PRH-Shogi Variants 5.1

£15.00

PRH-Shogi Variants is intended to introduce board game players to new variants of Shogi (Japanese Chess). It uses text piece names, instead of the more commonly used Japanese kanji characters, to simplify the initial piece recognition.

Minimum System Requirements:

  • 80486 processor
  • Windows 9x
  • 8Mb memory
  • 350Kb space on hard drive for program, HLP, INI and HTM files
  • 2.50Mb for VB6 System Libraries, if not already present
  • VGA screen

Installation:

  • run the SETUP.EXE program in the zip file, and follow the instructions.
  • It may be necessary to set compatibility to Windows 98 or 95.

Features:

  • 6 Shogi variants included
  • Human vs Human, or Computer vs Human
  • Game score save and load
  • Board save and print

Shogi variants:

  • Mini-Shogi 5×5
  • Sho-chan 6×5
  • Mini-Shogi Plus 6×6
  • Tori-Shogi 7×7
  • Shogi 9×9
  • Wa-Shogi 11×11

Description

PRH-Shogi Variants is intended to introduce board game players to new variants of Shogi (Japanese Chess). It uses text piece names, instead of the more commonly used Japanese kanji characters, to simplify the initial piece recognition.

Minimum System Requirements:

  • 80486 processor
  • Windows 9x
  • 8Mb memory
  • 350Kb space on hard drive for program, HLP, INI and HTM files
  • 2.50Mb for VB6 System Libraries, if not already present
  • VGA screen

Installation:

  • run the SETUP.EXE program in the zip file, and follow the instructions.
  • It may be necessary to set compatibility to Windows 98 or 95.
  • It may also be necessary  to install software to read Windows HLP files in Windows 10 (see Notes below for software to read Windows HLP files).

Features:

  • 6 Shogi variants included
  • Human vs Human, or Computer vs Human
  • Game score save and load
  • Board save and print

Shogi variants:

  • Mini-Shogi 5×5
  • Sho-chan 6×5
  • Mini-Shogi Plus 6×6
  • Tori-Shogi 7×7
  • Shogi 9×9
  • Wa-Shogi 11×11

Notes:

To enable Winhlp to read Windows HLP file in Windows 10, follow these simple instructions.

  1. Download the updated Winhlp32 installation files, which are compressed into a zip file (winhlp32-windows-7-10-x86-64.zip)
  2. Extract the contents of of the file you just downloaded (winhlp32-windows-7-10-x86-64.zip)
  3. Run the Install.cmd as Administrator by right-clicking on Install.cmd, then select Run as Administrator.
  4. Acknowledge any privilege warnings and allow Install.cmd to proceed.

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