Where Can I Get Chess Sets In South Africa

What is a Chess Set?

A chess set consists of a chessboard and white and black chess pieces for playing chess. There are sixteen pieces of each color: one king, one queen, two rooks, two bishops, two knights, and eight pawns. Extra pieces may be provided for use in promotion, most commonly one extra queen per color

Where Can I Get Chess Sets In South Africa?

House of Chess

Address: 93 Malibongwe Dr, Robindale, Johannesburg, 2194, South Africa

Hours: Closes soon ⋅ 5 pm ⋅ Opens 9 am Tue

Phone: +27 79 106 0106

Elite Chess Academy

Address: 28 Dixton Rd, Mowbray, Cape Town, 7700, South Africa

Areas served: Cape Town and nearby areas

Hours: Open ⋅ Closes 7 pm

Phone: +27 73 678 0138

Dutch Blitz South Africa

Address: 741 Umhlanga St, Wingate Park, Pretoria, 0185, South Africa

Hours: Closed ⋅ Opens 8 am Tue

Phone: +27 65 349 5530

What is the most popular chess set style?

Staunton chess set - Wikipedia

The Staunton style was soon the standard on which most tournament-playing pieces have been made and used around the world ever since. The low cost of the Staunton set allowed the masses to purchase sets and helped to popularize the game of chess.