Welcome to ESC/WOSC 2022 in Mannheim/Ludwigshafen!

The ESC/WOSC, the European Shogi Championship and World Open Shogi Championship, is the most important shogi event of the year in Europe.

Despite these times of pandemic and war in Europe, we want to plan ahead with the ESC/WOSC in Ludwigshafen Germany. We consider it important to continue working on this project with the hope to unite us again in peace and friendship. With this website we provide you therefore with all information needed about the tournament and hostel arrangements for your consideration. For any questions or additional information do not hesitate to contact us by e-mail to esc2022@shogideutschland.de.

The event is planned to take place from 28th to 31st of July 2022.

As the host of the tournament, Shogi Deutschland supports the declaration of FESA.

The organizing committee