Tak: A Beautiful Game – Purpleheart Box Set


An abstract strategy game in the family of Chess or Go, Tak comes from the pages of The Wise Man’s Fear by Patrick Rothfuss. Designed by James Ernest and introduced in 2016 on Kickstarter, Wyrmwood is proud to offer the finest Tak sets, boards and pieces available.  Note: Delivery of all Tak items is estimated to take 1-2 months.

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This Purpleheart Tak set is brand new for 2018.  The Purpleheart case provides storage for the sixty flatstones and two capstones needed to play a game of Tak (up to 6 x 6). The pieces are handcrafted from Black Poisonwood and Rock Maple.  The 11″ dual sided board features squares Purpleheart and Bird’s Eye Maple with Wenge accents, and includes both the 6 x 6 classic side and a hybrid board allowing for 3 x 3, 4 x 4, 5 x 5 or 6 x 6 play.

You may find the rules to Tak here and see it played here.

and play for free online here.


Complete Box Set Contains:

  • 1 Handcrafted Purpleheart Display Case
  • 30 Rock Maple Flatstones
  • 30 Black Poisonwood Flatstones
  • 1 Rock Maple Capstone
  • 1 Black Poisonwood Capstone
  • 1 Dual Sided Purpleheart & Bird’s Eye Maple Board


Boards and pieces also available separately.


Watch it being crafted:


How to play:

Additional information

Weight 128 oz
Dimensions 12 × 12 × 3 in

Complete Box Set, Board Only, Pieces Only