weiqi Tales from far beyond

Tales from far beyond

Episode #195 - 23 March 2015

Direction of attack, attacking seemingly strong groups and when overplaying is ok when your opponent has a group that does not live yet. Level: 5k to 3d

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weiqi Kosumi? Kosumi!

Kosumi? Kosumi!

Episode #194 - 16 March 2015

We continue with our invasion study. Attack with a kosumi and.. sometimes also escape with a kosumi! Level: 8k to 3d

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Strange invasion

Throw yourself in the mud

Episode #193 - 09 March 2015

The mud, in this case, is the second line! This is not necessarily a trick play, but your opponent needs to answer carefully! Level: 8k to 3d

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weiqi Invasion day

Invasion day

Episode #192 - 09 March 2015

Learn how to deal with this often played invasion. The shape also appears in many similiar positions. Level: 8k to 3d

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weiqi Two points of territory

Two points of territory

Episode #191 - 02 March 2015 By: Alexandre Dinerchtein 3p

Last month the strongest Russian tournament ever was held in St Petersburg. Alexandre played a good attachment which led him to victory. Level: 5k to 4d

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baduk The gentlemen's club

The gentlemen's club

Episode #190 - 23 February 2015 By: Cho Hye Yeon 9p

On tuesdays members of the gentlemen's club are invited to tell about their hobbys. This evening a rather peculiar board game will be presented. Level: 6k to 3d

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weiqi The chicken and the egg

The chicken and the egg

Episode #189 - 17 February 2015 By: Gansheng Shi 1p

Mushrooms sprout from the ground, and so did Ke Jie. What a man! The golden chicken witnessed it all. Level: 5k to 4d

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weiqi Sealing the win

Sealing the win

Episode #188 - 09 February 2015 By: Gansheng Shi 1p

Matthew Burrall seals the win against Ryan Li. Ryan did recover well later in the tournament though and went on to become an Aga 1-dan professional! Level: 6k to 4d

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weiqi The fourth AGA pro

The fourth AGA pro

Episode #187 - 02 February 2015 By: Gansheng Shi 1p

Congratulations to Ryan Li, the fourth AGA professional! Here he plays against Matthew Burrall in the Pro Qualification Championship, Round 1. Level: 6k to 4d

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weiqi Zhou vs Choi

Zhou vs Choi

Episode #186 - 26 January 2015 By: BadukTV

We are happy to be able to present this episode from BadukTV with English subtitles. Choi Cheolhan plays against Zhou Ruiyang. Level: 8k to 5d

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weiqi Mok Jin Seok's fuseki

Mok Jin Seok's fuseki

Episode #185 - 19 January 2015 By: Young-sun Yoon 8p

This strange looking shimari is a favourite pattern of Mok Jin Seok. It invites your opponent to dive in, but a tough fight will await him! Level: 5k to 4d

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weiqi Sand grain style

Sand grain style

Episode #184 - 12 January 2015 By: Alexandre Dinerchtein 3p

This move was first played by Magari Reiki. Although it can not be called a trick play it is easy to answer it wrongly. This move is especially interesting in handicap games where you do not want to make your opponent strong. Level: 2k to 5d

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Strange things happen at the one two point

Gandalf and the 1-2 point

Episode #183 - 06 January 2015 - 1 comment By: The white wizard 9p

Gandalf packed his bags twice in his life to visit the white wizard for a game of go. His last masterpiece is now remembered through the proverb "When one says two, two can not say one, then one is three". Level: 10k to 5d

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weiqi Tang's Toilet move

Tang's Toilet move

Episode #182 - 05 January 2015 By: YoonYoung Kim 4p

Another game from the semi finals between Park JungHwan and WeiXing Tang in the Samsung cup. Tang had some chances but nature called and brought disaster. Level: 5k to 5d

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weiqi Another tricky elephant

Another tricky elephant

Episode #181 - 29 December 2014 By: Park Young Woon 7d

Our special reporter from Korea has spotted another strange elephant. Prepare yourself and add this tricky joseki to your arsenal for the new year. Level: 5k to 4d

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Merlijn kuin

In memory of Go Seigen

Episode #180 - 23 December 2014 - 2 comments By: Merlijn Kuin 6d

Go Seigen passed away this year at the respectable age of 100. As an ode to this master player, Merlijn Kuin - multiple times Dutch champion - reviews one of his games against Takagawa Kaku in front of a live audience. The video stops at move 99. More commentary can be found in the sgf-file. Level: 5k to 5d

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weiqi Turn the game around

Turn the game around

Episode #179 - 23 December 2014 By: YoonYoung Kim 4p

Park JungHwan started off well in his game against WeiXing Tang. We showed the beginning of this game in episode #178. Tang won the 2013 Samsung cup though and does not give up easily. Level: 5k to 5d

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weiqi Whisperers with tea

Whisperers with tea

Episode #178 - 15 December 2014 - 1 comment By: YoonYoung Kim 4p

We are so happy with our new teacher YoonYoung Kim 4p, that we suddenly start whispering about the Samsung cup. Level: 5k to 4d

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weiqi Licking the first line

Licking the first line

Episode #177 - 08 December 2014 By: Kim Seung-jun 9p

When the second line is considered to be the line of defeat, what good can be said about the first line? Here two magical tesujis played on the first line. Level: 4k to 4d

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weiqi Brutal bashing

Brutal bashing

Episode #176 - 01 December 2014 By: Alexandre Dinerchtein 3p

A tricky variation in the often played ogeima joseki. This variation looks very crude, but is sure to surprise your opponent. Level: 2k to 4d

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