AI Shogi (AI将棋) is a CD-ROM-based board game simulator for the Pippin Atmark console. It is a computer A.I. version of Shogi, a classic strategy game also known as Japanese chess.[1]


Let's Play Apple Pippin AI Shogi

Let's Play Apple Pippin AI Shogi

Demonstration (with French commentary).

AI Shogi was originally developed by Something Good.[2] SoftBank released the Saturn and PlayStation console versions in Japan on August 25, 1995 and November 22, 1995, respectively.[3][4] Taito released the 3DO version in Japan on September 14, 1995.[5]

In 1996, ASCII Something Good (which had since been acquired by ASCII Corporation) released the Pippin version in Japan.[1]



  1. 1.0 1.1 PIPPIN@MARK software release list (Japanese), Retrogeme.
  2. ASCII Something Good, Sega Retro.
  3. AI Shogi, Sega Retro.
  4. AI Shogi, PlayStation Data Center.
  5. AI Shogi, VGCollect.

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