Atomic Chess

Atomic Chess has been played on various Internet Chess Servers (ICSes) since at least November 27, 1995 when Klaus Knopper collected the rules describing the game and the rules were introduced to the German Internet Chess Server (GICS) by connex.  In the years that have passed since it was first introduced, Atomic Chess has fascinated players with its simplicity and complexity.  Atomic Chess has a rich legacy and heritage associated with all the time that players have spent playing it on the various ICSes.  Explore these pages and join the fraternity of Atomic Chess players by playing your first game!

Getting Started

Golden Era of Atomic Chess (1995-1999)

Silver Era of Atomic Chess (2000-2003)

Bronze Era of Atomic Chess (2004-2008)

Atomic Chess Resources

Atomic Chess Links

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