A high quality traditional game of Chess with wooden board and pieces. The game contains 16 white chessmen and 16 black ones. The aim of each player is to checkmate the opponent's king. The king is never captured. When it could be taken at the next move, the king is in check. If it cannot be moved out of check, checkmate is declared. The player who begins plays with the white chessmen. Players take it in turns to make one move each. This game is for 2 players and suitable for ages 8 years and up.
Contents: 1 playing board, 16 black chess pieces and 16 white chess pieces
Warnings: Not suitable for children under 36 months, small parts, choking hazard.