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  • Games to Enjoy Playing Out on a Board

    The Tanabata Matsuri in São Paulo is celebrated by the 1.5 million Japanese citizens of Brazil in the first part of July. The festival takes place in the Liberdade section of the city. There are many food stands set up along the street that serve takoyaki, yakisoba, okonomiyaki, makizushi, inarizushi, yakitori and others. Colorful "tanabata" […]

  • So vs. Cho – Gosei Tournament Preliminary Round

    Gosei Tournament Preliminary Round White: So Yokoku 5 dan Black: Cho U 5 dan Komi: 5.5 points White wins by 1.5 points. Analysis by Yo Kagen 8 dan in Kido, October 1998 Please enable JavaScript to view this game.

  • More about the Leela Zero Go-Playing Program

    Manji Inoue, Living National Treasure, Pottery Exhibition at Storrier Stearns Japanese Garden, 270 Arlington Dr., Pasadena, CA 91105, November 17-18, 2018 Last week I went to my Japanese go club, the South Bay Ki-in, located in the New Gardena Hotel, 1641 W. Redondo Beach Blvd., Gardens, CA 90247; (310) 327-5757 with another member, Kevin Carr, […]

  • Cho vs. Iyama – 43rd Annual Meijin Title Match, Game 7

    43rd Annual Best of Seven Meijin Title Match, Game 7 White: Cho U 9 dan Black: Iyama Yuta, Meijin Date: October 15 & 16, 2018 Komi: 6 1/2 points   Please enable JavaScript to view this game.

  • Leela Zero Go-Playing Program

    Last week, the night before I was going to my Japanese go club, the South Bay Ki-in, located in the New Gardena Hotel, 1641 W. Redondo Beach Blvd., Gardens, CA 90247; (310) 327-5757, Kevin Carr sent me a text message asking if he should bring Leela Zero to the club. I had no idea what […]

  • Iyama vs. Cho – 43rd Annual Meijin Title Match, Game 6

    43rd Annual Best of Seven Meijin Title Match, Game 6 White: Iyama Yuta, Meijin Black: Cho U 9 dan Date: October 21 & 22, 2018 Komi: 6 1/2 points   Please enable JavaScript to view this game.

  • An Apology

    During the past six months I was living at a hotel. I had planned to be there a much shorter period of time. It was just a temporary arrangement while I searched for a house or condominium to buy. Then, unfortunately, the real estate market in California exploded. To give the reader an idea of […]

  • Cho vs. Iyama – 43rd Annual Meijin Title Match, Game 5

    43rd Annual Best of Seven Meijin Title Match, Game 5 White: Cho U 9 dan Black: Iyama Yuta, Meijin Date: October 15 & 16, 2018 Komi: 6 1/2 points   Please enable JavaScript to view this game.

  • Birds on Wires

    The late, great World Chess Champion Mikhail Tal used to say that there was a "chess virus" that many people were immune to, but he was glad that he was not. His brilliant career as the "Magician of Riga" (the capital of Latvia; Tal played as a Soviet in the late 1950s and 1960’s, when […]

  • Iyama vs. Cho – 43rd Annual Meijin Title Match, Game 4

    43rd Annual Best of Seven Meijin Title Match, Game 4 White: Iyama Yuta, Meijin Black: Cho U 9 dan Date: October 7 & 8, 2018 Komi: 6 1/2 points   Please enable JavaScript to view this game.

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Go on the Go Collection: Volume I

Three booklets have been assembled into the collection here.

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Go For Everyone

Go For Everyone

A New Method for Learning to Play the Game of Go

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Journey to the West

This is a semi-autobiographical novel that depicts a unique American success story; a rags to riches tale of a man escaping his humble origins to make millions of dollars, but then he throws it all away due to the ancient character flaw of hubris.

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