[ Help | Earliest Comments | Latest Comments ][ List All Subjects of Discussion | Create New Subject of Discussion ][ List Latest Comments Only For Pages | Games | Rated Pages | Rated Games | Subjects of Discussion ]Comments/Ratings for a Single Item Later ⇩Reverse Order⇧ Earlier Knight Shogi . Black player lacks two Lances, one Bishop, as well as one Rook; however, his Kinghts and Promoted-Kinghts could also move like K.[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]dandolovenice wrote on 2010-06-25 UTCYes, Knight's type depends on it's owner. Daniil Frolov wrote on 2010-06-25 UTCThat is, knight's type depends on it's owner, is that right? Or dropped chess knight is still chess knight, whatever player it belongs? dandolo wrote on 2010-06-24 UTCBlack player could drop Knight on any square. Daniil Frolov wrote on 2010-06-24 UTCYes, and what with drops? Yu Ren Dong wrote on 2010-06-24 UTCYes, promoted-Knights could move like Knight or Gold General. This Shogi variant was ever played in 1950. dandolovenice wrote on 2010-06-24 UTCYes, promoted-Kinghts could move like Knight or Gold General. This Shogi variant was ever played in 1950. Daniil Frolov wrote on 2010-06-24 UTC'Knight AND PROMOTED KNIGHT can also move as knight in chess'. -Does it mean that promoted knight is compound of western knight and gold general? Another question: do chess knight transforms into shogi knight and vice versa when dropped by opponent? Yu Ren Dong wrote on 2009-06-17 UTCNamed ¤K¤è®Û(Habon Kei= Eight directions Kinght) in Japanese, this variant was ever played by two Shogi Pro-players:¤ì¨£ª÷ªv¦(Kinjiro Kimi) and ¨Á¥Ð¤T¦N(Sankigi Hata ) in 1950. Thank you. I had emended the wrong word. Charles Gilman wrote on 2009-06-15 UTCIs there a special name for the Knight in this game? It is not in any of the other historic Shogi variants, but is in several of my own and I'd like to mention the Japanese name (both phonetic and translated) in brackets as I do with the King, Rook, Bishop, et cetera. In return I have some guidance on the English name - the misspelling 'Kinght' is very distracting because it begins with the name of a very different piece! 9 comments displayedLater ⇩Reverse Order⇧ EarlierPermalink to the exact comments currently displayed.