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Build Chess Game in Python Banner The chess game is one of the most popular games of all time.The object of the game is to checkmate the opponent's king. This kit includes a full chess engine, a GUI engine, and an AI engine. The AI engine utilizes the minimax and alpha-beta pruning algorithms.

Kit Deployment Instructions

For Windows OS, Download, extract and double-click kit installer file to install the kit. Note: Do ensure to extract the zip file before running it. 1. When you're prompted during the installation of the kit, press Y to run the game. 2. To run the game manually, press N when you're prompted and locate the zip file Chess-Game.zip 3. Extract the zip file and navigate to the directory python-chess-master 4. Open command prompt in the extracted directory python-chess-master and run the command python chess_gui.py For other Operating System, 1. Click here to install python 1. Click here to download the repository. 2. Extract the zip file and navigate to the directory python-chess-master. 3. Open terminal in the extracted directory python-chess-master. 4. Install dependencies by executing the command pip install -r requirements.txt. 5. Run the command python chess_gui.pyNote:Select the number of players and coin color when prompted before starting the game.

Development Environment

VSCode is used for development and debugging. VSCode is used to get a typical experience of IDE for developers.

Kit Solution Source

chess game created using this kit is added in this section. The entire solution is available as a package to download from the source code repository


1. While running batch file, if you encounter Windows protection alert, select More info --> Run anyway. 2. During kit installer, if you encounter Windows security alert, click Allow.


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