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It was last modified on: 2005-10-29
 By (zzo38) A.  Black. Narikin Shogi. Shogi with promoted gold generals. (9x9, Cells: 81) [All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Windows Vista wrote on 2008-05-21 UTC
In English, Nari-kin (³É½ð) is actually means 'promoted gold'.

JK wrote on 2005-11-03 UTC
It would change endings considerably since in many all-out attacks, G are involved. If player can ensure these make a move (likely to be in end-zone), then they will promote to an even more powerful smothering piece at the same time as making you own 'King' safer.

Roberto Lavieri wrote on 2005-10-31 UTC
I´m not sure if this minimal change has important effects on the game play. My first impression is that it would be very close to the original game, and, perhaps, only once in a while one can see something relatively different and interesting enough to be mentioned.

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