14. Oct, 2021

Watermelon chess

Watermelon Chess is a two-player abstract strategy game from China where it is known as Xi Gua Qi. It is also known as The Surround Game and Globe. ... In Chess, the goal is to capture the King, whereas, in Watermelon Chess, the goal is to capture the opponent's pieces and reduce their numbers to two.

😎 Video: How to play (1:30)       Printable board

👍 Variant - Capture Anything

🙂 Game - an entertaining miniature