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Wizard chess

The giant wizard chess on the way to get to the Philosopher's Stone.

A magical version of Muggle chess, where the pieces are enchanted


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Ron Weasley

They were standing on the edge of a huge chessboard, behind the black chessmen, which were all taller than they...


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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone

By J.K. Rowling

The giant wizard chess on the way to get to the Philosopher's Stone.

A violent game of chess


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Ron also started teaching Harry wizard chess. This was exactly like Muggle chess except that the...


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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone

BY J.K. ROWLING

Wizard chess fact file


Type

Game

Magical properties

The pieces are enchanted to move themselves

Purpose

To entertain two witches or wizard who wish to play