Anime: Game 23

幽玄の間 The Championship Room
幽玄の間
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Title (Romaji)
Yuugen no Ma
Title (Viz)
The Championship Room
Title (Déclic Images)
La salle Yûgen
Title (Mighty Media)
幽玄棋室
Air Date
2002-03-13
Script
Tomioka Atsuhiro
Storyboard
Masaki Shin'ichi
Producer
Masaki Shin'ichi
Director
Fukushima Toyoaki
Collected Releases
DVD: 1.8
BD: 2.2
DVD (Déclic): 07

This episode takes place in January of 2000.

This episode was adapted using material from the manga chapters Game 46, Game 47, and Game 48.

Episode Description (Viz)

Now that he's an insei, Hikaru's finding that winning is hard to come by. Starting off with six straight losses, Hikaru's at the bottom of the B-league with little hope in sight. Meanwhile, Akira has just become a pro and is gearing up for the Shinshodan Series, where newly-turned pros take on established veterans of the game.

Screenshots

Available on Flickr.

Appearing or Referenced

Characters
Amano
Ashiwara Hiroyuki
Fujiwara no Sai
Fukui Yuuta
Isumi Shin'ichirou
Ochi Kousuke
Ogata Seiji
Sasaki (Pro)
Shindou Hikaru
Shinoda
Touya Akira
Touya Kouyou
Waya Yoshitaka
Zama
Locations
Nihon Ki-in