March comes in like a lion’s game

Last Saturday was aired on NHK the second chapter of 3月のライオン March comes in like a lion. During the episode was aired a Shogi game that corresponded to Habu and Fujii 16 years ago while they were disputing Ryuuou title. Habu’s wife twitted that on Saturday night while she was seeing the anime whith her husband. Habu remembered that game, even 16 years have already past. Here is the tweet of Habu’s wife with the…

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Fujii Sota sets new record as the youngest Shogi Player

A second grade student set a new record as the youngest Shogi player when he got his 4-Dan the Saturday 3rd of September in 2016, he is the first 21st Century born professional player. He was 14 years and 2 months old at the moment he broke the previous record that was set by Kato Hifumi (加藤一二三) 62 years ago. Fujii Souta (藤井聡太) started to play Shogi when he was 5 years old and he got the…

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