The game chess is a strategic board game that is played by two players on a chessboard that is made up of 64 squares that are arranged in an 8×8 grid. Since this game has been very popular for both young and the old, recent developments have been made in order to meet the standards of modern technology. At present, an online application has been designed for such purpose. Online game developers have decided to make an online version of the game chess that can be downloaded and installed into the mobile phones, computers, tablets, laptops and other digital devices.
This has made the game more accessible to many enthusiasts most especially those who do not have a physical board game on hand. With this online version, one can now play the game anytime and anywhere at their convenience since most of us, if not all, have a mobile phone or computer as they have become a need in this recent times.
The game chess is basically a mind game. It involves a proper strategic planning in order to win the game. Each player has 16 chess pieces which they will be moving throughout the entire game. The winner is determined when the king of the opponent is “checkmate”, this means that there is no more legal move to escape the check; a winner may also be declared when the time is up in games which use a time control, a player wins if the opponent runs out of time.