Hasami Shogi

Hasami Shogi


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.

Recent changes:
[v1.1.0]
*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.


[v1.0.8]
*Improved compatibility with some new devices.
*Improved stability and the other minor bug fixes.
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About Hasami Shogi
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.

Recent changes:
[v1.1.0]
*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.


[v1.0.8]
*Improved compatibility with some new devices.
*Improved stability and the other minor bug fixes.
Android Market Comments
A Google User
Jul 21, 2015
Good game Points should be equal to the remaining gotes of the loosed.
A Google User
Jul 3, 2015
This is a good game. Simple rules but strategic. It could really be played on a checkerboard with checker pieces, but it's not as simple as that game. The new feature with A.I. automatically adjusting for winning/losing is nice too.
A Google User
Jan 25, 2015
SHOGIちゃう
A Google User
Dec 17, 2014
Brilliant!! 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*
A Google User
Nov 2, 2014
What is this?
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