‘I have a car…’ 2

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Last year I appeared on a TV program on Tokyo channel named ‘I have a car…‘ visiting many places related to shogi. It was a very interesting experience and I was able to visit many places. This year I had the opportunity to make the second part and visit other places around Tokyo. This time it was again with the company of the model and strong amateur player Lindow and the professional female player Takemata…

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“Shogi Wars: Game 1 (2018/09/14)”

From today on I will try to upload one game per day to youtube. At first I tried to to comment while play it but it was quite complicated follow the game and speak in English at the same time. Here is the first game played on Shogi wars. My nickname is lordjackes. This game I play against a 4th dan player and after an interesting middle game I made an horrible mistake on the…

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International Shogi Magazine

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Sorry for this late update, I prepared this post long time ago but was too busy to finish it. I will try to update the blog on September more often. The female professional shogi player Karolina Styczynska with the help of many amateur players around the world has created the International Shogi Magazine. They talk about many shogi topics, analyze gamesa and translate some japanese articles. Here is the link for the first and the…

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Habu wins the 3rd game of the Meijin title

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Habu has won the 3rd game of the Meijin title and has recover the lead again after Satou tied the match on the 2nd game. Habu needs to more victories to get his Meijin title back and get his title 100. This time openning was the same as the last game but Habu was not scare to repeat the openning. This is the final position of the game. Can you find the checkmate? 【第76期名人戦 七番勝負】5/9(水)、佐藤天彦名人…

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Tendo city promotion video

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Last weekend there was the Human Shogi game of Tendo city. Last year I had the opportunity to visit it and even take photos very near from the board. This year I couldn’t visit it but I would like to show this city promotion video in English. I hope you like it. The professional players who attend this year were Yamazaki, Yashiki. Segawa, Hifumin, Kagawa and Karolina. If you want to know more about the…

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