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Germany gave us Chinese Checkers


Loveland Reporter-Herald - Apr 16, 2017
"Xiangqi," "Chinese Chess," is from China, but "Chinese Checkers" was invented in Germany in 1892. The inventors gave it the name "Stern-Halma" as a variation of an older American game "Halma." The "Stern" (German for "star") referred to the board's ...
 

Fete 'Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month' in Montville


New Jersey Hills - Apr 13, 2017
For grades 6-12, students can come and learn to play Go, Shogi, Xiangqi, and Hwatu (and eat Asian snacks). Registration not required. • A performance by the Montville Chinese Association Youth Club will be at 2 p.m. on Sunday, May 7. For all ages.
 

How to Rent Shanghai's Green E-Bikes


That's Online (registration) - Jan 19, 2017
While the other platforms all offer similar services, Xiangqi is the first to break into the rentable e-bike market. Their green, chargeable electronic bikes are found primarily around select metro stops in the city. The platform has been around since ...
 

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Xiangqi books

Ancient Xiangqi Classics: Elegant Pastime Manual Volumes 1 and 2


by: Hau Cheng Png
Chinese Chess or Xiangqi (which would be the preferred name) has been around for hundreds of years. “The Chinese seem to possess of a great many ancient scriptures on the topic.” --- HJR Murray. Before the Ming Dynasty, books about Xiangqi had already existed. Unfortunately, only a small fraction is still extant today. Ancient Xiangqi Classics is a collection of the ancient Xiangqi scriptures and manuals, that has been translated and presented in English. The main aim is to introduce Xiangqi to the Westerner, sharing and passing on the wisdom of the ancient Chinese.
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Ancient Xiangqi Classics: Secret in the Tangerine Volume 1


by: Jim Hau Cheng Png
Chinese Chess or Xiangqi (which would be the preferred name) has been around for hundreds of years. “The Chinese seem to possess of a great many ancient scriptures on the topic.” --- HJR Murray. Before the Ming Dynasty, books about Xiangqi had already existed. Unfortunately, only a small fraction is still extant today. Ancient Xiangqi Classics is a collection of the various ancient Xiangqi scriptures and manuals, that has been translated and presented in English. The main aim of this series is to introduce Xiangqi to the Westerner and to share and pass on the wisdom of the ancient Chinese to the world.
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Becoming a Xiangqi Assassin Volume 1


by: Jim Hau Cheng Png
Xiangqi or Chinese Chess as it may be more familiar to the Westerner, is an ancient Chinese game that has been played for centuries. There are millions of estimated Xiangqi players, who are mostly concentrated in China and South-east Asia. However, in non-Chinese speaking regions in the world, the game is relatively unknown. The game is intellectually demanding, easy to learn, very exciting, and not too time demanding, which would be a perfect fit for the hectic lifestyles that most people have. Www.
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Xiangqi For Absolute Beginners: Teach Yourself XIANGQI Step by Step


by: Ping Loong Wong
Xiangqi is becoming more popular in Western countries due to the rise of China. China’s extraordinary economic growth and active diplomacy are already attracted Westerners’ interest. Westerners want to learn more about Chinese's culture. One of the easier approaches is by learning Xiangqi. Unfortunately, there is always not easy for a Westerner or non-Chinese speaking person to learn Xiangqi by his own. This book is designed for the person who is absolutely no knowledge or little knowledge in Xiangqi, and would like to learn it by his own.
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How to Play Chinese Chess - Xiangqi


How to play Chinese chess (xiangqi), all the rules and free download of a rule booklet, from AncientChess.com.
 

A Concept in Xiangqi Opening


International Grandmaster (IGM) Alvin Woo explains an important concept in the centre cannon vs screening horse defence opening. Alvin Woo is a 4-time ...
 

xiangqi(chinese chess) champion-2013 fast game zhaoguorong vs jiangchuan


xiangqi(chinese chess) champion-made by http://www.sachess.com (super strong xiangqi software) 《棋牌苑》2013年财神杯全国电视象棋快棋邀请赛-决赛 ...
 

xiangqi(chinese chess) 2013 fast game-xuyinchuan vs wangyang


xiangqi(chinese chess) champion-made by http://www.sachess.com (super strong xiangqi software) 《棋牌苑》2013年3杯全国电视象棋快棋邀请赛-14决赛 汪洋VS ...
 

Xiangqi Openings Series 01 part 1


Xiangqi (Chinese Chess) Opening Introductions by Master Zhang Qiang. Video 1 Part 1. English Subtitled. Please click on the button [cc] if there is no subtitle.