Hasami Shogi

Hasami Shogi


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Hasami Shogi is one of the most popular Shogi (Japanese chess) variants. The word "hasami" means "sandwiching" which shortly describes the way of capturing in this game.

It is very challenging board game for all ages, easy to learn but hard to master. Challenge your strategic skills!

===== FEATURES =====
* 1-player mode (Human vs CPU)
* 2-players mode (Human vs Human).
* Watching mode (CPU vs CPU).
* 10 levels of difficulty.
* Scoreboard and rating system.
* Various board size (5x5, 6x6, 7x7, 8x8, 9x9).
* Various board theme (Shogi, Chess, Reversi).
* Various rules (Normal Mode, Jump Mode).
* Other various options (CPU Level Auto-maching, Alternate first move, etc.)
* Support tablet size devices. You can enjoy with your family or friends in a tablet!

===== GAME RULES =====
* Each players starts with their own pieces which are placed on the back row of the board.
* The players alternate making a move. Each piece moves as a rook in Chess, horizontally and vertically.
* A piece cannot move through another piece.
* When a player sandwiches opponent's piece(s) by two of his own pieces, he captures the sandwiched piece(s). A player can sandwich horizontally and vertically, but NOT diagonally.
* A Player wins when the opponent only has 4 or less pieces left on the board.

For more details, please see the "How to Play" page in this app.

Tags: shogi tablet codes.

Recently changed in this version

*Added scoreboard and rating system, which is a measure that represents your skills in this game.
*Added CPU player auto-matching function for suiting your skill level.
*Added CPU Level7, 8, 9 and 10. Adjusted difficulty of CPU players.
*Variant rule support. Jump mode makes Hasami Shogi more exciting!
*Improved stability and the other bug fixes.

*Improved compatibility with some new devices.
*Improved stability and the other minor bug fixes.

Comments and ratings for Hasami Shogi
  • (62 stars)

    by max kokuei on 25/01/2015


  • (62 stars)

    by Joel S on 17/12/2014

    I love the fact there are no special permissions. The description is right 'easy to learn hard to master' so keep trying and eventually you will master it, I've just defeated the CPU at level 3 (default difficulty) took me roughly 60 games though which says more about my lack of skill! I recommend lowering the difficulty after a few attempts at the default setting just to get the hang of it. 5*

  • (62 stars)

    by Nofan Felani on 02/11/2014

    What is this?

  • (62 stars)

    by Kurai Anthony on 16/10/2014

    Ok I wanted to play shogi... yeah that aint what I lerned to play irl...

  • (62 stars)

    by Muhammad Emaan on 02/08/2014

    Very bad

  • (62 stars)

    by nicholas caldwell on 17/06/2014

    This is the game that I never played before...

  • (62 stars)

    by Adel Mogiwara on 27/05/2014

    It's a great game I always wanted to learn how to play shogi

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