Shogi Pieces – The Silver General

Next to the Gold Generals there are the Silver Generals. They are key pieces for attack and also for defense. The Silver Generals are called 銀 (gin). They can move one square diagonally and also one square forward. Promotion: When the Silver General promotes (once it reaches the 7th, 8th or 9th row) it can move the same as a Gold General. How to move a Silver General – 銀 How to move a Promoted…

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Shogi Pieces – The Gold General

At shogi there are two Gold General. This piece is very useful for defense and required to create your castle. The Gold General is called 金 (kin). It can move one square orthogonal or in diagonal only forward. Promotion: the Gold General can’t promote into any piece. How to move the Gold General – 金   金 – Gold General Image from Wikipedia

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