Sumo - a Japanese form of martial arts, where a circular ring, two fighters reveal the strongest of them. The roots of this martial art go back to antiquity, so before each fight continues to be respected traditional ceremony. This form of martial arts with traditional Japanese became more and more to explore new horizons in other countries. However, despite the fact that there sumoists different countries and nationalities, but in Japan it has the status of a professional. In other countries, it's just amateur sumo.
Professional sumo art combines the fundamentals of sports, shows, arts, business and national traditions. The first mention of sumo belong to the VIII century Japanese texts called Suman. In addition, sumo is associated with Shinto religion, namely, with its ritual. In some monasteries, you can still see the image, where a person leads a fight with God. Sumo has played an important role in military training, giving soldiers the skills to stand firm in the battle on the feet. There were several areas of Sumo:
The townsfolk just could compete against each other.
Finally, the rules of sumo have developed during the time of the Heian period (794-1185 years. ) And prohibited kicking one another, hit on the head and dragged by the hair. Online games are often quite funny sumo repeat this eastern tradition of struggle. Heroes games Sumo look stressed fed, and their movements resemble the motion of a balloon. For example, in one of the games you have all the time to feed your sumo wrestler, and try not to collide with the enemy, or just need to pop like a soap bubble. Game uncomplicated but requires dexterity.
In the next game as sumo wrestlers will be performing on the court, and try to push each other on the circle. Your task is to push the opponent out of the ring and become a winner. Everything happens pretty quickly, so do not be a weakling and show who the real heavyweight. Otherwise, if victory is not yours, your athlete burst into tears like a child.
In sumo rather peculiar form, which consists only of a special zone called "mawashi". This belt is a broad band of tissue, usually dark in color, and wrap around the naked body and the athlete is passed between the legs, and the end of the tape unit attached to the back. If during the battle mawashi unwound, it leads to disqualification.
In a high-ranking sumo that belt silk. To him suspended "Sagar" - dangling jewelry. It carries no functional purpose other than decorative. The two most senior ranks of a special zone called Kese-mawashi, and reminds embroidered apron (everyone has his own), and dressed in the ritual. Hair fighters collected in a bun on top, which serves not only as decoration, but also softens the blow when falling and hitting his head. But if the life of sumo wrestlers belong to their national sport with great respect and adhere strictly to the traditions, the computer sumo game, apparently decided to break this tradition in every way.
In one of the games put together a sumo, soccer and shooting a slingshot. Here is a strange combination led to a massive guy that turned into birdies. Little girls stretch his belt-mawashi, making a slingshot and you need with the help of a computer mouse to shoot poor fellow so that he flew through all the football field and hit the gate. Here's an interesting and serious sport of sumo, and such very frivolous game of it. Play and have fun!