Ryuuou tournament 4th game: Habu wins and needs only one more victory

On the 4th game of the Ryuuou tournament Habu beat Watanabe and won a very important game. He has now 3 victories and needs just one more so he will became the Ryuuou title holder and the perpetual Ryuuou title. With this new title he can became the permanent holder of all the titles.  #将棋#竜王戦 第四局 二日目#羽生善治棋聖 🆚 #渡辺明竜王 最終盤 僕はかなり羽生棋聖優勢で楽観視してましたが後から調べてみると、意外や意外80手近くまでは互角だった訳です局後の羽生棋聖の言葉からもわかる様に、全く自信がなかったとの事でしたね 次にこの局面をみていきます pic.twitter.com/7vtEwuxCBu — ゆーし 藤井四段 叡王位へ 板谷一門の宿願 (@TB9wW94MDbj90HZ) November 27, 2017 The next and…

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7th International Shogi Forum in Kitakyushuu. Shogi Federation report

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Report in japanese from the shogi federation with many puctures of the participants. You can see more pictures on the link below. 日本将棋連盟の第7回国際将棋フォーラムin 北九州 開催報告のページです。日本将棋連盟は伝統文化としての将棋の普及発展と技術向上や将棋を通じた交流親善などを目的とした公益社団法人です。 Source: 第7回国際将棋フォーラムin 北九州 開催報告|イベント|日本将棋連盟

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Watanabe recovers and wins the third game of the Ryuuou tournament

On the third game of the Ryuuou tournament played in Gunma Watanabe was able to recover from his previous two lost and won his game against Habu. 【第30期竜王戦 七番勝負】渡辺明竜王 vs.羽生善治棋聖の第3局は、渡辺竜王が108手までで勝利し、対戦成績を1勝2敗としました。第4局は11/23・24に新潟県三条市の嵐渓荘で行われます。現在、感想戦を生放送中です。 ●視聴→ https://t.co/gHL8qXV3l3 pic.twitter.com/2Rs8ISz4HC — ニコ生公式_将棋 (@nico2shogi) November 5, 2017 After this weekly meeting of players on the Ryuuou title match there will be a small break until the next game. They will meet again in the prefecture of Niigata at the ryokan named Rankei the days…

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America wins the International Shogi Forum

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Last weekend in KitaKyuushuu there was the International Shogi Forum. This event happens once every 3 years and the strongest players around the world meet in maybe the most important tournament for foreigners. Three years ago this tournament was in Shizuoka and I was able to visit it but this year due to personal reasons I couldn’t go. The winner in Shizuoka was the special invited representative from Japan. A schoolboy. This year, the invited player from…

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Habu continues with a victory in the Ryuuou title match

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Last weekend on the second game of the Ryuuou title match Habu was able to overpass Watanabe. この画像がどうしても格ゲーに見えてしまう。パワーゲージが溜まったら絶妙手を放つとか妄想してみる。 pic.twitter.com/EkNnRbNmp6 — 西尾明 (@nishio1979) October 30, 2017 Habu played an opening that recently has became again famous between professional players. The castle Gangi was quite popular 30-40 years ago but it became less popular. On the recent days many players feeled that is very hard to win playing the Yagura castle sp they changed to the gangi.  Gangi means in japanese…

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