Wegiel is a Polish creator of beautiful wooden board games. It was founded in 1964 and since the beginning of the activity it exclusively produced wooden games of highest quality. There are chess games (presently in over 50 arts), draughts and backgammon games in numerous dimensions and colours.
Wegiel holds a special place in the chess world, as some chess equipment from Wegiel was and is being used in many prestigeous chess tournaments around the world. Garri Casparov used often a Wegiel chess set.
The company runs according to European standards both in terms of respect for the over 100 employees as well as in terms of respect for the environment and the quality wood it uses in manufacturing the iconic chess sets.
At Play Offside we love working with Wegiel to offer our customers the possibilties to buy online some of the most beautiful and iconic wooden chess sets.