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New from the USA
Gravev (883) 2017-09-03 07:58
hi everyone im new to the game seen it a few time and desided to try it out dont know the first thing about it though really dont even know what the pieces are besides the king and pawns lol
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3: kmullin (1087) 2017-09-08 03:48
Just want to mention about 81Dojo. Shogi culture is bigger than 81Dojo. In some respects, 81Dojo takes a narrower view. It's more tournament-like than friendly shogi.
2: Ronyk (1004) 2017-09-08 00:00
Welcome Gravev! I was also going to recommend Hidetchi's series. It's also worth looking at the wikipedia pages as well as the ones here on 81dojo.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shogi#Rules
http://81dojo.com/documents/Shogi_Etiquette
http://81dojo.com/documents/Rules_and_Manners_of_Shogi

I believe learning the culture of Shogi is just as important as learning the rules.
1: uStbl (1032) ☗0☗1☗62017-09-04 22:37
Welcome to 81Dojo, Gravev! Hidetchi's "How to Play Shogi" playlist is a great place to begin learning the game: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL587865CAE59EB84A

This is 81Dojo's web system for account and data management. The entrance to the shogi app can be found in the main site at http://81dojo.com.