This Gotham City Chess Set Replicates Batman's Hometown

By: Misel Saban - Jun 18, 2014
References: amazon & cheezburger
Aspiring capped crusaders can practice their strategy skills with this Gotham City chess set. This intellectual game is designed to replicate the architectural look and characters from Batman's hometown.

This Batman-themed chess set creatively replaces the traditional chess pieces with characters from the iconic Batman comics. Batman stands in as the king and Catwoman as his queen. Penguin, the Joker and the Batmobile also make an appearance on the board along with bat signal pawns. The chess board features a stylish black and white checkerboard pattern. On each corner of the board is a metallic cityscape design inspired by the many of skyscrapers you can see in the Gotham City skyline. If you're willing to dish out just under $800, you can own this stylish Batman cheese set in a heartbeat.