Binary package “gpe-go” in ubuntu oneiric
two player board game for GPE
Go is also known as Weiqi in Chinese, Igo in Japanese and
Baduk in Korean. gpe-go brings go to the GPE Palmtop Environment.
gpe-go is played by alternately placing black and white stones on the
vacant intersections of a 19x19 rectilinear grid. A stone or a group of
stones is captured and removed if it is tightly surrounded by stones of
the opposing colour. The objective is to control a larger territory than
the opponent by placing one's stones so they cannot be captured. The
game ends and the score is counted when both players consecutively pass
on a turn, indicating that neither side can increase its territory or
reduce its opponent's; the game can also end by resignation.