4-year-old Zion Isivatari witnessed the massacre of parents.From the turmoil girl lost her voice, but not the mind. Though it was little, but remember that the murderer goodbye showed her figure chess king. It so happened that on the education of her neighbors have - professional shogi player in the family, and Sion, a little calmed down, I realized that the murderer must be sought in the same world. And realizingbeat on the study of the ancient game with such fervor that the foster father, Master 8-dan (there are only a 9), could not be happier. As a result, in the 12 years old girl, now under the name Yasuoka, becoming a professional player. series The evolving world of Japanese chess, and cute baby Zion - not only his character.Clever Girl Ayumi Saito under the pressure of circumstances had to take one very difficult decision. Beauty Saori Nikaido decided to abandon the path of a wealthy heiress to prove what is in itself. Three bitter rivals at the board in life gradually closer together, helping each other on the way to the goal. And Zion, her family, friends, rivals,great players and very, organizers, sponsors and fans - all figures are grand party, which will reveal to us many secrets. It is worth noting that the author of the plot - a multiple champion of Japan - recorded in each of the heroines of a piece of his difficult fate.