Chess is a board game that can be played, among other places, the Green Griffon Tavern. The game is not automated in any way and relies on the players knowing how the game is played.
In Threshold's past, there have been tournaments and even a chess ladder, however, no known such organized playing of chess exists.
Chess Board This simple, 8x8 board is designed for playing chess. game new - start a new game game instructions - read the instructions of the game game moves - recent moves made during this game game all moves - all moves made during this game game queen <location> - gain a new queen when a pawn is moved into the opponent's last rank game turn complete - indicate that your turn is complete replace <piece> to <location> - if you mess up, you can replace captured pieces with this command play <white/black> - select your color status - check the status of the board move <piece> to <coordinate> - move one of your pieces