Genre: Board game
Shotest Shogi is a2008 shogi AI engine, made by Jeff Rollason, which was made into a video game for the PC and Xbox Live Arcade developed by AI Factory and Rubicon Development. It provides a 3D environment designed to recreate a traditional Japanese room. The Xbox version includes a tutorial system, and all versions include an option to use a Western-style set of playing pieces for players who are unfamiliar with Japanese characters.
The AI engine has been competing in the Computer Shogi Cham…