Is Chess Harmful to You

A tongue-in-cheek look at the harmful results associated with personalities that play chess.

This might give the impression that chess could be bad for you. Looking at the known aspects of the lives of the best players in chess throughout history brings out some common characteristics such as mental illnesses, extreme arrogance, alcoholism, vindictiveness

By |November 3rd, 2014|General, History|0 Comments

How the Chess Pieces Were Constituted

It is interesting how Synergy Chess set is composed and the origins of the pieces themselves. The game is made up of 32 pieces, double the amount of pieces in a normal chessboard. All the 32 pieces have specific position on the Synergy Chess game board. The pieces themselves have different designs and are

By |August 30th, 2014|Chess Variants, History, Synergy Chess|2 Comments

History of Chess and How It has Changed the Modern Chess Variants

Chess is one of the oldest board and strategy games played in the world. It is believed to have developed from Chaturanga, the Indian version of the game in the 6th century AD. Many theories exist about the origin of chess. Some old pieces of chess were found during excavation in an ancient Persian

By |August 29th, 2014|General, History|2 Comments