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  • 49th Annual Honinbo Title Match, Game 7

    Cho Chikun, Honinbo W: Kataoka Satoshi 9 dan B: Cho Chikun, Honinbo Played on July 21 & 22, 1994 at Ibaraki. 240 moves. Black wins by 3 1/2 pts. Commentary by Cho Chikun, Honinbo in KIDO, Sept. 1994. Those interested in viewing the original article in Japanese can click here to do so. Figure 1 […]

  • Kataoka vs Cho – 49th Annual Honinbo Title Match, Game 7

    49th Annual Honinbo Title Match, Game 7 White: Kataoka Satoshi 9 dan Black: Cho Chikun, Honinbo Played on July 21 & 22, 1994 at Ibaraki. 240 moves. Black wins by 3 1/2 pts. Commentary by Cho Chikun, Honinbo in KIDO, Sept. 1994. Please enable JavaScript to view this game.

  • 49th Annual Honinbo Title Match, Game 6

    White: Kataoka Satoshi 9 dan Black: Cho Chikun, Honinbo Played on July 12 & 13, 1994 at Gumma. 196 moves. White wins by resignation. Commentary by Otake Hideo, 10 Dan in KIDO, Sept. 1994. Those interested in viewing the original article in Japanese can click here to do so. Figure 1 (1-50) Those interested in […]

  • Kataoka vs Cho – 49th Annual Honinbo Title Match, Game 6

    49th Annual Honinbo Title Match, Game 6 White: Kataoka Satoshi 9 dan Black: Cho Chikun, Honinbo Played on July 12 & 13, 1994 at Gumma. 196 moves. White wins by resignation. Commentary by Otake Hideo, 10 Dan in KIDO, Sept. 1994. Please enable JavaScript to view this game.

  • 49th Annual Honinbo Title Match, Game 5

    Hachioji, Tokyo Cable Cars Popular Culture in Japan A friend in the US asked me recently if the media in Japan is flooded with stories of Donald Trump as it is in America. I told him that is hardly the case. On television there is virtually no mention of Trump. There was a three second […]

  • Cho vs Kataoka – 49th Annual Honinbo Title Match, Game 5

    49th Annual Honinbo Title Match, Game 5 White: Cho Chikun, Honinbo Black: Kataoka Satoshi 9 dan Played on June 29 & 30, 1994 at Asahikawa. 231 moves. Black wins by resignation. Commentary by Takagi Shoichi 9 dan in KIDO, Sept. 1994. Please enable JavaScript to view this game.

  • 49th Annual Honinbo Title Match, Game 4

    Hachioji, Tokyo Interchange Furnishing a Tokyo Apartment People often think of Tokyo as being one of the most expensive cities to live in around the world, but I have never found that to be the case. Try living in Bern, Switzerland, for instance, and you will understand what "high prices" really are! Of course, there […]

  • Kataoka vs Cho – 49th Annual Honinbo Title Match, Game 4

    49th Annual Honinbo Title Match, Game 4 White: Kataoka Satoshi 9 dan Black: Cho Chikun, Honinbo Played on June 15 & 16, 1994 at Mie. 163 moves. Black wins by resignation. Commentary by Otake Hideo, 10 Dan in KIDO, Aug. 1994. Please enable JavaScript to view this game.

  • 49th Annual Honinbo Title Match, Game 3

    Getting Settled in Tokyo I finished moving into my two bedroom apartment in the suburbs of Tokyo after giving the landlord a deposit of $900 (in the equivalent yen notes). I was glad to get out of my $65 a night hotel room and into more permanent surroundings. Downtown Tokyo is great for a snazzy […]

  • Cho vs Kataoka – 49th Annual Honinbo Title Match, Game 3

    49th Annual Honinbo Title Match, Game 3 White: Cho Chikun, Honinbo Black: Kataoka Satoshi 9 dan Played on June 9 & 10, 1994 at Miyazaki. 258 moves. White wins by 6 1/2 pts. Commentary by Takemiya Masaki 9 dan in KIDO, Aug. 1994. Please enable JavaScript to view this game.

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