Official World Chess Set Black Edition


The iconic World Chess Championship set approved by FIDE for the elite events and exclusively used in the World Chess Championship cycle is now paired with the handmade bespoke board constructed from ebony and maple. The classic World Chess hexagon is inlaid on both sides. 

Designed by Pentagram’s Daniel Weil for World Chess, the set is one of the most iconic chess designs in the world. Inspired by the Staunton, the set has been designed with the help of Vladimir Kramnik and Magnus Carlsen and first introduced in 2013.

The pieces are handmade from boxwood by expert craftsmen.

The set includes the official pieces and ebony board.  

— FIDE Approved for Championship use
— Triple-weighted
— 3.75" King
— Extra Queens 
— Bespoke storage box

Ebony Wood Board with hexagon logo.

The board size is 50*50 cm and square size is 5*5 cm

The weight of the board is 4,5 kilos.