15th-18th July: 1st Japan Go Congress 2016

JGC 2016

The Japan Go Congress will take place from July 15 – July 18, 2016. organized by Kansai-Kiin. The program includes: Main tournament Pair tournament Children tournament Other fun side tournaments Go Symposium Game reviews and simultanious games with Japanese Pros Details of Congress programme see bottom, also vsitit: Osaka Go Camp 2016 Congress Venue Takarazuka … Read more

ASR event – Guo Juan’s 3rd teaching game with Silkroad (2k) of June 2016

Guo Juan 5p gives monthly teaching games to the winner of ASR Alpha class. This is the third game of the season 2016, taking place in the Advanced Study Room on KGS. In May 2016, Silkroad defeated every other player of Alpha class at least once in a runaway victory. This means he won a … Read more

ASR event – Guo Juan’s 2nd teaching game with Silkroad (2k) of May 2016

Guo Juan 5p gives monthly teaching games to the winner of ASR Alpha class. This is the second game of the season, taking place in the Advanced Study Room on KGS. This month,  Silkroad 2k firmly won the top league and therefore played a 3 stones handicap game with our teacher. This game has been … Read more

ASR event – Guo Juan’s 1st teaching game of March 2016 [live commentary by Guillaume D. / 3 Dan]

Guo Juan 5p gives monthly teaching games to the winner of ASR Alpha class. This is the first game of the season 2016 (live streamed on 18th March), having taken place in the ASR – Advanced Study Room on KGS. About the game itself: the key was directions of play and attacking. Even though there … Read more

ASR lecture – “Let’s make Go easier” with In-seong Hwang (8D)

  Teacher: In-Seong Hwang (8 Dan) Topic: Let’s make Go easier ! Event: ASR League lecture with In-seong Hwang (8D) Date: September 28th, 2014 This is the 3rd ASR lecture with In-seong Hwang 8 Dan EGF which took place in the Advanced Study Room on KGS. Go is a complex game and sometimes we think … Read more

ASR lecture – “How to play as white” with Andrew (2D)

Teacher: Andrew (2 Dan) Topic: How to play as white Date: June 26th, 2014 Here is a special ASR lecture in which Andrew (aka Greenbean) presents theories about how to play as white through a moyo style pro game between Tuo Jiaxi and Mao Ruilong. He goes further on and explain them thinking process throughout … Read more

ASR reviews – game commentary by Younggil An (8 Dan) : Choose the games !

Read first: Partnership between ASR and Go Game Guru – Choose An Younggil lecture theme ! It is decided ! Younggil games commentary will take place . So now you have to choose up to 3 games you would like to be reviewed . Game 1: Mitvailer vs UFO in beta 1 Game 2: Drgoplayer … Read more

ASR short lecture – “Middle Game Joseki” with Shawn Ray (4D)

Teacher: Shawn Ray (4 Dan) Topic: Middle Game Joseki Date: January 3rd, 2011 The 2nd part of ASR short lecture series with Shawn Ray (aka Clossius) where he explains in details one classic middle game joseki that often appears. A must-know pattern to all who expect to become stronger in Go. From 30k to 5k. … Read more