At a time when iPads/Nintendos rule, this set is a refreshing change! An innovative take on a timeless classic, it kept my active 6-year-old completely glued and focussed. The pieces are sturdy, especially for little hands. This set has also rekindled our interest in real games as opposed to e-games Pal - London
My lads have just discovered chess so this blew their mind. They play it in the garden, have taken it to the beach (you need some hefty stones to weight down the mat) and this morning they rolled up the living room rug to make room for a game before school.