It's easy for kids to play and the cooperation and gem sharing warms my heart. Play generates lots of conversation around probability. Perfect for my 3 little granddaughters.
Chess set is for grandson. Perfect set for a beginner. Great quality and folds up pretty easily.
The magnetic pieces are so great so they don't go everywhere if the board gets knocked. Pieces are not weighted, but are acceptable. It's all wood, so no worries if someone spills a drink.
Pieces feel cheap, the board feels cheap and the latches that close the board feel like plastic. The locking clasps are very poor quality and are a little sharp, so when the board is flattened out for play, the cl asps scratch the surface. The piece h... Read More
The chess board misalignment. The squares from the two halves of the board are misaligned. The chess set is alright, but one or two pieces is crooked due to crooked felt bases.
It seems overpriced to me. Save your bucks and buy something legitimate. Feels very very cheap. Looks no more valuable than ten bucks max.
The real damning quality is the absolute lack thereof. Bad craftsmanship. It just is meh, not very impressive.