TIL about Kriegspiel, a chess variant where each player can see their own pieces, but not those of their opponent. Players attempt to move on their turns, and the umpire declares their attempts ‘legal’ or ‘illegal’. If the move is illegal, the player tries again; if it is legal, that move stands.

Read more: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kriegspiel_(chess)

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  1. there’s a better version of this called Fog of War chess, you can only see the combined vision of your own pieces on the board

    very fun, you have to get in your opponents head a lot more

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