Dam (as is locally known) and Draughts (as is known in Western countries), are derived from a strategy game played in the Middle East a long time ago. A player wins by removing all of his opponent’s playing pieces from an 8 X 8 checkered playing board. SPM branded Dam/Draughts comes is various quality.
Chess is a game of strategy between two players with a player having pieces from the King to the Pawn representing units of an army. SHAHS™, a brand created by SPM is a household name for chess in Malaysia since 1990.