This Chess Academy Talking and Teaching Chess set is now £17.79 @ Argos and would make a nice wee gift! Thinking of getting this for my dad as he wants to learn to play ...
* Chess Academy Talking and Teaching Chess.
* Chess game which teaches and warns you by speech.
* Over 1000 level settings.
* 5 styles of play and player rating system.
* Special challenging mode.
* 2 level interactive voice teaching system.
* In the teaching mode there are 100 special teaching exercise positions, voice announcements of legal moves.
* Computer gives spoken warning of threats to your pieces and announces when a player makes a poor move.
* Includes a free 86 page easy guide to chess.
* Requires 4 x AA batteries (not included).
* For ages 8 years and over.