HEX – the Rainbow between kids.

After 1 years making, the FlameChess newest set has too many function and play methods. The HEX was one of the special game to using the flamechess set. because of It’s one of the AI computer game competation events in CHINA colleges.


( the program was edit by Robotic AI Computer LAB of BJUT. this version only for kids player to learn how to play hex. the Computer competation was 11×11 maps. The Red side is human player from FlameLAB, the Blue side is computer from FUTAhex named by BJUT team.)

 How to using the FlameChess set to play HEX:

4x4 5x5 7x7

the map size is the difficult of the game. 4×4 is easier the 7×7. the demo game 6×6 based on 34 pieces of flamechess. In generally, 7×7 map can go to the end of the game using 34 pieces. 4×4 was used for baby player play with parents. 5×5 can be win by first move player. HEX like the go game and link 5, it’s good target for computer program.

 Using Cloud Chess Board to recording the game moves:
.      also be connection of the game in far distance


this board was build based on Cloud Chess Board – one of electric chess board solution. the Board shape is special for HEX, the sensors numbers was the same as CCB. the Newest LOGO FLAME ? (named flame what?) is the flamechess MAKER LAB – FLAMELAB‘s LOGO. this board could be played with computer that’s the designed fuction be support in the future.

The International Invitation started between 2 cities:

FCR invitation named from 2017, between CPH & BJ from DK & CN. Group 5 in 1 team was the invitation elment. 5 players vs 5 players between 2 cities. The game goals is sharing more gift to other kids in the city – name GIVING. the words LIVING is GIVING was start for the DK at 2018 DESIGN BEIJING events.

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( left was photo at Sep.25th 2018 at BJ 798. POST of LIVING is GIVING CPH. right was the flamechess gift set, All pieces made by used copy papers, and cut to shapes of hex and round, 80 layers one pieces. The DIY set had the same play methods number with the real set. )

 LET’S START to INVITE the NEW city:

  • 5 players 1 team.
  • 3 computer programed by kids U18, U15, U12
  • 2 humen brains in the team.
  • Preparing the Gifts, not only Flamechess. Any Gift can be Giving.
  • DIY flamechess be encouraged,
    bottle caps, card board … anything can made the chess pieces and boards.
  • Anything can do all around the invitation and Giving efforts.

Just try it. to connecting your CITY INVITER

CPH dk, BEIJING cn, Trosmø no, Oxford uk,
MB ca, Vancouver ca, Lusaka zm, …

FlameChessSet Designs Released, the DIY version from bottle caps has became the pass.

. Mar.25th 2014, I got the success of Flamechess Culture trip to visit Copenhagen Skole Skak Open. I saw bottle caps appears on the danish kids chess board. There’re chess pieces sticker on the bottle caps. I was bring this idea back to china. Then gains more sucess in the following three years.

. Today I realesed the designs of new flamechessset to remember the friendship of Mr. Jacobson, the Generalsekretær of Danish SkoleSkak. He told me at this day 3 years ago:

“Friends were sharing time each other.”

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. this sentence was another gains from Flamechess Culture trip three years ago. Following is the designs of mine.

Mar.25th, 2017
Dejun Yuan. the founder of Flamechess.cn
and FlameChess Robotic union.

(Sturctures and Elements of the Chessset)

(Outlooks of 5 tipical Chess pieces, look like flamechess gift tower.)

 The Designs Introduction:

  • Sturctures and Elements of the Chessset
  1. Center of the 1st diagram was LOGO of flaming mountain junior chess team. The kNight with long hair was in the middle.
  2. The piece designs was based on a flat bottom constructed using same elements of layers.
  3. The element was enlarged on top left of the diagram.
  4. The designs will be adapted with LEGO pieces, look at the size of each part of LEGO pieces marked on the diagram.
  5. The yellow one on the right of the diagram was the smallest element layer, its diameter was 8mm.
  6. All diameters were marked on the right of each layers.
  7. The small data table was on the left of the diagram, marked 5 layer diameters for kNight Base.
  8. The long data table on the top right of the diagram was total number of the layer elements from the 6 diffrent flamechess pieces (see the next diagram. pls)
  9. Totally there’re 16 diffrent diameters of the elements.
  10. release the contact message of mine, flamemind trademark, and the date of diagram designing.
  11. At the end, why was no clearly the kNight outlines?
    because, It can be 3D sculptured or 3D printing.
  • Outlooks of 5 tipical Chess pieces,
  1. The data table on the left, marked 5 pieces diameters for King, Queen, Bishop, Rook, Pawn. the top data of the table was the bottom layer of the pieces.
  2. King and Queen have the same shaps, elements of the body have the same number of layers and same diameters also.
  3. the Heads of King and Queen were diffrent height.
    King has 3 layers, but Queen only has 1.
  4. The King will not using cross shap, only 3 circle layers. Using the smallest elements 8mm, It’ll be used the original LEGO pieces.
  5. The top of the Bishop was not narrow, because of the smallest element was 8mm. the Bishop will not have gap on the head.
  6. The top of the Rook will not have the gaps on the eage also,
    replaced by the circle shape, not the normal rook’s rectangle waves.
  7. The pawn’s bottom was the same size with other pieces.
  8. Each pieces’ base elements had 3 layers, 26mm, 28mm, 27mm. They’ll be used as flat pieces like traditional chinese chess.
  9. This designs came from flamechess twins chess, two kind of pieces stickers will on the 2 sides of flat pieces.
  10. The 3 layers designs could be placed in the middle of it with Cloud Chess Board sensors or magnatic chips.
  11. the Colorful pieces will be as black side of the Chess, the pure transparent pieces will be as white side. You can also select one color or no color in one side.
  12. the date of diagram was Mar.23, the same day with CPH SKOLESKAK OPEN 3 years ago.

 The Story of the Desings:
.      the Borns of the FlameChess Gift Tower

volunteers build chess tower to set the world record.

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.  one year ago I met with danish grand master Peter Nielson. At the same big event of mindgames SPORTACCORD. the 5 meters high Biggest chess tower in the world was stand on the BEIJING Olympic park meeting hall.

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. That’s the 1st time connection with danish people. the Encourage was that I be invited by Peter to visit Danmark. He like the flamechessset and play chess with cake honors. He enjoys the time to play with chinese kids. He was the friend of Flaming mountain junior chess team. Flamechess.cn was opened for this international connection. upfuture.org also registed at the this time, It’s used before last time visit CPH this March 2017.

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. Using Lego elements is greeting to denmark. My 1st trip to CPH skoleskak OPEN, a Lego elements chessset was made as gift for danish friends Rikke Nielson, the sister of Peter.

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. That’s to reason to using LEGO elements. Flamechess Robot appearance also using LEGO pieces to package the chips. a LEGO producted chessset was for my sons’ gift at once trip to danmark.

Dejun Yuan to introduce the tower chess set on the tower Photo : Vianney THIBAUT
. The idea using bottle caps to DIY chessset came from danish skoleskak. That’s the basic gift on the chess tower, 2000 bottle caps chessset on the tower, 2000 chinese kids came from community build it. That’s the Cultural and Education Programme on SPORTACCORD world mindgames 2014. Director General, Mr.Vlad Marinescu, addressed the children saying, “keep dreaming and do not be afraid to dream, but never forget to always work hard in order to make your dreams come true”. In front of Mr.Vlad there’s the same flamechessset played with Peter.
. Those gifts chessset was send to HEBEI provience QingLong MingDe school. There’re 30,000 juniors in Qinglong and Flamedoku grows up in there. (Qinglong kids also wanted it.)

How to developing the Real Set:

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the fast building huge chess tower in Beijing Accadmy.

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handbook edited by ZhongGuanCun 2nd Primary School.

Electric(Cloud) Chess Board with Flamechess twins pieces.

. Any newest real flamechessset is borning in the worldwide maker minds and hands, Pls join us to sharing happiness to the KIDs. This is a FCRobic UNION Newest Application Scenarios. (see the announcement)

Let us together to:

“Connect KIDs , Connect Future !”

Mar.25 2017
Mr. Dejun Yuan, the Founder of
FCR union & FlameChess.

ps: FlameChessSet Developing Diary from Apr.2nd 2017.

Released FlameChessIII for visiting DK 3 years.

. Before Københavnsmesterskab for skoleskakhold 2017 , Mar.8 2017.
We have announcement to Released one solution for kids learning mindgames.
named “FlameChessIII“. There 3 parts of the solution, below:


  • easy learning method and special chessset learning tools,
  • Multigame learning together for kids interesting build,
  • Learning in play, adding other games of learning program in.
  • Enter community, kindergarden, school to play with kids

2 kinds of study tools box:
1 for teacher, 1 for students, All can be DIY.



 Cloud Chess Board ” ASSISTED LEARNING

. using electric chess board to recording the chess pieces move, then let coach to explain. Personalized teaching, targeted guidance.


. using Robot to Assisted play, and based Cloud Chess Board, adding Eye tracking, AI program to increasing Assisted learning ability.

(pics from: FlameDoku 4×4 level robot play demo.)

Release FlameDoku at same time for kids

Another learning system special for sudoku, part of flamechess. start from 3 years old kids to begin play with.

pls. VISIT http://FlameDoku.cn

Release FlameChessIII using diary in chinese version,
Download FlameChessIII here. English version later…

the pdf screen view pictures: 18 pages.

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“friendship 1st, competion 2nd.” in first Flamechess invitation of Beijing junior and primary schools.

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June 14th, Beijing primary and junior school flamechess Invitation held in beijing seventeen middle school. The event is sponsored by the Beijing primary and junior school sports associations. From Yongan primary school, Hujialou center primary school, more than 100 kids players joined the invitation game.

The game is according the rules of flamechess mixed Sudoku and chess.
In the game, players first eat the pieces can be awarded for a piece of the tournament flamechess cookies, encouraged kids. The game was always filled with kids players happy, crisp laughter, so that the original serious game exudes a pleasant atmosphere.

This event has several first, all chess sets are DIYed; all the staff and referees are the volunteers, parents; zero based competition, offer advice be allowed, old player help beginner, two team help each other, Friendship First, NO Second, all kids got the same gift cookies and certificate; volunteer training efficiency. “flamechess” APP is a secret weapon. More children to participate in the flamechess in this mind sports, inspired wisdom, rich amateur life.

“Flame chess” is an interesting combination of play chess and Sudoku, dice and so on, not only let the chess become simple, more to stimulate children’s learning fun. After the promotion of the founder Yuan Dejun and volunteers, flamechess has tens of thousands of fans. And through the use of waste materials DIY flamechess, as present sharing to friends. In this unique way, flamechess passed the environmental protection, sharing and other ideas will be more widely passed.

Hope the Million Flamechess is coming soon.

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The FlameChess APP was developed by Beijing Lianzhong Game (stock code: 6899 HK).
The download service is also provided by them.
In the developing of Our team, our old friend “Lianzhong” alway with us.
Hope the Million Flamechess is coming soon.

Flaming Mountains Junior chess team

download  (the version allready upgrade to fireChess-release-signed0605.apk)
PS: The newest download (for Android only) is here:

(open it with explorer)

This game is designed for parents,
to learn the two mind games ( sudoku & chess ),
play with their kids ( 3-7 ages.) and enjoy happiness,
then share it to others, kids, parents, …

The chess play with dice is called flamechess.
The sudoku making by themself is called flamedoku.

Parents learning the game by phone or pad first,
then DIY the chessset and sudoku board
to play with the kids.

Pls. Leave your kids outof the hardware.
The hardware can’t instead your care and love.
Your kids need your time to share with them.
It’s happiness time with you do anything.

Contact us to get gifts:
Our team have lots of flamechess DIY Materials, can send to you as gift.
Our team just in your community, school, kidgarden…

Download address:
(pls share it to others, open it with explorer)

hope the million flamechess is coming soon
this introduction in pdf file. [millionhope.pdf]

english Version Download:
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PS: The newest download (for Android only) is here:
(open it with explorer)

Invitation to chase your dreams

Photo : Vianney THIBAUT

The Cultural and Education Programme continued today with another exciting episode.

Sixty local children aged between 6 and 12 years old had the privilege to visit the venue and get immersed into the inspirational values of the mind sports. During the visit, the children received an introductory lesson from a representative of the Flaming Mountains junior chess team and were then initiated to the game of chess by no less than the Chinese International Grandmaster GU Xiaobing, Romanian Grand Master, Alina L’Ami. The children showed an unprecedented sense of excitement and adrenaline for such a unique experience. SportAccord officials welcomed the young guests and gladly joined the session to play a few chess games with the children. SportAccord Director General, Mr.Vlad Marinescu, addressed the children saying, “keep dreaming and do not be afraid to dream, but never forget to always work hard in order to make your dreams come true”. In order to make this experience even more unforgettable, at the end of the session all the children were awarded a set of gifts by the SportAccord representatives. Stay tuned for more news on the cultural and education programme of the World Mind Games 2014!

Go back to the World Mind Games portal

volunteers build chess tower to set the world record


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Dejun Yuan to introduce the tower






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chess set on the tower





top of the flamechess tower





Learning to engage the mind

Photo : Vianney THIBAUT

Cultural programme begins with educating young children about the power of mind sports.

Day 1 of the World Mind Games 2014 featured the visit of a local primary school as a core part of the cultural and education programme of the event.  The visit was led by a representative from the Flaming Mountains Junior Chess team and saw the participation of 20 children aged between 9 and 12 years old. During the educational session the children were able to learn more about the mind sports and had the unique chance to play flash chess right next to the competition area. Prior to the event, the children were actively involved in the construction of a statue made of 2000 chess boards and bottle caps. Many more cultural and pedagogical activities are yet to come in the following days!

Go back to the World Mind Games portal

The Flamechess culture trip will start the new beginning.


5chinese background kids visit CPH open 2014


from Københavns Skoleskak (KSS)

2014 Copenhagen chess open, Chinese time welcome ceremony,
The children holding the gift Chinese knot and Flaming Mountains team logo.
Flaming Mountains’s pronunciation of “the skin of the fruit”, to “skoleska”, the same joy.


Gift from Peter Heine Nielsen

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Dear lisa!

It’s a great pleasure to meet you
Thanks a lot for introducing me to flame chess and for inviting me to be a volunteer! I hope flame chess will be played all over the world! This chess book I hope will be interesting, but also will remind you of our meeting in 2013 world mind games

Peter nelson,
18.12.2013 Beijing

ps: lisa is a girl chess player,
just 5 years old.
she’s player of flaming mountain chess team.