Go forward, Karolina!

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The nutritional energy bar Calorie Mate has created an animated web movie about the female player Karolina Styczyńska. 【カロリーナ x カロリーメイト】この度、外国人初の女流棋士カロリーナさんと栄養スポンサー契約を致しました。今後、栄養面のサポートをさせて頂きます。彼女のこれまでを描いたショートアニメも製作中!夢に向かってすすむ、すべての人を応援する #カロリーメイト から。#すすめカロリーナ #将棋 pic.twitter.com/ARPSAWpvqH — カロリーメイト (@CalorieMate_jp) April 3, 2018 The illustrator of this movie is also polish, Mateus Urbanowicz, he has been working in big projects like the movie ‘Your name‘ (君の名は). This animation will be released on June at the website of the nutricional energy bar CalorieMate. Since the name of the…

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Fujii Souta will be promoted to 5 dan

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Fujii Souta made an incredible results last year and he still gets many attention from the media. There is still two games left but it seems that Fujii will promote from the C2 class to the C1 thanks to his 8 wins and 0 losses. Thanks to this he will promoted to 5th dan. He will be the first midschooler that got the 5 dan certification in the history of shogi. In 2 weeks he…

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Japanese teen shogi sensation Sota Fujii scores first win over a title holder | The Japan Times

Sota Fujii, at 15 Japan’s youngest professional shogi player, defeated Amahiko Sato, holder of the Meijin title, in a quarterfinal of the 11th Asahi Cup open tournament over the weekend, achieving his first victory over any title holder. Source: Japanese teen shogi sensation Sota Fujii scores first win over a title holder | The Japan Times   Link to the game: Fujii Souta – Satou Amahiko

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Working Moms’ Conversation – “Moms, Children, and Shogi …and Fathers?” | I-tsu-tsu Co. Ltd.

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Amazing Authentic Traditional Japanese Culture for Children in the World Shogi has recently caught on again in Japan thanks to a 14-year-old schoolboy, Sota Fuji, who is a Professional Shogi player with the rank of fourth Dan. I assume that inspired by his historic achievement, more mothers want their children to learn Shogi. Since Shogi has been not so popular among women, however, moms may be wondering if they can help their children to play…

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