This high quality set consists of wooden chess and checkers (draughts) pieces with a 2 sided board, all presented in a sturdy carry case with metal handle and clasp. The board has a puzzle piece construction. Instruction booklet included. A great gift for any age!
The goal of chess is to capture your opponents king. Each player takes turns moving one of their pieces in a variety of specific patterns, unique to each piece type. One of the great, classic games, chess requires both patience and strategy.
Checkers is played between two people, with the goal of capturing all of your opponents pieces. Each player takes turns moving one of their pieces to an adjacent diagonal square. If that square is occupied by an opponents piece, they can instead jump that piece to capture it.