Choosing the Right Chess Set

choosing the right chess set

If you’ve ever been to any chess set shops and taken a look around at the dozens, or hundreds, of sets that are on display, you may understand why choosing the right chess set isn’t an easy decision. It can even be somewhat daunting.

There are so many options to choose from, you may not even know where to start. Here are a few things that can help you narrow down your choice for the best chess set. Continue reading “Choosing the Right Chess Set”

Tradition Russian Chess Pieces or Troy vs Sparta Chessmen

Sometimes you may find that you don’t need a whole new chess set; you may have a perfectly good board, but just want a different set of pieces to shake things up for your next game.

This is a great way to entertain children with fun themed sets, while keeping your favorite playing set in good condition. We offer many chessmen sets that can be great additions to your collection. Continue reading “Tradition Russian Chess Pieces or Troy vs Sparta Chessmen”

The Pros and Cons of Playing Chess

The game of chess has been played as far back as the 6th century, beginning with a military strategy game invented in India. The game moved throughout the Muslim world, traveling to Persia and North Africa, before being introduced to Italy, France, and the rest of Europe. Since the very beginning, chess has been one of the most popular board games in the world. Continue reading “The Pros and Cons of Playing Chess”