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You Can Now Buy Gilgamesh’s Chess Set From Fate/Zero

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Bandai will release a chess set inspired by the one owned by Fate/Zero’s Gilgamesh, as reported by Anime News Network today. The chess set will ship in December, although pre-orders are now available on the Premium Bandai website. The set includes 16 pieces—seven servants, eight masters, and a Holy Grail.

 

See the human-like figures in the front row? Those are the masters. The ones behind them are the servants. Here’s a closer look at those:

 

The Fate/Zero chess set costs 9,980 yen. That’s about $125.

Ishaan Sahdev
Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and wrote the book "The Legend of Zelda - A Complete Development History". He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.