Tag - chess

MK Mortal Kombat Chess Finish Him shirt from Tshirt Bordello

Win a MK Chess Match T-Shirt from Tshirt...

It’s that rare shirt that unites Mortal Kombat geeks and chess aficionados. The MK Chess Match T-Shirt from Tshirt Bordello. Here’s what they have to say for themselves: Finish Him! The eternal struggle continues with these...

Each Board of Chess Means There’s One...

I am a very, very amateurish chess player. I know how to play, I appreciate the game, and I figured out a way to re-stage the musical in the round with a combination of the New York and London songs. Because I’m just a nerd like that...

Win New Wave Chess!

Daniel Young has designed a new chess/checkerboard. Basically it lets you play without being worried that the pieces could get scattered, either by high winds, children or pets. I’m going to let them explain it to you because...

Cthulhu: A Chess Set Both Non-Euclidean and...

Oh man, I want one. Ectoplasmosis points us to this Cthulhu-themed chess set by a user over at Wet Canvas named eclectix. Check this out: The kings (Cthulhu) have precious stones for eyes; the white piece has spherical lab-created rubies...

Paul Merton

Paul Merton Plays Chess

Paul Merton, one of the team captains on the British panel show, Have I Got News For You?, had his own series in the early 90s. It was called, to the befuddlement of all, Paul Merton: The Series.

Each Game of Meat Chess Means There’s...

Yes, it’s a work of art called “cutting_board,” where a chessboard is made from steaks sliced into squares. Video of butchers considering their next move plays out on displays. At least that’s what they say. Me, I...

This Just In: USAopoly Holiday Goodies

USAopoly is one of those companies that, even if you don’t know them by name, you know their wares. You’ve been in a store and run across something like a Monopoly set that was branded with the Muppets or Sesame Street or...