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Compressed Chess / Compressible chess

Compressed Chess
Compressed Chess

Chess is popular in the world. This design inherits the volume and texture of traditional chess, but it changes and innovates the way of using chess pieces. Through a new design of telescopic structure, when the game starts, the player stretches the pieces to a certain thickness. When capturing, the player can use their pieces to compress the captured pieces directly, which is more interesting. After the game is finished, the lid is covered and the chess pieces are all compressed. By this way, the problem of large volume, heavy weight and uneasy storage and portability can be effectively solved.


Dalian Minzu University

Dalian Minzu University
School of Design
Dalian, China

Zhuoya Zhang,
Dalian Minzu University

Zhipeng Lu,
Dalian Minzu University

Yidi Shao,
Dalian Minzu University

Maosong Yan,
Dalian Minzu University