Giant Chess Flash Sale

We received a new shipment of our most popular 25″ Giant Chess Pieces in the warehouse. Here’s a great deal this week through Saturday 10/21/2017. All you need is a chess mat or suitable playing surface with 12-18″ squares and you’ll have a...
Idea for a wall mounted chess board

Idea for a wall mounted chess board

A couple of chess enthusiasts and creative woodworking professionals in Hungary began making a unique wall mounted chess board to solve something they encountered while playing chess. The challenge of keeping the figures in place while playing chess over multiple days...
Where is Chess Master Paul Morphy’s Pocket Watch

Where is Chess Master Paul Morphy’s Pocket Watch

In May 1859, American Chess Master Paul Morphy was presented with a pocket watch from the Testimonial Committee of the New York Chess Club as a tribute to his genius and worth. Morphy had recently returned from Europe where his dominant play gave rise to a hero’s...
Novag electronic chess replaced by newer computers

Novag electronic chess replaced by newer computers

Novag electronic chess sets were a leading brand of chess computer until 2014. Electronic chess computers have been popular for over 30 years with many unique designs coming and going in the market. An electronic chess game by Novag allowed you to play chess whenever...
Set up game room for the family

Set up game room for the family

Janel says the chess table and medieval pieces were a huge hit in their home, especially with their chess-loving 10 year old. She shares, “Chess is a great game that can reinforce time spent one-on-one with your children and build in an outlet for communication...
Chess Lessons in Kitale, Kenya

Chess Lessons in Kitale, Kenya

Since 1991 Barbara has visited Kenya where Antonio and Eunice started a school in rural Kitale, Kenya about 12 years ago. Every time Barbara visits Kenya she has asked Antonio (“Tony”) what is needed for the school. He told her that one of their teachers in the school...
Summerville-New England Chessboards

Summerville-New England Chessboards

Summerville-New England Chessboards are engineering based, premium grade solid-hardwood chess boards. Driven by the singular goal of producing the very finest chess products, the boards are completely hand fabricated in New England with remarkable precision and...