Capture your opponent’s king piece.
This magnetic chess set comes uniquely shaped in rich wood! Also contains 2 storage drawers for the pieces! Chess is one of the oldest skill games in the world. It is commonly accepted that Chess originated 4,000 years ago in India and Persia, although this is far from clear. Modern Chess, as we know it today, is about 2,000 years old and has developed into one of the most popular games in the world. Chess is a game of strategy for two people. Although it is a highly complex and sophisticated game, Chess can also be enjoyed at a simpler level by inexperienced players. Chessmen: design Staunton, schima-wood, natural and brown stained, weighted, king 58 mm. Chessboard: poplar, walnut stained, maple and walnut inlays, matt-finished, magnetic, diameter 305 mm, field 25 mm, with 2 drawer for the chessmen. Playing instruction: language DE, GB, FR, ES, IT, NL, DK, SE, PL, RU