picture

Go Wizardry

All About the Many Aspects of Go
We have millions of friends around the world... and they all play go!

Tag archive for ‘Kobayashi Satoru’

  • Fifty Years of Popular Fuseki

    Bridge USA Summer Festival to be held July 13~14 in Torrance, California, a suburban section of Southern California. Various musical and stage events are scheduled, there will be booths featuring Japanese merchandise and cultural items, prepared Japanese dishes and a charity bazaar. http://www.bridgeusa.com/page/event Sakata Eio, Honorary Honinbo Looks Back Fifty Years of Popular Fuseki By […]

  • Fifty Years of Popular Joseki

    By Sakata Eio, Honorary Honinbo The Hakata Gion Yamakasa Festival in Fukuoka is celebrated in early July. It is the main festival of the Kushida Shrine and registered as a UNESCO intangible cultural heritage. It is said to have originated 800 years ago when an epidemic was raging in Hakata. A monk prayed to end […]

  • Minor Dramatic Moments During Tournament Games

    Artist: Shinrinjin 花 夜 処 春   Flowers Night Place Spring 落 来 処 眠   Fall Comes Place Sleep 和 風 聞 不   Harmony Wind Hear Not 多 雨 啼 覚   Many Rain Chirping Awaken 少 声 鳥 暁   Few Voice Birds Dawn The poem is read from right to left, […]

  • Problem 77

    Life and Death Problem White to Play Composed by Kobayashi Satoru 7 dan and published in Kidō, September 1983.

  • O Rissei Strikes With Sharp Play Around the Board, Part IV

    From Kido, January 1977 Rival Best of Three Match Game 1: Kobayashi Satoru 4 dan – O Rissei 4 dan O Rissei Strikes With Sharp Play Around the Board, Part IV By Kurihara Kiyoshi Rival Best of Three Match Game 1 White: Kobayashi Satoru 4 dan Black: O Rissei 4 dan Analysis by Ohira Shuzo […]

  • O Rissei Strikes With Sharp Play Around the Board, Part III

    From Kido, January 1977 Rival Best of Three Match Game 1: Kobayashi Satoru 4 dan – O Rissei 4 dan O Rissei Strikes With Sharp Play Around the Board, Part III By Kurihara Kiyoshi Rival Best of Three Match Game 1 White: Kobayashi Satoru 4 dan Black: O Rissei 4 dan Analysis by Ohira Shuzo […]

  • O Rissei Strikes With Sharp Play Around the Board, Part II

    From Kido, January 1977 Rival Best of Three Match Game 1: Kobayashi Satoru 4 dan – O Rissei 4 dan O Rissei Strikes With Sharp Play Around the Board, Part II By Kurihara Kiyoshi Rival Best of Three Match Game 1 White: Kobayashi Satoru 4 dan Black: O Rissei 4 dan Analysis by Ohira Shuzo […]

  • O Rissei Strikes With Sharp Play Around the Board, Part I

    From Kido, January 1977 Rival Best of Three Match Game 1: Kobayashi Satoru 4 dan – O Rissei 4 dan O Rissei Strikes With Sharp Play Around the Board, Part I By Kurihara Kiyoshi Young Lions, Good Rivals For this special feature for Kido of putting the spotlight on the best of the younger generation […]

  • Rival Best of Three Match, Game 1

    Rival Best of Three Match, Game 1 White: Kobayashi Satoru, 4 dan Black: O Rissei, 4 dan Played on January 1977

Books

book cover

Go on the Go Collection: Volume I

Three booklets have been assembled into the collection here.

Buy this Book at Amazon

Go For Everyone

Go For Everyone

A New Method for Learning to Play the Game of Go

Buy this book

Book Cover

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.

Buy this Book at Amazon