VASSAL is a game engine for creating electronic versions of traditional board and card games. It provides support for game piece rendering and interaction, and supports play by email or over a live connection.
A collection of all maps and games made for the TripleA game engine
Scrabble3D is a highly customizable Scrabble game that not only supports Classic Scrabble and Superscrabble but also 3D games and own boards. You can play local against the computer or connect to a game server to find other players.
Chess Database and Toolkit program
"Shane's Chess Information Database" is a huge chess toolkit with extensive database, analysis and chess-playing features. Scid vs. PC is a usability and bug-fix fork of Scid. It has extensive interface fixes and improvements, and is fully compatible with Scid's .si4 databases. It's new features include a rewitten Gamelist, a Computer Tournament, and FICS, Tree and Book improvements.
Domination is a game that is a bit like the well known board game of Risk or RisiKo. It has many game options and includes many maps. Written in java it includes a map editor, a simple map format, multiplayer network play, single player, hotseat, 5 user interfaces and many more features, it works in all OSs that run java 1.4 or higher, and Android.
Chess Database and PGN viewer
A free and open source chess database application for Linux, Mac OS X and Windows.
Jin is a Java client for various chess servers. It currently supports the Internet Chess Club (chessclub.com) and the Free Internet Chess Server (freechess.org) but is designed to be able to support any chess server.
Fuego is a collection of C++ libraries for developing software for the game of Go. It includes a Go player using Monte-Carlo tree search.
Educational Software for children aged 2 to 10.
GCompris is a high quality educational software suite comprising of numerous activities for children aged 2 to 10. Some of the activities are game oriented, but nonetheless still educational.
Implements the rules of Scrabble(tm) for handhelds like PalmOS and PocketPC, (Linux too). Easy to port to other platforms, supports multiple languages and multi-device play via IR or UDP. Not vaporware: one of TIME.com's top 5 PalmOS apps
An environment to develop games based on a rectangular board
MatrixGame is a development tool designed to quickly produce video games based on a rectangular board. A new game must be described as a new Java class extending the class Game that is enabled to use an interactive environment. For some examples please run the jar file after the download. A little menu opens letting you run all the developed games. Sources are inside the jar file that can be opened as a normal zip file. In the apk file you can find a partial Android porting.
Brutal Chess features full 3D graphics, an advanced particle engine, and several different levels of intelligent AI, inspired by the once popular "Battle Chess" released by Interplay circa 1988.
Pioneers - The Settlers of Catan
Pioneers is an emulation of the board game The Settlers of Catan, which can be played over the internet.
jose is a graphical Chess tool. You can store chess games in a database. You can view and edit games (including variations and comments). You can play against a plugged-in chess engine and use it for analysis. Features 3D board view.
A very richly featured implementation of the Sokoban puzzle game
Sokoban YASC - Yet Another Sokoban Clone - for Windows. A wealth of features, e.g., deadlock detection, reverse mode, and replay mode. Good import functions and highly configurable, e.g., skins. Tools: Editor, solver, optimizer, generator, capture, duplicate finder.
Java Open Chess is a project written in Java in NetBeans IDE. There is possibility to play for 2 players on local computers and via network connection. There is also an option to play versus quite weak computer oponent. Stronger computer oponens will be implemented soon. ATTENTION: Requires Java 1.8 or higher!
SJCE - free portable cross-platform graphical chess game, 100% Java.
SJCE - Strong Java Chess Engines, free portable cross-platform graphical chess game, 100%-pure Java. Support with including many best free/open-source java xboard/uci chess engines. It is possible to play both White and Black. It is possible to play Human to Human, Human vs Engine, Engine vs Engine. Simple and intuitive GUI - Graphical User Interface. Tested on Windows/Linux. Created in NetBeans IDE. Need jre1.8 - http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/jre8-downloads-2133155.html.
Graphical interface to programs that play the game of Go and use the Go Text Protocol (GTP), such as GNU Go.
Zoomable user interface (ZUI) with file manager, file viewers and more
Eagle Mode is a zoomable user interface (ZUI) with file manager, file viewers, games, and more. This project is about a futuristic style of human-computer interaction, where the user can visit almost everything simply by zooming in. It features a portable C++ toolkit API for developing such ZUIs, and it features the Eagle Mode application, which provides a virtual cosmos with plugin applications. The most important one is the professional file manager with its rich, scriptable command set. It integrates file viewers for most of the common file types, as well as an audio and video player. Furthermore, the virtual cosmos contains a chess game, a netwalk game, a 3D minesweeper game, a world clock, some fractal fun, and a Linux kernel configurator in form of a kernel patch. Eagle Mode runs best on Linux, but there is also a light version for Windows, which lacks some of the plugins.
World largest chess database
Chess database with 15,9 Million games. Database is categorized into 6 parts, to learn which one you need please browse all files and read description. In addition a huge collection of opening books for chess engines and Arena. As well as other chess resources, to download separate packages please browse "all files"
Chess Database Application
Scidb is an open-source chess database application for Windows, Unix/Linux. It is a new development inspired by Scid.
Detailierte Informationen in Deutsch finden sie auf unserer Homepage. FreeDoko implements a version of the german card game Doppelkopf. The game Doppelkopf is a card game for four or more Players. For more informations visit our Homepage
Virtual shared table top or whiteboard emphasizing simplicity.
VTable, or virtual table and formerly GameTable, is a Java-based shared whiteboard and chat client. It is designed primarily to provide an online tabletop interface. Draw directly, or place images, that all connected users can see and manipulate. It specializes in simplicity, virtually no learning curve, and ease of use. Shared image files auto-propagate to other uses, which allow them to use a local cache to view shared spaces.
Scrabble Dictionary is a dictionary / word builder for Scrabble®-like games. It allows you to determine which words can be formed with a given rack and board. Features single and multi-player modes, multiple board designs and tile bags.
Capa chess is a chess program. Features built-in simple engine, interface with external XBoard/WinBoard and UCI engines, basic plug-in capabilities, import/export, 2D/3D boards with customization. Java JRE 1.7 or above required.