2,362 games of ‘shogi’ played together marks Guinness record:The Asahi Shimbun

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This week on 7 city took place the largest number of games of shogi simultaneously. 山形県天童市「二千局盤来2018」将棋の同時対局数 世界新記録でギネス認定!現行の1574局を上回る2362局!会場にはKEN OKUYAMA DESIGN ×天童木工の飾り駒「MAIZURU」、参加賞には「3月のライオン」限定コースターも!#天童 #ふるさと納税 #ふるさとチョイス #GCF #二千局盤来 #将棋 #3月のライオン pic.twitter.com/OET0K6lX7r — 天童市の観光ガイド (@ikechang_com) October 14, 2018 Read more on: http://www.asahi.com/sp/ajw/articles/AJ201810150025.html

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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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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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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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