Chess board is a game that tests your wits and skills. And although it’s a game that focuses on your mental strength, the type of chessboard you play on also makes the difference. For instance, magnetic chess boards are highly popular, owing to the superior gloss finish and appealing look. The pieces in these chessboards come with magnetic bottoms. Finding the right travel chess set is not always easy. There are many features including size and material that should be taken in to consideration for finding the right set. This is a small, portable magnetic set. The size (10") is large enough to allow you to easily see the pieces on the board, and the magnets are powerful enough to keep them in place. This is a great set for outdoor use or play during travel, either as an analysis set for yourself or for a chess match with a partner. The set contains storage for all chess pieces.