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Real Board Go Lectures – Huang Longshi – A Chinese Master

This time in my Real Board Go Lectures I take a look at Huang Longshi, a Chinese master go player. Unfortunately he was someone who was apparently not appreciated in his own time. It wasn't until later that people going back and viewing his games realized that he was indeed one of the [...]

By |October 17th, 2015|Go Lectures, Real Board, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Real Board Go Lectures – There Will Be Blood

Oh Man! What a time to be studying professional games. There are so many young professionals bursting onto the scene that it's an extremely exciting time to be studying and an absolute pleasure to be bringing you these guys in my Real Board Go Lectures!

This time we take a peek at young Korean [...]

By |October 11th, 2015|Go Lectures, Real Board|0 Comments

Real Board Go Lectures – Life not Death

I picked this game of Ke Jie's to go over for my Real Board Go Lecture's because the life and death in this game is quite phenomenal. We always hear that professional Go players can live in areas where you wouldn't expect. Here we get to see young Ke Jie demonstrate his prowess on the [...]

By |October 11th, 2015|Go Lectures, Real Board|0 Comments

Go Lecture: Lee Sedol vs High Chinese Fuseki

In our last Go Lecture we took a look at Lee Changho playing against the High Chinese Fuseki. This time it's Lee Sedol's turn to take a crack at the fuseki seeing as how this particular fuseki seems sticking around the go world longer than I would have expected.
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By |March 2nd, 2015|Fortnight, Go Lectures|0 Comments

Go Lecture: The Legendary Go Seigen

Here is a Go lecture featuring two games from the legendary player Go Seigen. Unlike normal lectures, this may be one which I learned more than the viewers. You see, legendary Go players do not come around often. It stands to reason that when one does you, assuming you're interested in learning [...]

By |December 4th, 2014|Fortnight, Go Lectures, Uncategorized|2 Comments

Earliest Go Game – Lee Sedol

We all have our favorite players, professional that we're always in the mood to watch. Maybe the player is known for their fighting, ability to develop large frameworks, or can just reduce anything their opponent develops. But were they always known for that? Is their style one which they've had from the [...]

By |November 3rd, 2014|Go Lectures, Real Board|2 Comments

Go Lecture: Kang Dongyun – Plays Influential Orthodox

Korean Professional Kang Dongyun Plays an influential orthodox style versus Chinese professional Lian Xiao in this game by opening with the large knight enclosure. A rather standard variation breaks out from there that takes on a seemingly small, but very important, difference from how we normally continue the game.

What was fascinating about this game [...]

By |October 26th, 2014|Fortnight, Go Lectures|4 Comments

Legend88 – Rematches Atnight

Alright, so there is this player on Tygem called Atnight. His style of play is to take tengen and then invade everywhere. Doesn't sound like a very good strategy, does it? Problem with amateurs is that can work really well because it falls onto the person playing against this method not to [...]

By |October 20th, 2014|Go Lectures, Real Board|0 Comments

Legend88 – vs Unorthodox

More wonderful Legend88 action. This time we see him go up against an unorthodox 5dan opening. Need simple answers in your game? Then study these!

By |October 20th, 2014|Go Lectures, Real Board|0 Comments

Let’s Study – A Territorial Game

Sorry about the quality this time around. I tried different settings for camera capture and it didn't go too well.
Aside from that, enjoy a nice game of how to profit even when you can't kill!

You can download your own SGF of this game from the fine people at go4go - http://www.go4go.net/go/games/sgfview/35381

By |October 20th, 2014|Go Lectures, Real Board|0 Comments