It's that time of year again folks! Come watch the swords clash, the fists fly, and two MCCL teams fight head to head in 2014 Human Combat Chess Championships!

Teams are still competing throughout the season, stay tuned to Six Elements Theatre on Facebook and the Boards and Swords podcast for season updates!
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Dates and Times:

Friday July 11th 8:00pm
Saturday July 12th 5:00pm
Saturday July 12th 8:00pm
Wednesday July 16th 8:00pm
Thursday July 17th 8:00pm
Friday July 18th 8:00 pm
Saturday July 19th 5:00 pm
Saturday July 19th 8:00pm



The show is at the Historic Wesley Center in downtown Minneapolis.  Parking is available at a discounted rate at the Loring Park Ramp at the corner of Nicollet and Grant.  Select "Pay Later" when you enter the ramp and ask the Box Office for a $5 parking voucher.

The press is already talking about the show.  See what they have to say:

a fast-paced evening of entertainment, with touches of chess strategy mixed in with moments of violence.
— - Ed Huyck, City Pages

Want to show your love for HCC?

Get your HCC gear from the shop, and come to the game supporting your favorite team!

Want to know more about the world of Human Combat Chess? 

Take a look at the Midwest Combat Chess League wiki.

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