Monthly Round-up – May 2015

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Another busy month has gone by and once again, we attempt to sum up the most exciting announcements took place in May 15. The season for major offers and deals has passed, so now it’s time for some exciting new flagships which we have announced last month. We have introduced one of the affordable yet elegant luxury chess set which made the biggest splash in our chess pieces category. The ‘Abaco Barb’ Staunton chess set lived up to its name and shot up to second place in our weekly Top 10 best sellers with only the Dragon Series staying on top. If you somehow missed the commotion, here what the big deal is – the Abaco Barb Staunton chess set is hand crafted in ebony & box wood with a 4.4″ King, comes with hand-selected thick green felt. Interestingly the knight design look more like a rehash of 1849 Jaques chess set. Abaco Barb Staunton series chess set is available for just $249.99/€227.87/£167.42, yes, Free Shipping!

Moving on to new announcements, we are very close to release a new flagship with rumours that it can give a strong competition to the 1849 Staunton chess set and 1950 Dubrovnik series. This hand crafted super luxurious chess set will be a true flagship, dressed in ebony and box wood, boasting the same impressive specs as we have seen earlier in 1849 Staunton chess set. So, this is the chess set you might have look forward to. Some new chess sets did get announced during the month and if you think you might have missed something from the busy month, here is a list of what you.

The Abaco Barb Staunton Series

The Antique Circa 1880 Harwitz Staunton Series

The Indian Chetak series in new avatar

The Abaco Barb Staunton series chess set is hand crafted in ebony & box wood with the king height of 4.4″ King. All chess pieces are triple weighted by adding a stud of iron within the base. Each of the chess piece has thick green felt on their base.

Affordable Staunton Chess Set, chess pieces
The Abaco Barb Staunton Series Chess Set in Ebony & Box wood

This complete package is amazingly priced at just $249.99

The Antique Circa 1880 Harwitz Staunton Series Chess Set is hand carved in Bud Rose & Box Wood. King is 4.6″ high with a base of diameter 2.0″. The set includes a complete set of 34 pieces with extra queens, all chess pieces are triple weighted and have thick green felt on their base.

Bud Rose Wood Chess Set, Box Wood Luxury Chess Set, Antique Jaques Chess Set
The Antique Circa 1880 Harwitz Staunton Series Chess Set in Bud Rose / Box Wood – 4.6″ King

We have introduced new wood on one of our best luxury chess set – The Indian Chetak chess set is now available in ebony and box wood. This designer chess set is favourite among many chess enthusiasts.

Staunton Luxury Chess Set, Ebony Chess Set, Box Wood Chess Set
The Indian Chetak Series Staunton Luxury Chess Pieces in Ebony Wood & Box Wood – 4.6″ King

The Indian Chetak chess set is now available in two different woods. Ebony and bud rose wood with the combination of box wood. The design of this set remains unchanged.

Last but not least we are going to launch our next major flagship very soon; pre-bookings for this chess set will start soon on chessbazaar.com! Though there is no official word on pricing for this chess set yet, you’re strongly advised to stay tuned for an update.

Happy Chess Playing!!

New Launch, chess set

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