Game Rules | Board Set Up

Playing Board of Commander Chess is square checkered board numbered by row and column with center area and pieces move by squares.


Playing board has sky field, sea field and river field with reef-base segments.

Commander Chess is a two-player board game played on a playing board with pieces move along vertical axis (VA) and horizontal axis (HA). VA are numbered from 0 to 11 and HA are numbered from 0 to 11 with the origin of axes is numbered 0 at the bottom left corner of the playing board (bottom left corner of the sea field).


Example of pieces’ positions:

Red Militia (VA:HA): 6:7 | Blue Militia (VA:HA): 6:4


The basic starting placement of pieces shown as below. Blue side plays first.