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O-Shogi DLP Game   

Period Medieval

Region Eastern Asia

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


O-Shogi is an enlarged version of Shogi which was played in medieval Japan. It was played on a 13x13 board with thirteen types of pieces.


13x13 board. 68 pieces, 13 types of pieces.



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Koichi 2005: 182.

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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.

Lecreuil, X. 1908. "Quelques jeux musulmans." Révue du monde musulman 6(9): 136-142.



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