Geez ... the memory goes when you get old! Yeah, it was "bughouse". It was fun. RonL. ('Course, the last time I played was somewhere back around the Fischer vs Spassky days ...) -----Original Message----- From: Dean Mah [mailto:dmah at shaw.ca] Of course. I've heard it called lots of different things. The most usual being bughouse. Any open square except placing pawns on the last rank for promotion is the way we play.