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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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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