It is available in two colors natural boxwood and genuine ebony which is a classic black and white look or natural boxwood and blood rosewood which makes the black pieces more of a deep red brown color.


Chess pieces king and queen. The first moves of a chess game are termed the opening or opening moves. In chess the king is the most important piecethe object of the game is to threaten the opponents king in such a way that escape is not possible if a players king is threatened with capture it is said to be in check and the player must remove the threat of capture on the next move. Our lowest priced and best value tournament size chessmen and board set. If this cannot be done the king is said to be in checkmate resulting in a loss for that player.

Each player starts the game with a set of 16 pieces 8 pawns 2 rooks 2 knights 2 bishops a queen and a king. Established in 1999 the chess store inc. Wood chess set pieces luxor staunton bud rosewood boxwood of king size 45 made of real bud rosewood and boxwood. It includes our solid plastic black and cream chess pieces with a tournament sized 375 inch king with two extra queens in the event you are a good enough player to promote a pawn into an extra queen.

A good opening will provide better protection of the king control over an area of the board particularly the center greater mobility for pieces and possibly opportunities to capture opposing pawns and pieces. The side whose king is captured loses. Is the worlds leading chess retailer specializing in fine staunton wood chess sets along with thousands of other chess products. This beautiful set of hand carved chess pieces offers a stunning amount of detail in each carefully crafted figure.

The king is the main chess piece. The queen is the most powerful piece in the game of chess able to move any number of squares vertically horizontally or diagonallyeach player starts the game with one queen placed in the middle of the first rank next to the kingbecause the queen is the strongest piece a pawn is promoted to a queen in the vast majority of cases. A beginners garden of chess openings. In the game shatranj the ancestor of chess that.

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