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Hello this is my chess Instructions page. Here you'll learn whatever I decide to throw up.
O.k I've decided a simple walkthrew on pice setups should be first then maybe a more complete walkthrew

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How to Set Up a Board

Piece movement Board Setup

Like in most board games the very first step to learning how to play is learning how to setup the board
So you start by choosing colors Black or white this is usualy done by taking a piece from both colors and placing them in your hands then the challenger chooses wich hand and what he gets is his color
You should have 16 pieces each; 8 pawns, 2 rooks, 2 knights, 2 bishops, 1 king and one queen. For a sample picture of a setup board Click Here Queen always goes on her color. For a place to play chess go to

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