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  • The Lure of Japanese Go Analysis

    This is the cover of the May 1969 issue of Kido magazine. In the bottom left corner a poem may be seen. These are the kanji (Chinese characters) written there: 活 幾 緑 五 計 年      月 得      加 水 魚      髪 亭 当 人 雨 好 酒 間 加 昼 銭 事 煙 眠 […]

  • Kada vs. Rin – 8th Annual Meijin League

    8th Annual Meijin League White: Kada Katsuji 9 dan Black: Rin Kaiho, Honinbo Date: December 25 & 26, 1968 161 moves. Black wins by resignation.   Please enable JavaScript to view this game.

  • Secret Moves Revealed — Young Players Debate

    The Timely Deployment of a Ploy Left to Right: Cho Chikun 6 dan, Haruyama Isamu 7 dan, Kobayashi Koichi 7 dan; in the lower right 仕掛 = Shi-Kake = Ploy From Kido, June 1975 An ambush (?) in the Meijin League of Otake Hideo 9 dan by Kada Katsuji 9 dan, landed him in the […]

  • Kada vs. Otake, 14th Old Meijin League

    14th Old Meijin League White: Kada Katsuji 9 dan Black: Otake Hideo 9 dan Date: April 17, 1975 Komi: 5½ points   Please enable JavaScript to view this game.

  • Specially Selected Game

    不老長春 満年可契 “Ageless, Long Spring, 10,000 Year, Good Pledge” Cover of Kido, November 1978 Artist: Shinrinjin Over the years I spent a lot of time with the late Abe Yoshiteru, both in the United States and in Japan. I probably played twenty or so games against him with a three stone handicap and only won […]

  • Kada vs. Abe – 31st Honinbo – 3rd Preliminary

    31st Honinbo – 3rd Preliminary White: Kada Katsuji 9 dan Black: Abe Yoshiteru 8 dan Date: August 14, 1975 Place: Nihon Ki-in [Japanese Go Association], Tokyo Komi: 5½ points   Please enable JavaScript to view this game.

  • Problem 149

    Life and Death Problem Black to Play Composed by Kada Katsuji 9 dan and published in Kidō, April 1990.

  • Problem 148

    Life and Death Problem White to Play Composed by Kada Katsuji 9 dan and published in Kidō, April 1990.

  • Problem 132

    Life and Death Problem White to Play Composed by Kada Katsuji 9 dan and published in Kidō, May 1986.

  • Problem 107

    Life and Death Problem White to Play Composed by Kada Katsuji 9 dan and published in Kidō, March 1985.

Books

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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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