Chinese checkers is a classic board game for 2, 3, 4 or 6 players. Each player has ten pegs of one colour at one starting point of the star. The objective of this game is to occupy the star point directly opposite. The first player to accomplish this is a winner. Each player moves in turn, (in this implementation clockwise. A move consists of placing a peg into one of the adjacent holes or jumping over any other one peg into a hole beyond. The direction of the move has to be one of the following: left/right, forward left/right, backward left/right in a players direction of play. Only one move is permitted at a time, except when jumping.