Now you can play Belarusian and Litvin chess online

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PRAS company presents a new kind of intellectual game based on classical chess: "Belarusian and Litvin chess" (or simply "Belarusian chess"). The project started in 2010. Its main feature is a different aim of the game - you need one of the two pieces to occupy the central square of the field - the throne. Hence, the chessboard is 9x9 squares, the pieces are arranged asymmetrically, as well as a new piece - a kniažyč - has been introduced with its own features.

The project consists of three parts: computer chess. A beautiful application for Windows that lets you play computer chess with an uncomplicated computer opponent, practice the game with your friends, and make interesting chess compositions. Distributed free of charge. Read more:

The "Noble Choice" set. The board is made of fine wood, the pieces are ceramic. Each set is individual and numbered with the year of creation and board number.

"Gift Set". The pieces are wooden, the board is cardboard. Includes rules in two languages with illustrations.

"At this difficult time for the country, we decided to make a Christmas and New Year present for all Belarusians. We hope that the Belarusian and Litvin chess project, which has been under development for ten years, will raise the general spirit and be a great start for 2021," said PRAS.

The project is in three dimensions

"Belarusian Chess" exists in digital, noble and gift versions. Get to know them.