Diagonalnie Shashki ("Diagonal Shashki" - Диагональные шашки) is a variant of Russian Checkers. The author of the game is unknown.
The game has almost the same rules as Russian Checkers.
- Each player has only nine men.
- The men are initially in the corners. The single-corners point to the players.
- The men promote in the opposite single-corner or its nearest edge squares.
- Diagonalnie Shashki (1), a similar game