Banjou no Alpha 2019 (Japan)


Banjou no Alpha 2019 (Japan), also known as Yakusoku no Shogi, 約束の将棋 is Japan drama premiere on Feb 3, 2019 on NHK


Drama: Banjou no Alpha 2019 (Japan)
Romaji: Yakusoku no Shogi, 約束の将棋
Japanese: 盤上のアルファ
Country: Japan
Episodes: 4
Release Date: Sunday
Network: NHK
Duration: 49 min.
Genres: Drama, Sports, Life

Plot Synopsis by DramaWiki Staff ©

Newspaper journalist Akiba Shunsuke is transferred to the cultural desk and put in charge of shogi. He meets Sanada Nobushige, a 33-year-old aiming to be a professional shogi player by achieving the rank of 4-dan or more. Sanada is over the age limit as he could not achieve 4-dan by the age of 26, and is now trying to take an exam for admission to 3-dan. Akiba supports Sanada's attempt to become a professional shogi player and becomes interested in the game...
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