnemonics and Mental Systems 69
Tony Corinda The Mate in One Problem chess problem Mnemonics and Mental Systems 70
Karl Fulves, Martin Gardner Two Chess Wagers Epilogue (Issue 5) 34
Mel Stover Chess Bet see also p. 782 for additional information The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 3) 701
Karl Fulves Chess Cube idea of chess variation with a dice that has chess figures on the sides
- Shadow Chess
Interlocutor (Issue 21) 82
Alexander Renno Mind's Eye several chess pieces in a box, performer divines the one which is removedRelated toVariations The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 242) 1207
Gene "Phantini" Grant Mental Checkmate spectator selects four chess pieces from a box and puts them in different pockets, performer knows which piece is whereInspired by Phantini's Incredible Mental Secrets Volume Two 75
Al Mann The Knight's Gambit named chess figure is predicted, red circle in a chess book around figure, with a letter The Knight's Gambit 1
Karl Fulves Non-Working Trix #4 - "Unexchange", pseudo-switch of two small items, like chess figures or Okito boxes
- secretly exchanging the pen caps of two pens even though apparently nothing happens
Related to Interlocutor (Issue 50) 239
Martin Gardner Packet Parity color prediction with chess pieces, also with cards (color of a card is predicted) Arcane (Issue 14) 212
Richard Bartram, Jr. Mind Gamebit prediction of chess moveInspired by Trephine 147
Karl Fulves Alice Plays Chess Hex Squared variation in which spectator can rotate board and start on any color Hex Squared 107
G Checkmate (将军) Miraskill with Chinese Chess pieces Believe 37
Roberto Giobbi Chess & Conjuring thoughts Hidden Agenda (Issue Jan 7) 10
Harapan Ong Checkmate chess figure appears behind card on handInspired by Principia 187