Keeps & Moats Chess

Keeps & Moats ChessKeeps & Moats Chess is a 4-player variation on the classic. It uses the unique Keeps & Moats game board along with adjusted movement and capture rules to create an exciting new take on chess. It plays much more like a wargame than traditional 2-player chess — faster and more aggressive.

Keeps & Moats Chess, Screen PictureFeatures:

  • 3 Different Alliance Types & 3 Different King Capture Results (9 different variations to play)
  • Each of the four colors can be played by a human or a computer opponent (Note: In the free demo, Black and Red are always controlled by a randomly-assigned computer opponent.)
  • 3 different computer opponent styles to pick from
  • Simple mouse-click interface for human players
  • Move History shown on the board
  • Game Saving/Loading (to facilitate longer games and play-by-email)
  • Detailed, graphical, HTML-based help files
  • NetPlay — play against others over the Intenet or other TCP/IP Network

(Requirements:  Windows 95 or later.)

This game has been out for a long time now (originally released in January 2003) … and I still get contacted about it every few months … so, I’m going to continue leaving it up on the site. 🙂

2 Responses to Keeps & Moats Chess

  1. jithu says:

    i like the game

  2. max h says:

    twould be great if there was an oxs version.

    course its been out for such a long time, but I still think its a great game, after playing it for ever

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