I love the art, but it does not suggest the grit of dueling factions with an insurrection brewing underneath that obvious struggle. The mechanics are not complex but have sufficient nut-and-bolts to allow for good character differentiation.
After receiving the wrong item initially the mistake was rectified literally the next day. Magnets hold well, without being overly strong, and hold through shaking and tilting even up to 45°. This ball you see is a retaining ball that helps the lockin... Read More
This is the third economical chess set from amazon that i've tried. Bought for my 11 yr old son. Will be purchasing a second one.
Quality pieces and chessboard. Finish is ever so slightly grainy in some areas but not in a bothersome way.
Consider buying or gifting this product at your own risk. I'm severely dissapointed in this company. It's a shame because we really liked this set. Will be returning.