chess

Clever: Wooden Chess Board Coat Racks

These are the wooden chess board coat racks (plus bonus shelf) made and sold by Esty seller CreativeHolz. The $140 - $160 chess racks are available in...
April 30, 2019

Oh Wow: A Taxidermy Mouse Chess Set

This is one of the made-to-order and completely customizable taxidermy mouse chess sets available from Etsy shop TheCurious13. The set includes all standard chess pieces in dead...
April 15, 2019

Making It Harder: A Spherical Globe Chess Game

This is the wooden globe chessboard (technically a chessphere) built by product design student Ben Meyers. It uses magnets underneath each square to keep the pieces attached....
May 8, 2017

Zero Footprint: A Fancy Vertical Chess Set

Seen here playing with himself in more ways than one, a man contemplates his next move on Hammacher Schlemmer's $300 Vertical Chess Set. In case you couldn't...
November 22, 2011

Custom Made Zelda Characters Chess Set

This is a custom-molded chess set by Ben Howard (NOT Ron) featuring a bunch of different characters from the Zelda franchise. Need some help naming them all?...
June 13, 2011

Improvised Ammo Chess Set In Afghanistan

Chess, a game best known for ending with me sweeping all the pieces off the board and threatening to stab my opponent, is played worldwide. Including while...
May 5, 2011

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