Mukarram Mukhtar

October 1, 2010

How to Draw a Chess Board in JAVA

Filed under: Technology — Tags: , , , , , , , — Mukarram Mukhtar @ 6:08 pm

This post is for beginner Java developers, if you are one, keep on reading, otherwise you can skip. So if you are up to developing a chess game in Java then this article might give you a little bit head start. In this article you’ll see how easy it is to set the basic UI of a chess application in Java. Not only will you learn how to draw a chess board but also how set pieces and handle their moves. The application I’m posting here is an excerpt of what I made as my semester project. The complete application was made by a team of 4 developers and had some advanced features like playing chess with other players over the internet, chatting and etc. The code of original game will not be available; however you can get help from its mini-version that can be seen by selecting the following link:

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