JOGRE




INTRODUCTION
 
I have been working on JOGRE since I graduated in 2003.  The idea of JOGRE originated from a little 2 player game of Chess I programmed called "Bob Chess".  I decided to create checkers as well so I refactored all the common code out of "Bob Chess" such as player chat, table creation, user lists etc into an API.  To prove the API worked OK I created another game called Propinquity using the API and packaged everything under the name JOGRE.  With 3 games, an API and a simple tutorial on how to make a game I got a sourceforge site accepted - http://jogre.sourceforge.net.

JOGRE now contains over 20 games, an advanced games server, a Java based web application, vastly improved graphics and still gets work done by other developers and myself when I have time.  File downloads and full installation details are available at the following URLs.
 

JOGRE home page
http://jogre.sourceforge.net

Sourceforge project page
http://sourceforge.net/projects/jogre



SCREENSHOTS


1) UML diagram of creating a game using the JOGRE API



2) Game of chess



3) Web application hosting various JOGRE games


4) JOGRE games server admin GUI.


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