Iron General

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In Heian dai shogi, the iron general could make all the moves of the gold, except the retreating one. (fFfsW)

鉄将 tes·shō

By the Kamakura period, the iron general had lost the sideways moves. This placed it in a logical progression after the (also revised) copper general. (fK)

鉄将 tes·shō