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Taikyoku Shogi. Taikyoku Shogi. Extremely large shogi variant. (36x36, Cells: 1296) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
playshogi wrote on 2009-01-31 UTC
Where can you buy the book 'sekai no shogi'?

An EconoSplurge Dragonchess Set. Dragonchess board with cheap felt squares and fancy wooden pieces. Includes stereoscopic photos.[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
playshogi wrote on 2009-01-09 UTC
Why don't you flip a warrior(checker) over to show that it's a hero now(as you do in shogi)?

Tori Shogi. Tori Shogi, or Bird Shogi. A variant of Japanese Chess on a 7 by 7 board. (7x7, Cells: 49) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
playshogi wrote on 2008-06-14 UTC
there is now a kanji and chess set on kurnik Pawn-swallow Queen-Falcon King-Phoenix Rook-Crane Bishop-Pheasant Knight (facing right)-Left Quail Knight (facing left)-Right Quail

Taikyoku Shogi. Taikyoku Shogi. Extremely large shogi variant. (36x36, Cells: 1296) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
playshogi wrote on 2008-06-14 UTC
How come two groups of pieces have the same promotion? Capricorn/Poisonous snake - Hook Mover Peacock/Old Kite - Long-Nosed Goblin

Wa Shogi pictures. Photos of a commercial Wa Shogi set.[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
playshogi wrote on 2008-05-24 UTCExcellent ★★★★★
Just note that the Cloud-Eagle does not promote and the Flying-Falcon promotes to Tenacious-Falcon. You mixed it up to the reverse.

Tori Shogi pictures. Pictures of a commercial Tori Shogi set.[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
playshogi wrote on 2008-04-29 UTC
Great pieces! Just 1 thing I need to tell you: I need to distinguish between the quails.

Chinese Chess. Play Xiang Qi, the Chinese form of Chess.[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
playshogi wrote on 2008-04-25 UTC
For the GB and Big5 images, Why do the red pieces look white?

Game Courier. PHP script for playing Chess variants online.[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
playshogi wrote on 2008-04-23 UTC
For the chinese chess presets (image: GB and Big5), why were the red pieces white?

Chess Variant Set Construction. Describes a chess variant set made with ceramic tiles and wooden cubes.[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
playshogi wrote on 2008-04-21 UTC
Why can't you make 3d variants?

Questions and answers: Shogi. Questions and answers about Shogi (Japanese Chess).[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
playshogi wrote on 2008-04-19 UTC
Where can I buy shogi variants within New Zealand?

EurasiaChess: Photos of Chessmen Shogi Pieces adaptation.[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
playshogi wrote on 2008-04-18 UTCPoor ★
You didn't tell us what pieces they are.

An EconoSplurge Chess Variant Set. Chess Variant Set.[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
playshogi wrote on 2008-04-18 UTC
What are the green squares for?

Taikyoku Photographs. Missing description[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
playshogi wrote on 2008-04-18 UTCPoor ★
It is too big.

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