SHOBU is a beautifully crafted abstract strategy game for 2 players. The
game features 4 square wood boards (2 of each color) and 16 natural
river stones for each player, in two colors, with a rope dividing the
play area in half.
Your turn is in two parts. First, a player may move one of their stones
up to two spaces in any direction, including diagonally, in what is
called a passive (or set up) move. Second, they take a more aggressive
move, which must be the same direction and number of spaces as the first
move. It is this second move that allows you to push stones across the
board - or off the board's edge. Remove all four of your opponent's
stones from just one of the four boards to win.
SHOBU evokes the feeling of GO or CHESS but provides its own unique
challenge. It feels immediately familiar and yet is wholly distinct and
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