$15.00
$20.00
$30.00
$5.00

Geeklist s for Xiangqi

1 , 2 , 3 , 4 , 5  Next »  [22] | 
Board Game: Xiangqi [Average Rating:7.18 Overall Rank:845]
Jason Vicente

Avon
Connecticut
msg tools
If music be the food of love, play on; Give me excess of it!
mbmbmbmbmb
 
 Thumb up
 tip
 Hide
  • [+] Dice rolls
Loading... | Locked Hide Show Unlock Lock Comment     View Previous {{limitCount(numprevitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
{{error.message}}
{{comment.error.message}}
    View More Comments {{limitCount(numnextitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} / {{numnextitems_calculated}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
Board Game: Xiangqi [Average Rating:7.18 Overall Rank:845]
Alex Radcliffe BoardGameCo
United States
Charlotte
North Carolina
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
Soft Reserve: $13

BIN: $17

Condition: Very Good

Edition: Elephant Chess Club Internationalized edition
 
 Thumb up
 tip
 Hide
  • [+] Dice rolls
Loading... | Locked Hide Show Unlock Lock Comment     View Previous {{limitCount(numprevitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
{{error.message}}
{{comment.error.message}}
    View More Comments {{limitCount(numnextitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} / {{numnextitems_calculated}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
Board Game: Xiangqi [Average Rating:7.18 Overall Rank:845]
Richard Hutnik
United States
Albany
New York
flag msg tools
designer
mbmbmbmbmb
I add this game here, to show that it really isn't the best thing to call a game like this a "Chess variant" because it developed differently from Chess. One can say "Chess-like" because it is like Chess, but Chess can be said to be "Xiangqi-like" also.
 
 Thumb up
 tip
 Hide
  • [+] Dice rolls
Loading... | Locked Hide Show Unlock Lock Comment     View Previous {{limitCount(numprevitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
{{error.message}}
{{comment.error.message}}
    View More Comments {{limitCount(numnextitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} / {{numnextitems_calculated}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
Board Game: Xiangqi [Average Rating:7.18 Overall Rank:845]
Mark Morrise
United States
Salt Lake City
Utah
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
Year: 762
Old rank: 841

Also called Chinese chess or the elephant game, this is a strategy game for two players. It is one of the most popular board games in China, and is in the same family as Western chess.

The last world championship was held on Munich in 2015. The next is in 2017.
26 
 Thumb up
 tip
 Hide
  • [+] Dice rolls
Loading... | Locked Hide Show Unlock Lock Comment     View Previous {{limitCount(numprevitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
{{error.message}}
{{comment.error.message}}
    View More Comments {{limitCount(numnextitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} / {{numnextitems_calculated}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
GeekList: My Unplayed Games
Board Game: Xiangqi [Average Rating:7.18 Overall Rank:845]
"L'état, c'est moi."
Canada
Vancouver
BC
flag msg tools
admin
designer
Roger's Reviews: check out my reviews page, right here on BGG!
badge
Caution: May contain wargame like substance
mbmbmbmbmb
Why I bought this: A combination of having a Xianqi board on the reverse of my goban, and a gift of nice ceramic pieces from my friend Michael.

Odds of getting played in the next 12 months: <1%

Other comments: No opponents. And then there's the Chinese characters on the round discs that I have to learn/remember between playings.

Maybe some day...

Status: Keeper
2 
 Thumb up
 tip
 Hide
  • [+] Dice rolls
Loading... | Locked Hide Show Unlock Lock Comment     View Previous {{limitCount(numprevitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
{{error.message}}
{{comment.error.message}}
    View More Comments {{limitCount(numnextitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} / {{numnextitems_calculated}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
Board Game: Xiangqi [Average Rating:7.18 Overall Rank:845]
Joel Bourgeoys
Canada
Aylmer
Québec
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
1 
 Thumb up
 tip
 Hide
  • [+] Dice rolls
Loading... | Locked Hide Show Unlock Lock Comment     View Previous {{limitCount(numprevitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
{{error.message}}
{{comment.error.message}}
    View More Comments {{limitCount(numnextitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} / {{numnextitems_calculated}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
Board Game: Xiangqi [Average Rating:7.18 Overall Rank:845]
Alex Radcliffe BoardGameCo
United States
Charlotte
North Carolina
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
Soft Reserve: $13

BIN: $17

Condition: Very Good

Edition: Elephant Chess Club Internationalized edition
 
 Thumb up
 tip
 Hide
  • [+] Dice rolls
Loading... | Locked Hide Show Unlock Lock Comment     View Previous {{limitCount(numprevitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
{{error.message}}
{{comment.error.message}}
    View More Comments {{limitCount(numnextitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} / {{numnextitems_calculated}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
Board Game: Xiangqi [Average Rating:7.18 Overall Rank:845]
Grady of Royston Vasey
United States
Eau Claire
Wisconsin
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmb
Found Asia Chess at Savers for $2.99 with discount. Complete!
19 
 Thumb up
0.05
 tip
 Hide
  • [+] Dice rolls
Loading... | Locked Hide Show Unlock Lock Comment     View Previous {{limitCount(numprevitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
{{error.message}}
{{comment.error.message}}
    View More Comments {{limitCount(numnextitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} / {{numnextitems_calculated}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
Board Game: Xiangqi [Average Rating:7.18 Overall Rank:845]
Ben Wickens
msg tools
mbmbmb
73 - Like Shogi I have dabbled but not really explored this enough. I have already seen enough to love and enjoy this and want to explore it more. Wish the pieces were shapes like chess rather than Chinese characters but that is a short term problem.

The "action" happens a bit sooner than in chess and the Cannon and Chinese chess knight have interesting spacial elements to them that are not present in western chess. The pieces with restricted movement (defenders) give more theme than chess has as well as serving interesting defensive value.
1 
 Thumb up
 tip
 Hide
  • [+] Dice rolls
Loading... | Locked Hide Show Unlock Lock Comment     View Previous {{limitCount(numprevitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
{{error.message}}
{{comment.error.message}}
    View More Comments {{limitCount(numnextitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} / {{numnextitems_calculated}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
Board Game: Xiangqi [Average Rating:7.18 Overall Rank:845]
Alex Radcliffe BoardGameCo
United States
Charlotte
North Carolina
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
Soft Reserve: $13

BIN: $17

Condition: Very Good

Edition: Elephant Chess Club Internationalized edition
 
 Thumb up
 tip
 Hide
  • [+] Dice rolls
Loading... | Locked Hide Show Unlock Lock Comment     View Previous {{limitCount(numprevitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
{{error.message}}
{{comment.error.message}}
    View More Comments {{limitCount(numnextitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} / {{numnextitems_calculated}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
Board Game: Xiangqi [Average Rating:7.18 Overall Rank:845]
Germán
Argentina
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
4 
 Thumb up
 tip
 Hide
  • [+] Dice rolls
Loading... | Locked Hide Show Unlock Lock Comment     View Previous {{limitCount(numprevitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
{{error.message}}
{{comment.error.message}}
    View More Comments {{limitCount(numnextitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} / {{numnextitems_calculated}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
Board Game: Xiangqi [Average Rating:7.18 Overall Rank:845]
Alex Radcliffe BoardGameCo
United States
Charlotte
North Carolina
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
Soft Reserve: $12

BIN: $16

Condition: Very Good

Edition: Elephant Chess Club Internationalized edition
 
 Thumb up
 tip
 Hide
  • [+] Dice rolls
Loading... | Locked Hide Show Unlock Lock Comment     View Previous {{limitCount(numprevitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
{{error.message}}
{{comment.error.message}}
    View More Comments {{limitCount(numnextitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} / {{numnextitems_calculated}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
Board Game: Xiangqi [Average Rating:7.18 Overall Rank:845]
Adam Phelps
United States
Houston
Texas
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
$1.99 at GW (complete; I can't find the exact version online, but it has big, chunky wooden pieces with green and red lettering).

27 
 Thumb up
0.05
 tip
 Hide
  • [+] Dice rolls
Loading... | Locked Hide Show Unlock Lock Comment     View Previous {{limitCount(numprevitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
{{error.message}}
{{comment.error.message}}
    View More Comments {{limitCount(numnextitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} / {{numnextitems_calculated}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
Board Game: Xiangqi [Average Rating:7.18 Overall Rank:845]
Alex Radcliffe BoardGameCo
United States
Charlotte
North Carolina
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
Soft Reserve: $12

BIN: $16

Condition: Very Good

Edition: Elephant Chess Club Internationalized edition
 
 Thumb up
 tip
 Hide
  • [+] Dice rolls
Loading... | Locked Hide Show Unlock Lock Comment     View Previous {{limitCount(numprevitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
{{error.message}}
{{comment.error.message}}
    View More Comments {{limitCount(numnextitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} / {{numnextitems_calculated}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
Board Game: Xiangqi [Average Rating:7.18 Overall Rank:845]
Casey Lee
United States
Lexington
South Carolina
flag msg tools
I love my wife!
mbmbmbmbmb
New in shrink. Plastic pieces.

Sweetener: Jungle (this is used and has a lot of wear)
 
 Thumb up
 tip
 Hide
  • [+] Dice rolls
Loading... | Locked Hide Show Unlock Lock Comment     View Previous {{limitCount(numprevitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
{{error.message}}
{{comment.error.message}}
    View More Comments {{limitCount(numnextitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} / {{numnextitems_calculated}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
Board Game: Xiangqi [Average Rating:7.18 Overall Rank:845]
Philip Newman
United States
Richardson
Texas
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
Match C7: Xiangqi vs. Bohnanza

Round 0: 6
Nominated by: aaarg_ink
6 
 Thumb up
 tip
 Hide
  • [+] Dice rolls
Loading... | Locked Hide Show Unlock Lock Comment     View Previous {{limitCount(numprevitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
{{error.message}}
{{comment.error.message}}
    View More Comments {{limitCount(numnextitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} / {{numnextitems_calculated}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
Board Game: Xiangqi [Average Rating:7.18 Overall Rank:845]
Justin Case
United States
Greensboro
North Carolina
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb

With Super Scrabble in hand, I went to browse the books, where I discovered one of the most surprising finds in all my years of thrifting -- a comprehensive XiangQi textbook, written in Chinese!

.


We have a great many ethnic Chinese folk in this region, one of the greatest concentrations outside of mainland China and the world's great Chinatowns (I understand it's because the climate is much like China), but still one hardly expects to walk into a Goodwill store in Mayberry NC and find a Chinese book about Chinese chess!

Paperback books are only 75 cents at that Goodwill, which I paid with a big smile.



1 
 Thumb up
 tip
 Hide
  • [+] Dice rolls
Loading... | Locked Hide Show Unlock Lock Comment     View Previous {{limitCount(numprevitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
{{error.message}}
{{comment.error.message}}
    View More Comments {{limitCount(numnextitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} / {{numnextitems_calculated}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
Board Game: Xiangqi [Average Rating:7.18 Overall Rank:845]
Philip Newman
United States
Richardson
Texas
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
Preliminary Group 1: 11 Games, 4 Will Advance!
Vote for as many as you like!

Xiangqi
Nominated by: aaarg_ink
7 
 Thumb up
 tip
 Hide
  • [+] Dice rolls
Loading... | Locked Hide Show Unlock Lock Comment     View Previous {{limitCount(numprevitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
{{error.message}}
{{comment.error.message}}
    View More Comments {{limitCount(numnextitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} / {{numnextitems_calculated}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
Board Game: Xiangqi [Average Rating:7.18 Overall Rank:845]
Alex Radcliffe BoardGameCo
United States
Charlotte
North Carolina
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
Soft Reserve: $11

BIN: $14

Condition: Very Good

Edition: Elephant Chess Club Internationalized edition
 
 Thumb up
 tip
 Hide
  • [+] Dice rolls
Loading... | Locked Hide Show Unlock Lock Comment     View Previous {{limitCount(numprevitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
{{error.message}}
{{comment.error.message}}
    View More Comments {{limitCount(numnextitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} / {{numnextitems_calculated}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
Board Game: Xiangqi [Average Rating:7.18 Overall Rank:845]
Alex Radcliffe BoardGameCo
United States
Charlotte
North Carolina
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
Soft Reserve: $11

BIN: $14

Condition: Very Good

Edition: Elephant Chess Club Internationalized edition
 
 Thumb up
 tip
 Hide
  • [+] Dice rolls
Loading... | Locked Hide Show Unlock Lock Comment     View Previous {{limitCount(numprevitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
{{error.message}}
{{comment.error.message}}
    View More Comments {{limitCount(numnextitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} / {{numnextitems_calculated}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
Board Game: Xiangqi [Average Rating:7.18 Overall Rank:845]
Gabriel Ninô
Brazil
Rio de Janeiro
RJ
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
 
 Thumb up
 tip
 Hide
  • [+] Dice rolls
Loading... | Locked Hide Show Unlock Lock Comment     View Previous {{limitCount(numprevitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
{{error.message}}
{{comment.error.message}}
    View More Comments {{limitCount(numnextitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} / {{numnextitems_calculated}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
Board Game: Xiangqi [Average Rating:7.18 Overall Rank:845]
Georges Turgeon
Canada
Ottawa
Ontario
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
$2.80 VV Cyrville. The name on the box is Shiang-Tse. Chinese Chess. The pieces are plastic and resemble standard chess pieces but there are more pieces on each side then usual. I will upload pictures later.


28 
 Thumb up
0.07
 tip
 Hide
  • [+] Dice rolls
Loading... | Locked Hide Show Unlock Lock Comment     View Previous {{limitCount(numprevitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
{{error.message}}
{{comment.error.message}}
    View More Comments {{limitCount(numnextitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} / {{numnextitems_calculated}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
Board Game: Xiangqi [Average Rating:7.18 Overall Rank:845]
carlton wayne
United States
Mason
Michigan
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
In shrink. $ 2.99 at Goodwill.
25 
 Thumb up
0.05
 tip
 Hide
  • [+] Dice rolls
Loading... | Locked Hide Show Unlock Lock Comment     View Previous {{limitCount(numprevitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
{{error.message}}
{{comment.error.message}}
    View More Comments {{limitCount(numnextitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} / {{numnextitems_calculated}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
Board Game: Xiangqi [Average Rating:7.18 Overall Rank:845]
Alex Radcliffe BoardGameCo
United States
Charlotte
North Carolina
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
Soft Reserve: $10

BIN: $14

Condition: Very Good

Edition: Elephant Chess Club Internationalized edition
 
 Thumb up
 tip
 Hide
  • [+] Dice rolls
Loading... | Locked Hide Show Unlock Lock Comment     View Previous {{limitCount(numprevitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
{{error.message}}
{{comment.error.message}}
    View More Comments {{limitCount(numnextitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} / {{numnextitems_calculated}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
GeekList: To Make
Board Game: Xiangqi [Average Rating:7.18 Overall Rank:845]
Michael Boggs
United States
Louisville
KY
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
 
 Thumb up
 tip
 Hide
  • [+] Dice rolls
Loading... | Locked Hide Show Unlock Lock Comment     View Previous {{limitCount(numprevitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
{{error.message}}
{{comment.error.message}}
    View More Comments {{limitCount(numnextitems_calculated,commentParams.showcount)}} / {{numnextitems_calculated}} 1 « Pg. {{commentParams.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
1 , 2 , 3 , 4 , 5  Next »  [22] | 
Front Page | Welcome | Contact | Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Advertise | Support BGG | Feeds RSS
Geekdo, BoardGameGeek, the Geekdo logo, and the BoardGameGeek logo are trademarks of BoardGameGeek, LLC.