The 19th Japanese Sake Tourney


The 19th Japanese Sake Tourney


  • Theme: H#2 Point Reflection. Fairy pieces and/or other fairy conditions are not allowed.
  • Definition: Point Reflection: When two pieces of any color stand on the squares which are symmetric with respect to the central point of the chessboard (eg. a1-h8, b3-g6), they exchange their roles (i.e. powers of movement). A Pawn on the first rank and its corresponding piece on the eighth rank cannot move by themselves. Only non-reflected K and R can castle, and only non-reflected Ps can make en passant. Implemented in Popeye 4.83 to be released soon.
  • Judges:  Tadashi Wakashima, Toshiki Kobayashi and Hitoshi Yanami.
  • Prizes: Bottles of Sake
  • Audience: The tourney is open to everyone, but only congress participants can receive bottles.
  • Deadline: Thursday, 22 August 2019 | Send to:
  • Details: In the attached PDF document

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13 Responses to The 19th Japanese Sake Tourney

  1. JuliaJulia says:

    Oh, wish Popeye 4.83 would appear faster!
    Maybe somebody has 4.82 testing version? 🙂

  2. Joost de HeerJoost says:

    It’s updated every week from the GIT repository. But so far no Point reflection.

  3. Petko A.PetkovPеtko Petkov says:

    Dear Joost,
    From your side this is an excellent collegial gesture! Thank You very much!

  4. TheoGiakatis says:

    Is it easy for a 32Bit version?

  5. TheoGiakatis says:

    Dear Joost,
    Thank you for the file!

  6. Thomas Maeder says:

    > Oh, wish Popeye 4.83 would appear faster!

    Your wish is my command, Julia!

  7. Joost de HeerJoost says:

    Since there’s an official build now I’ve deleted the compiled versions on my site.

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