chess pieces

Almost everyone has a general idea of what chess is, even if they don't know how to play. Each side starts out with 16 pieces, consisting of 8 Pawns, 2 Rooks, 2 Knights, 2 Bishops, and a King and a Queen, all in the same colour.

Our selection of chess pieces is sure to get you inspired!
 - 87mm soft plastic pieces: These soft plastic pieces are well-loved by schools, clubs and beginner players for their durability. Choose from basic black and white/ivory or match your school's colours with our colour options.
 - 95mm black and ivory pieces: Tournament standard pieces with a little more detail,  These sets come with extra Queens and have green felt underneath each piece. Also available in triple weighted sets.
 - 95mm luxury heavy pieces: Tournament standard with an attitude. Perfect for Blitz play.
 - 113mm double-weighted large pieces: Find these pieces under "Traditional Staunton"

Be sure to see our selection of wooden pieces here: "Wooden chess pieces"
Complete sets with Roman archers, Renaissance and Greek Mythology can be found here: "Roman Archers sets"
For more African themed complete sets, follow this link: "African, animals sets"

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