BoardGame Tool 0.1.1

BoardGame Tool provides a C front-end/Python back-end for running board games.
BoardGame Tool provides a C front-end/Python back-end for running board games.

It features an easy and flexible interface to interact with the players and has transparent support for network or AI-controlled games.

Through a clear XML interface, games elements can be specified. Using an easy-to-learn back-end language like Python for rule implementations makes it very easy to implement, adjust, or enhance rules that come with a game.

The same back-end language can be used easily for simple or complex AI implementations.

Here are some key features of "BoardGame Tool":

XML specification with DTD validation for game definition
Easy-to-learn Python programming for rule implementation
Integrated and transparent network play
Network chat with selected players
Simple interface for programming AI players
Extensive support for image formats
Runtime scaling of images, allowing easy application of anything as gamepiece

Games currently implemented:
- Chess
- Go

What's New in This Release:

This release includes the data archive with correct licensing information for the Fergus Duniho abstract chess piece set.

last updated on:
April 13th, 2007, 20:05 GMT
price:
FREE!
homepage:
boardgametool.sourceforge.net
license type:
GPL (GNU General Public License) 
developed by:
Michiel Uitdehaag
category:
ROOT \ Desktop Environment \ Gnome
BoardGame Tool
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