Quantum Chess

Competition: Write an AI to play Quantum Chess. You can enter in any language that supports reading/writing from standard input/output.

Quantum chess is a variant of chess in which the type of a piece changes during play.

The game was invented by Selim Akl, and first implemented by Alice Wismath. You can see their original website here.


The rules are basically the same as the original rules.

Differences / Clarifications

Getting Started

  1. Join the mailing list
  2. Join the #progcomp channel on IRC
  3. Obtain a copy of the qchess program
  4. Using the qchess program
  5. Writing an agent for the qchess program
  6. Entering the competition

Important Links

git http://git.ucc.asn.au
IRC #progcomp
Mailing List progcomp at ucc
Dates subject to change
Results will appear here
Contact matches or wheel at ucc

Page last updated 2013-03-29 by matches

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