ASR Summer Sunshine Contest 2017 starts on 2nd Aug 2017 (12:00 am UTC)

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While many of our ASR members might attend the 61st European GO Congress 2017 in Oberhof (Germany)  from 22nd July till 6th August and the 33rd US Go Congress in San Diego (California, USA) from 5th till 12th August we might have some lower gaming activities in the monthly ASR league.     Therefore the ASR Team setup a specific … Read more

Reminder (R009-0617): Alpha, Beta + Placement division (ASR league)… still 3 days in June for your games … test new ASR Info & Support Center

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—- email on Wed, 28 Jun 2017 03:16:55 am CET  —-   Dear ASR league member, dear Go friends ! the June league is close to its end. We appreciate your engagement and dedication this month. In total 506 players are registered now, a plus of 184.3% since we – the ASR team – were handed over … Read more

ASR event – Guo Juan’s two teaching games with karnickel 1D – February 2017

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February 2017 was the turn for Kirstin aka “karnickel” (1 Dan) who was winner of November league 2016 ! – Lucky Lady ! – Congrats 🙂 (see post of 4th December 2016 here: “Advent season: NOVEMBER prizes… teaching games with Guo Juan in December“) Guo J. commented live via audio channel during the teaching game. … Read more

NL (No. 007-0217): Vision/Mission statement, league month March, Rookies, defect KGS games archive

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Newsletter to 444 ASR members … archive of all Newsletters & Reminders:http://www.advancedstudyroom.org/forums/?view=forum&id=51  ————- email message ———— From: ASR – Advanced Study Room (league) <>Date: Thu, Mar 2, 2017 at 1:10 AMSubject: vision/mission statement, start of league month March, rookies, defect KGS games archiveTo: …   Dear ASR league members, dear Rookies, dear Go friends ! … Read more

ASR event – Guo Juan’s 1st teaching game with GoDave89 1D [review + short lecture] – January 2017

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Each month the winner of Alpha league division is rewarded with a teaching game by Guo Juan 5p – one of ASR’s highly profiled GO teachers ! So happened in January 2017 with GoDave89 (1 Dan), the winner of December 2016 league ( see announcement ). Guo J. commented live via audio channel during the teaching game. … Read more

Newsletter (No. 006-0117): two teaching games (announcement), league system alive (again), record attempt, King cake

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1:1 copy of email newsletter no. 006-0117 sent on 22nd January 2017 to 422 ASR members… ———- email message ———-From: ASR – Advanced Study Room (league) <>Date: Sun, Jan 22, 2017 at 4:48 AMSubject: two teaching games (announcement), league system alive (again), record attempt, King cakeTo: … Dear ASR members, dear League players, Rookies and Go … Read more

new ASR guideline: “prizes – teaching games” (handout for Go teachers & prize winners)

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Go teachers, students (ASR members), winners and guest visitors shall experience the event with live broadcasting at its best. The ASR team advices teacher + winner with following handout (as downloadable pdf format): Basic infos about the (monthly) prizes you find on ASR’s official website: (monthly) prizes… http://www.advancedstudyroom.org/prizes ASR league… http://www.advancedstudyroom.org/about ASR guidelines (overview)… http://www.advancedstudyroom.org/guidelines … Read more

Results of league month December 2016 … HNY 2017

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As reported the automated league system of ASR’s monthly league has (still) some software defects. Therefore the ASR Team had to evaluate the games manually. Following tables are the results for the league divisions alpha, beta, gamma, delta + placement. – You can download the images as pdf here. Congrats to the players who made … Read more

How the Grinch stole away half December from 119 Go players + Rookies !

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Dear members of ASR league, dear Rookies & Go friends ! Most of you – at least 119 players (of total 403 registered members) who entered for the league month December –  have been tackled by some technical issues of ASR’s regular website since 15th December. The major impact onto your gaming was that you … Read more