Dec 12 2013
Now you can play out the battle for Redwall right in front of you — with stuffed mice! These black and white, custom taxidermy pieces, made by Etsy user TheCurious13, make up what might be the most creative chess set ever. Rachael Garcia, 31, spoke to HuffPost Weird about her full set of real (dead) mice, adorned in armor and royal garb. After picking up taxidermy, Garcia decided to make the weirdest chess set she could. She said it took her about 30 days, working two to three hours each day, to make her mouseketeers. [Continue Reading]
How amazing is this chess set? It’s a wonderful blend of ridiculous and awesome. Personally, I’d have a problem touching dead mice when playing chess, but I can see a lot of people getting into this. This is going to be a hit in the south.
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