With Shogi Quest, you can play the game of shogi online against players around the world.
1. Easy signup. You only need to decide your name (no email etc.)
2. Detailed records. Ratings, wins/losses are stored separately for Black/White, different openings and castles, so you can easily grasp your weaknesses.
3. Beginner friendly. There are very weak bots (computers) anyone can beat.
4. You can send a game score by email.
5. You can also play the shogi version of Kriegspiel, called "tsuitate shogi".
6. Cheaters using software assistance are automatically detected and banned.
7. Basic mate problems.
8. Mate Challenge Mode, where your mating ability is rated with rated problems.
9. 100% free.