Chess is part of the school curriculum in many countries, including the US.
AGE OF SMARTPHONES
It’s installed on over a billion smartphones and is the world’s most popular game.
Chess is a favorite sport of the stars of business and entertainment, from Bill Gates to Jay Z.
Oculus, Google Glasses, GoPro360 — new cool ways to watch chess.
Audience and interest in chess is global, spanning over 200 countries.
Games take over
Computer games are the leading form of entertainment in the world.