This post explains how to play shogi.
What is Shogi?
Shogi is one of the board games like chess. Firstly, learn a difference between chess and shogi.
The Basic Rules of Shogi
The Flow of the Game
Firstly, you hove to learn the equipment of shogi. Next, confirm the flow of the game.
Movement of Pieces
The Rule of Promotion
Promotion rule, along with drop rule, is one of the biggest differences between shogi and chess.
Capturing a Piece and Drops
Drop rule is not in chess systems. If you understand the drop rule you can understand half of the rules of shogi.
Check and Checkmate
Let's learn how to check and checkmate the opponent's king.
Repeating the same situation is called sennichite. If sennichite occurs, the game ends in a draw basically.
Illegal Moves; Kinjite
There are some illegal moves in shogi.