Chess is a board game played between two players and one of the world's most popular games, played by millions of people worldwide. Now, you can play it miniature-ized! The latest addition to Super Impulse World's Smallest games, this chess set actually works! The board measures 3" wide by 1.75" deep when closed (and serves as a storage case for the pieces). Open, the 3" square board allows you to play the game! Pieces are tiny, they are about .5" to .75" tall, so it is recommended-d for ages 6 and older.