There are a total of four Rooks at the start of the game .
32 Or 26, if you discount the 4 rooks (castles) and 2 Queens as "men"
A fully set up chess board has, 2 Kings, 2 Queens, 4 Rooks, 4 Knights, 4 Bishops, and, 16 Pawns.
A total of 32 men. 2 Kings 2 Queens 4 Bishops 4 Knights 4 Rooks 16 Pawns
The game is chess.
There are 32 pieces on the board at the start of a chess game. Each side begins with 16 pieces as follows: * 8 Pawns * 2 Rooks * 2 Knights * 2 Bishops * 1 Queen * 1 King There is a difference between 'pieces' and 'men' because pawns are generally not considered to be 'men.'
At the start of a game there are 32 chessmen with 16 pieces for each side : 1 King , 1 Queen , 2 Bishops , 2 Knights , 2 Rooks and 8 Pawns .
There are by far the most pawns on the board at the beginning of a game. There are two kings, two queens, four bishops, four knights, four rooks and sixteen pawns.
The components of Chess are the game board and the pieces. There are 6 different kinds of pieces: the king, the queen, the knights, the bishops, the rooks(castles), and the pawns.
The components of chess are the game board and the pieces. There are 6 different kinds of pieces: the king, the queen, the knights, the bishops, the rooks(castles), and the pawns.
First there is one king and queen. Next, there is two bishops, two knights, and two rooks. Finally, there is eight pawns.