The chess peices are all magnetic as well as the board. Checkers are also well-made and are of solid wood composition though not magnetic.
It folds in half, locking securely with 2 latches. All components are stored inside the game board with a latching closure. They probably had to do this in order to make it close and latch as nicely as it does.
My family loves this game! Delighted with the purchase. Makes a terrific gift. If you go onto the creator's website, they offer a free map with the game.
The box is sturdy and contains all very nicely, so taking it on a trip would be at your discretion. But folks learn where the parks are, park names, and a few basic facts about the parks. The concept of visiting the national parks provides a nice hook... Read More
Game explains how to play very well. It's a wonderfully designed game that involves intense strategy development that must change and adapt to game flow. The game is quick and easy to learn.
It's also educational for our high school granddaughter. It is great for all ages. Even my 4. Yo enjoys it.
Each card has a stunning photograph of its park, and a little blurb about it. The board looks great, the tokens and cards look great. Cards are well made.
The game board features a hideous, distorted map of the us. It doesn't even provide a geography lesson. No information on the parks at all.
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