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Hasami Shogi

Leaderboard

Period(s)

Modern

Region(s)

Eastern Asia

Categories

Board, War, Shogi.

Description

Hasami Shogi is a simplified version of Shogi, a Japanese game which is ultimately related to the Indian game Chaturanga. It is played only with the pawns on a 9x9 Shogi board.

Rules

Play begins with the pieces arranged in the last row of squares on opposite sides of the board. Pieces move as rooks in Chess. An opponent's piece is captured by surrounding it on two opposite sides by a player's piece. Play continues until all but one player's pieces are captured.

Murray 1951: 54.

Origin

Japan

Ludeme Description

Hasami Shogi.lud

Reference

Murray 1951: 54

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Sources

Murray, H.J.R. 1951. A History of Board-Games Other Than Chess. Oxford: Clarendon Press.

Identifiers

DLP.Game.169

BGG.13716

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