No Playing With Your Food!: Mario Chess Cake

DeviantARTist Anafuji went and made this Mario-themed chess cake for somebody's birthday. Or maybe a retirement party. Or just for fun. I don't actually know, but I...
July 8, 2010

Wow: $30,000 Robotic LEGO Chess Game

This is Monster Chess, a 12' x 12' (that's feet, not inches) robotic LEGO chess game made with over 100,000 blocks for a total build cost of...
June 14, 2010

Chinook is unbeatable at checkers

Canadian researchers claim they've "solved" checkers and that their checkers-playing program, Chinook, is mathematically unbeatable. "The program can achieve at least a draw against any opponent, playing either...
July 24, 2007