Type: Board game for: Boys and girls Material: Plastic with magnet finishing Includes: 64 square board with 32 plastic moulded chess pieces Recommended Age: 6 years and up Sharpen Your Child's Mental Skills One of the oldest games the world has ever seen, the game of chess is considered to be one that helps build mental skills and gives out-of-the-box thinking. This game requires two players and the fun begins when each player has to strive hard to defeat the other through unique strategies. As they say, chess is a common men's game but only one among many can master it. Help your child become a grandmaster with chess. The well detailed magnetic chess pieces are white and black solid plastic and come with felt on the bottom. Magnets are strong enough to hold the set upside down. This set is great for students or for traveling, and also would make a nice gift or prize.