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  • 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 […]

  • Quick Shots… From Kidō

    Teaching Ideas Here are three short articles that can be used as material for teaching beginners, this time from the Winter 1996 issue of the American Go Extra. The material might be a little complex, but go instructors should be able to use this kind of material to teach newcomers to the game more nuances […]

  • From the Second Team to the First Team

    From Kidō, February 1996 This Player’s Turn A Face of the League Ō Meien 9 dan By Kobori Hiroaki From the Second Team to the First Team “I feel like I’ve risen to the first team after a long absence. That’s because the pitcher on the first team has a smoking fastball which is severe, […]


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