A youtuber has become a shogi player

The famous shogi youtuber アゲアゲ (ageage) passed last year the test to become a professional player. His real name is Orita Shougo and he was a very strong amateur player. Last year he made an incredible performance after winning 7 professionals in a row at the Ginga tournament. Most of the shogi players will turn into professionals after they get promoted in the shoureikai. This is a very hard way since only 4 players can…

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Shogi culture test

The shogi federation will prepare the shogi culture test were you can try your general knowledge about shogi. On the video Suzuki, Yamaguchi and Moriuchi (from left to right) answer some example questions from the test. Can you get the correct answer? 1. How many wins/ loses got the youngest shogi player Fujii Souta at his game 100? 2. Changing only one kanji of the four characters compound 一攫千金 create a shogi proverb. 3. The…

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