Chess is the classic board game that everyone loves, but now it's time to play Chessplus! A clever twist on the game you know and love, Chessplus is a faster, more fluid and more dynamic game of Chess! During play each player has the ability to create and split new pieces called merged pieces. The goal of the game is to checkmate the other opponent's king. Checkmate occurs when a king is in a position to be captured (in check) and cannot escape from capture. Chessplus has all the strategy and beauty of traditional chess, with an additional measure of speed, excitement and more queens, making it perfect for traditional chess players and newcomers alike.