ChessBaron Review

Here’s a review from someone that wanted a set we produce for the blind or partially sighted community. Dear Baron!! We have just received the board and it is absolutely outstanding! The board is solid and superb built. No wobbling, beautiful pieces and great protruding squares. Yeaji is very happy. Many thanks for marking it […]

How playing Chess can make you a better Businessman

According to The Oxford Advanced Learner’s Dictionary, chess is defined as being, ‘A board game of strategic skill for two players, played on a chequered board on which each playing piece is moved according to precise rules. The object is to put the opponent’s king under a direct attack from which escape is impossible (checkmate).’ […]

ChessBaron Facebook Posts

These are some of the main posts we’ve made on our Facebook page recently… a good number of people have told us that it’s a good Facebook page, so we thought we’d list the individual posts… We try hard – we ‘ve been trading since 2003 – we intend to be trading for much longer!

The Amazing Magnus Carlsen Chess Set

We’re bowled over by the quality of the new chess set backed by Magnus Carlsen. We just received stock of them yesterday -looked at them this morning – and wow! The case is superb, the carry bags are superb, the pieces are particularly superb. We’ve just never seen anything like it. These plastic pieces are […]

Customer Email 2nd Oct 2014

Hi Thanks for the rather excellent board. I must say I was impressed  with all my purchases and especially how my requests were answered extremely promptly during all our correspondence. I wont hesitate to recommend Chessbaron to any of my chess colleagues here in Northern Ireland. Kind Regards Ad***

Customer Email – 30-Sept-2014

This customer was a pleased customer… Dear Baron, Many thanks for sending me the Aristotle charger so quickly. This machine is the most outstanding hand held chess computer I have ever used and also exceeds the performance and visual presentation of table top computers I have purchased in the past. My good wishes to you and the […]

Game on: creating the perfect chess space for the family

Today, busy lifestyles, demanding working hours and the draw of electronic devices can mean that families often struggle to find the time to sit down together and eat, let alone play a board game. There is so much joy to be found in traditional board games, though, and playing chess can be a great way […]

The Weebles Chess Set

E2021 Weebles No Wobble – Tiny Combination Chess Set Case 8.5 inches Square. King 1.6 inches High, King Weigth 10g This product from Chess Baron: Constructed in Golden Rosewood, this set is sooooo cute. Remember the weebles – they wobble but don’t fall down? Every little piece can be made almost horizontal, but just springs […]

Customer Email 6-Sep-14

We had this customer email in this morning – nice… Dear Chess Baron, I received my Zephaniah Staunton (X3018) in ebony this morning, less than 48 hours after ordering. In a world where we’re often quick to criticise but slow to praise I just wanted to let you know that I’m delighted with both your […]

Email Feedback from Customer

Email from customer 20-Jun-2014 The Polish Staunton set arrived on Saturday before 10am after ordering after 5 on Thursday and so I felt the extra delivery charge was worth it.   The set was a good combination between traditional beauty and modern styling.  The young lad himself said he’d actually wished for a chess set […]

Customer Email about Aristotle Chess Computer

Baron Just a quick note to thank you for the Aristotle Chess Computer. I picked it up from the Fed Ex depot last Friday. By coincidence I drive within 50 yards of the depot every tea time on my way home from work. What a smashing bit of kit. I’m playing daily against shredder and […]

M2032 Combination Customer Email

Admin: What’s all the fuss about this product? Customer email received today (8th May 2014): Thank you for the wonderful chess set (above) which is beautifully made and finished to a very high standard. The set arrived promptly, with plenty of protective packing and in time to be given as a present to my son. My […]

Customer Email 23-Apr-14

Hi again Baron Turner My order have just arrived, and it is absolutely perfect! So glad I didn’t make my purchase from House of Staunton or Jaques of London – not one of them can deliver a knight as beautiful and detailed as the ones in this set. The board is really beautiful as well […]

Customer Email 17-Apr-14

To Mr Baron Turner, I am absolutely bowled over with the John Calvert chess set I have received from you its way better then I expected,Thrilled to bits, Will contact you later about a board, Many Thanks  Malcolm L…

Customer Emails

I have, this morning, received the Sebastian chess set with case. The set came very well packaged and within the 2 day delivery as promised (“Note from Baron – they do sometimes take a little longer, but we do our best”). The set is a work of art and I am extremely pleased with it, as […]

Aristotle Chess Computer Sales Continue

The Aristotle is shaping up to be the de-facto hand held chess computer available in the chess computer market. Now that Novag, Saitek and Excalibur have all declared their involvement in the chess computer market to be concluded – there are very few models available. The Aristotle is the strongest computer available and comes with […]

Wow! New Chess Computer Kicks Ass

The new electronic chess computer from ChessBaron is a game changer with several killer functions in the product. In a genre crying out for better products – this one exceeds all expectations and ticks all required boxes with some more to boot. The new computer has crystal clear graphics (al last – no more straining […]

Suggest Moves to Beat the Chess Computer

Released on Sept 7th 2013 is a new utility to suggest your best moves to beat the chess computer running at it’s highest setting. The purpose is to show that humans are still the kings when it comes to chess strategy. Well, we hope so anyway. Check it out – and make your valued chess […]