If you like rolling dice, this is the game for you. The instructions are huge, so i recommend starting basic (with curses if you play games a lot) and working towards playing with various expansions. The curse tiles are as little more difficult, but t... Read More
The cardboard pieces are a nice thick material with a linen finish. The meeples are big and chunky but i do wish they had a second paint coat. It's kind of pricey, but i'm glad i have it. It is a nifty design.
The contents inside seem fine, but the top of the lid was broken in two corners and smashed in another. However, it’s getting a poor rating because of the actual game box.
The square tiles seem to be real wood. The pieces are sturdy and feel great in your hand. The set comes in a nice wooden box that serves as the field.
The magnetism is strong enough to hold the pieces without being so powerful that they snap into place. The gold latches work well and the inside of the board has a clever holding system that makes them secure, not rolling around getting scratched.
This chess set is a great starter set for the price! Thank you so much. Beautifully finished chess set. This set is so awesome!
The board is attractive; hinges and clasps appear to be well constructed. The board has real wooden veneer over a magnetic surface. The box/board is well assembled and lies flat on the table.
the board came with a significant scratch, the instruction manual has a mistake of positions of king and queen. Some figures are are uneven and crooked. The pads at the bottom have glue that has dried over the pad.