Games that force players to think outside the black-and-white boxTwenty-four unique games that can be played with a chess set—but are definitely not chess—are explored in this imaginative collection. Instructions and diagrams thoroughly explain the setup for each game and what additional equipment—such as a six-sided die, counting stones or beans, or small stickers—may be needed. Intended for gamers of all skill levels, from non-chess players to chess buffs, these games are an ideal way to get acquainted with different chess pieces while expanding the boundaries of gameplay.
Author BiographyClaude Needham is one of the creators of a series of interactive video games that are specifically designed to increase awareness and promote communication and intuition among groups of players. He is the author of The Handbook for the Recently Deceased and Just Because Club. He lives in Nevada City, California.