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Janggi - 장기 - Korean Chess is a game information page. It is categorized as: Two dimensional, Oriental.

Janggi - 장기 - Korean Chess. The variant of chess played in Korea. (9x10, Cells: 90) (Recognized!)

Author: Fergus Duniho and Jean-Louis Cazaux.


Korean Chess is the variant of chess, played in Korea, by many millions of people. It is also covered in several books on board games. Korean Chess differs only in a few notable details from Xiangqi, Chinese Chess, and the debate which of these two games is the better one remains undecided.


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The board used for this game has 10 row(s), 9 column(s), 90 cells/squares.
This game is a 2 player game.

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Group ID 'KoreanChess'