background Ludii Portal
Home of the Ludii General Game System


Home Games Forum Downloads References Concepts Contribute Tutorials Tournaments World Map Ludemes About

O Shogi (Futsu Shodo-Shu) DLP Game   

Period Medieval

Region Eastern Asia

Category Reconstruction, Pending, Board, War, Replacement, Checkmate, Shogi


O-Shogi was a game played in medieval Japan, recorded in the Futsu Shodo-Shu. It was an enlarged version of Shogi, with 29 different pieces.


15x15 board. 29 different pieces, 130 pieces in total.



Ludeme Description

O Shogi (Futsu Shodo-Shu).lud


Browse all concepts for O Shogi (Futsu Shodo-Shu) here.

Evidence Map

1 pieces of evidence in total. Browse all evidence for O Shogi (Futsu Shodo-Shu) here.

Click on any marker or highlighted region to view the evidence relating to it.
To view all regions, please select it from the category options below.

Evidence category:

Evidence coloured based on:

Map style:


Koichi, M. 2004. "Shogi: Japan's Game of Generals." In C. Mackenzie and I. Finkel (eds.), Asian Games: the Art of Contest. New York, Asia Society, 181-185.



     Contact Us

lkjh Maastricht University Department of Advanced Computing Sciences (DACS), Paul-Henri Spaaklaan 1, 6229 EN Maastricht, Netherlands Funded by a €2m ERC Consolidator Grant (#771292) from the European Research Council