Akira Shima Wiki,Biography, Net Worth

Akira Shima is a 59-years-old Japanese Shogi player from the Japan. his estimated net worth is $1 Million to $5 Million Approx. Jump into read his life Facts, Wikipedia and biographies Details

Akira Shima Biography – Wiki

According to the wiki and biography of Akira Shima was born on 19 February 1963 in Japan. let’s check out the Akira’s personal and public life facts, Wikipedia, bio, spouse, net worth, and career details.

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On February 6, 2018, Shima defeated Keita Kadokura in a Meijin Class C1 league game to become the 21st person to win 800 official games as a professional, and was awarded the “Shogi Honor Fighting-spirit Award” as a result.


Shima has served on the Japan Shogi Association’s board of directors on multiple occasions. He was first elected as a director at the association’s 56th General Meeting for a two-year term on May 26, 2005. In May 2011, Shima was re-elected to the board of directors once again, but this time as a non-executive director. He was re-elected as a director in June 2013 and 2015, but was selected to be a managing director each time. He announced his resignation in January 2017 to accept responsibility for the association’s handling of the 29th Ryūō challenger controversy.


Shima has appeared in major title matches 6 times, but his only title victory came in 1st Ryūō title match in 1988. Shima also won the now defunct All Star Kachinuki-sen [ja] 3 times (1982, 1985–86) for his only other shogi championships during his career.


Shima is a member of the so-called Shōwa 55 group (55年組), a group of eight strong players that become professional in 1980–1981 (year 55 of the Shōwa period) and won numerous shogi tournaments. Others in the group include Yoshikazu Minami, Osamu Nakamura, Michio Takahashi, Yasuaki Tsukada, Hiroshi Kamiya, Masaki Izumi, and Yūji Yoda.


Akira Shima (島 朗 , Shima Akira, February 19, 1963) is a Japanese professional shogi player, ranked 9-dan. He was the first Ryūō title holder and is also a former managing director of the Japan Shogi Association.

BirthName, Nickname, and Profession

So first, let’s take a look at some personal details of Akira, like name, nickname, and profession.

Real NameAkira Shima
ProfessionShogi player

Age, Birthdate, Religion, and BirthPlace

Age (2021)59 Years
Date Of Birth19 February 1963
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Akira Shima Net Worth

The Akira Shima Estimated Net worth is $80K – USD $85k.

Monthly Income/Salary (approx.)$80K – $85k USD
Net Worth (approx.)$4 million- $6 million USD

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