Wooden Chess Board (12"X12")can be folded and it also works as storage to keep the pieces when folded. Wooden Chess is a two-player strategy board game played on a chessboard, a checkered game board with 64 squares arranged in an eight-by-eight grid. The pieces are divided, by convention, into white and black sets. The players are referred to as "White" and "Black" and each begins the game with player 16 pieces: one king, one queen, two rooks, two knights, two bishops, and eight pawns. It is durable and will last you for a long time. Chess has long been regarded as a game that can have beneficial effects on learning on development, especially when it is played from a young age.