[NTG-context] Draw chess board

Wolfgang Schuster schuster.wolfgang at googlemail.com
Thu May 24 16:01:54 CEST 2007

2007/5/24, Zhichu Chen <zhichu.chen at gmail.com>:
> Hi
> I love chess games, especially one kind of them which is generally called
> Go.
> I know there is some file can store each details in one game:
> http://www.red-bean.com/sgf/
> AFAIK, there is no module available to draw chess in ConTeXt now. I wanna do
> this by using MetaPost and fieldstack. But I don't know how to tell metapost
> the details of the sgf file. Can anyone give me a suggestion?
> BTW, I don't like the name. It's invented by acient Chinese and it's called
> Weiqi. I think we can call it Siege Chess in English.
> --
> Best Regards
> Chen

Hi Chen,

if you mean Go take a look at the following page:


There are also two packages on CTAN for LaTeX:



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