appelt-chess – Chess board macros using standard fonts
The package provides the means of printing chess boards with a more-or-less appropriate selection of glyphs from the computer modern fonts; the macros \move and \showboard allow the progress of a game to be notated and printed.
Maybe you are interested in the following packages as well.
- crw: Crossword macros for Plain TeX
- letter-plain: Letter macros for Plain TeX
- lettermac: Simple macros for writing letters (Plain TeX)
- twoside: Two-side typesetting in Plain TeX