@SamayRainaOfficial invented a new type of chess

Thanks to @GothamChess and @SamayRainaOfficial for this awesome collaboration! Be sure to subscribe to both of their channels! It’s the easiest way to show support ๐Ÿ˜Ž
Check out our first game of Dice Chess on @GothamChess’s Channel

Check out the full show on @SamayRainaOfficial’s Channel

In this video, I play against IM Levy Rozman (Gotham Chess) in Samay Raina’s fascinating new variant: Poison Pawn Chess. Here are the rules…
-Before the game we each secretly select a single non-center pawn to be our poisoned pawn.
-If a player’s poisoned pawn is captured at any point, that player wins — but with one exception: If a player uses their poisoned pawn to capture the opponent’s poisoned pawn, then it is considered a win.
– In our first game we played, poisoned pawns are not allowed to capture pieces. In the subsequent two games, poison pawns are allowed to make captures.

While the rules seemed a bit confusing at first, we quickly on the hang of it and had some epic battles…

Chapters:
0:00 RULES EXPLAINED
2:56 Game 1 — SO MUCH TENSION
13:48 Game 2 — KINGSIDE ATTACK
28:25 Game 3 — PSYCHOLOGICAL WARFARE

Watch live on Twitch:
Stream schedule:
Support my content:

Now accepting fan mail! My mailbox address:
Eric Rosen
4579 Laclede Ave 205
St. Louis, MO 63108

โ™™โ™™โ™™โ™™โ™™โ™™โ™™โ™™โ™™โ™™โ™™โ™™โ™™โ™™โ™™โ™™โ™™โ™™โ™™โ™™โ™™
WEBSITE:
TWITCH:
DISCORD:
TWITTER:
INSTAGRAM:
LICHESS:
CHESS.COM:
โ™™โ™™โ™™โ™™โ™™โ™™โ™™โ™™โ™™โ™™โ™™โ™™โ™™โ™™โ™™โ™™โ™™โ™™โ™™โ™™โ™™

Chess book recommendations:
London Opening 8-hour video course:

442 Comments

  1. Eric did you know Samay means time?
    And we had good time from this video.

  2. "Oh wait pawns capture diagonally"
    Eric Rosen, International Grandmaster

  3. ๐Ÿ‘ˆ

    Thereโ€™s probably a hair on your screen

  4. How did Eric's c poison pawn capture at 38:28 .Poison pawns are not allowed to capture right

  5. when the teacher says to speak on the spot , shit like this gets invented and sometimes it turns out good XDXDXD

  6. This was such a fun stream โค๐Ÿ˜‚

  7. I made my own chess variant. If I send you a free set can you make a video on it?

  8. Levy: What kind of tension?
    Samay: PG-13 Tension ๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚

  9. for exemple ..if c poisoned pawn go the the d file is still poisoned ?

  10. i love how they all in front of greenscreens but without actually using them

  11. 7:20 I feel like Eric's poison pawn is obvious because it is not capturing on e5. It would be safe to capture since Gotham's poison pawn cant be on the e file, but since eric's poison is the f pawn it cant capture.

  12. The humorous journey dolly stare because border energetically increase pace a male quotation. hoc, unusual snow

  13. โ€œPG-13 tensionโ€๐Ÿ˜…๐Ÿ˜…

  14. 11 minutes into the video, I thought I was watching levy. Now I have to watch it all over again to remember which pawn was poisoned….

  15. I think both modes need programming Eric put Gotham in check with his poison pond this shouldn't be possible and it would really improve the game

  16. 15:07 lmao did Samay really said โ€œbhai nikaldoโ€ (brother take it off) to levy and assumed he would understand Hindi.

  17. This is an amazing variation. It adds so much to the game, levels out more for new players. I'm going to try this irl by painting a skull or putting a sticker under two pawns and showing this to a friend. Thanks for sharing it guys.

  18. Someone please tell this man what the definition of a "piece" is in Chess.

  19. Eric clearly never learned the rules.

  20. Levy said Eric Bhai โค๏ธโค๏ธโค๏ธ๐Ÿ˜‚

  21. should be called a "black hole" pawn because if you attack it, you get sucked in and lose, but it can't attack you unless you are another black hole, in which case it can suck you in

  22. 34:10 BIG BRAIN GENIUS MOMENT THEY BOTH MISSED. QUEEN TAKES BISHOP (QXD6) IF THE POISONOUS PAWN TAKES THEN LEVIS POISONOUS TAKES BACK WINNING LEVI THE GAME

  23. Brilliant idea. It kinda adds a little Stratego to the game. The only downside is that if they choose pawns at opposite corners of the board, then there's no chance at all that one poison-pawn will capture the other. Then again, I've watched only 4 minutes of this video. Maybe there's a detail I'm missing.

  24. Can you officially create chess variants? Sign me up

  25. im a simple man, i see samay in the thumbnail, i click, i am happy, i am happy

  26. I think itโ€™s absolutely hilarious that Levi thinks heโ€™s a comedian

  27. Wait what if I can f pawn takes something on the center and center pawn takes something on f line, so will the new centre pawn now still be poison lol

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *