Sunday, January 07, 2007

Ultimate Game Between Two Minds

Chess is as popular as ever. Bill Gates, Will Smith and even Madonna have all taken up the game. Canadian paper, the National Post, reports that chess is no longer just for nerds. But since when has it ever been just for nerds?

While most other board and video games have players follow a set of rules or instructions that allow little in the way of improvisation, the number of possible chess games exceeds the total number of electrons in the universe, an amazing fact that is just one of the reasons Alexander is drawn to the game.

Read more from the National Post.

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