There are 2 rooks per player, so 4 in a chess set.
Rooks are also referred to and resemble "castles".
The game is chess.
There are a total of four Rooks at the start of the game .
There are 4 rooks on the board at the start of a game of normal chess.
rooks, pawns, kings
rooks pawns knights kings queens bishops
Castles are also called Rooks by professionals.
The rooks were the first pieces I learned to use in chess, because their horizontal and vertical movement pattern was so easy to remember. The rooks in England reminded me of the crows at home in Illinois.
all the corners See related link below to rules and placement of all chess pieces .