Get started with Ignite CLI and run your own Cosmos chain
First Steps - Run Your Own Cosmos Chain
Do you want to find out how to run Cosmos chains? Take it step-by-step.
Begin with an introduction to Ignite CLI. Then discover the first steps to building an application-specific blockchain from scratch using the Ignite CLI.
In the next chapters, you will learn how to implement a checkers game blockchain with all the different aspects this can entail.
# In this chapter
In this chapter, you will:
- Work with the Ignite CLI.
- Begin implementing a blockchain for a checkers game using the Ignite CLI, including unit tests.
- Create custom messages for your blockchain.
- Work with the message handler to create and save games.
- Emit game information with events.
- Make sure a player can reject a game.
An easy way to build your application-specific blockchain
Exercise - Make a Checkers Blockchain
Store Object - Make a Checkers Blockchain
Create the object that stores a game
Create Custom Messages
Introduce the message to create a game
Create and Save a Game Properly
Create a proper game
Add a Way to Make a Move
Play a game
Emit Game Information
Use events to emit game information
Make Sure a Player Can Reject a Game
Message and handler - reject a game
# Next up
Before you begin exploring Ignite CLI, prep everything for the running exercise - creating a checkers blockchain - by going through the section Setup Your Work Environment.
If your setup is ready to go, begin with an introduction to Ignite CLI in the next section.