SKU: WCC1408

World Chess Championship Set - Academy Edition

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  • Weighted Chess Men.
  • Crafted from premium plastic.
  • Custom moulds.
  • Two Additional Queens.
  • 3.4 inch (8.6 cm) king.
  • 17.5 inch (44 cm) foldable Chess board
  • 1.9 inch (4.8 cm) playing square.
  • Presented in sturdy compact case with pull out drawer.

The World Chess Championship Set - Academy Edition, designed by Pentagram's Daniel Weil, features a plastic replica of the iconic set used in both championship matches and Grand Prix events. These quality chess men, crafted with premium plastic in custom molds, have a perfect weight of 600 grams and a King standing at 3.4 inches. The 17.5 inch sturdy chess board, with notation for recording moves and matches, folds into quarters for easy storage in the included presentation case drawer. This set design has been the top choice for premier tournaments and World Chess Championship matches for over a decade. It even made its debut at the 2013 Candidates Tournaments, where Carlsen secured his championship match spot. Treat yourself or a chess enthusiast to this practical and stylish set today!


  • 34 chess men
  • 1 folding chess board
  • High quality presentation box
  • Two year warranty


King Height 3.4 inches
King Base Diameter 1.52 inches
King Weight 28 grams
Pawn Height 2 inches
Pawn Weight 12 grams
Pawn Base Diameter 1.18 inches
Materials High Quality Plastic, High Quality Card
Number of Queens 4
Board Size 17 inches
Board Thickness 0.2 inches
Square Size 1.89 inches