This portable, classic game of checkers is the perfect road trip companion. This colorful 5.25" square tin has a cloth zipper closure and grab string for easy carrying. It contains twelve each of red and black thick magnet game pieces, checkerboard and game instructions. The tin folds flat to form the game board and the magnetic pieces are strong enough to stay where they are if you want to close up the game and finish it later. Since the game contains small parts, it is not recommended for children under the age of 3.