Easy Tsumeshogi Problem for Beginners - #078

Easy Tsumeshogi Problem for Beginners - #078

takodori
takodori
Nov 11, 2008, 4:28 PM |
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The diagram shows a three-move tsume(checkmate) problem. It's your turn. You have a Gold in hand.  Which will be better, move the Rook on the board or drop the Gold in hand as the first move? The answer will be found in the comment.

It's recommendable to replay the answer line using your own shogi board and pieces. If you do not have them, the following pages might be of help;

Please refer to the article about the shogi notation in Wikipedia, if necessary linked below.