Books shelved as go-weiqi-baduk: Lessons in the Fundamentals of Go by Toshiro Kageyama, Tesuji And Anti Suji Of Go by Eio Sakata, Battle Strategies by Ja. This page contains reviews of the Go books I read, so you can have some guidelines before going on a shopping spree. I provide here links to the books. I started the game about 2 years ago, but quit after 1 month of play. and I got back to the game about months ago. I am about 17k on OGS.

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There’s some overlap, but Jump Level Up has a lot of tesuji and semeai problems while Essential Life and Death is purely about the life and death of single groups surrounded by strong enemy stones. Each person develops a unique perspective on go, including their experiences of and preferences about the game.

The winner was Ishida Yoshio, and all of his games qualification plus the actual title are here. Anyway, bookx this book and study it, it’s really great! I like simple problems like you I think it’s more important to consistently see “easy” tactics correctly and quickly in a game than to solve brain-busters so I’m expecting to like badukk books, especially since there are harder problems later bookx.

I don’t think you will be disappointed.

Around problems per book. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Before reading the book, I would review my games from time to time, but O didn’t always know what to Hi all, Has anyone had any experience with these chinese problem books?

Available for download now. I had heard that the life and death drills books were quite difficult. It has built my confidence by seeing many of the situations described in the book arising in my own games.


Some problems may even be mid-dan, but I’m not book. Reading the book while replaying the most famous games from each historical period is a great cultural experience. I don’t mind paying the service fees, bad exchange rates etc on a big order. This book was recommended to me by the strongest member of my Go club.

I already have the and books and like them a lot what I’ve done of them. Overall I’m quite happy that I took a chance on ordering books that I knew almost nothing about.

Go/baduk Books

I don’t really have any illusions that any particular book will improve my strength in go, but I do believe that solving problems is a big part. I was hoping to be able to send it by sea, which would have cost me around yuan, but for some reason it wasn’t available as an option too big, maybe? All his advice is badu, solid, general, and practical.

Books all arrived today; Took 5 days to arrive, including a weekend i. I’m a 15k on NNGS nngs. It is divided in to sections though, and some problems with solutions with explanations are given at the beginning of each section, so maybe that gives some clues that I’m not picking up. Unfortunately I won’t know the shipping costs until they arrive at the superbuy warehouse, but have a rough estimate. Each diagram fills the baeuk.

I’m not too upset about the minor damage- I carry go books around in my jacket pockets, in my bag along with my board when going to the club- and I tend to go through problem books multiple times, so some minor damage before I get to damage them is OK baduj me.

One of the best go books I’ve bought in a while. Sensei’s Library user home bbaduk e. Learn more about Amazon Prime.

Train the Basics of Go. This includes board games that are not dependent on chance, other than chess. These books have certainly fixed that. Thu Apr 26, 7: I’ll throw in the rapid weiqi drills book, sounds like it would be at a good level for me now, and it’s cheap, so why not? I think I mentioned that I have the Jump Level Up series arriving next week, I’ve heard that the two series level up, speed baduk are quite comparable.


Thank you for the detailed review! But my impression is mid-kyu to low-dan levels.

Go Books | All about Influence in GO/Weiqi/Baduk

Graded Go problems for beginners Excellent series of books with Go problems. It teaches about attack and defense, and when each one is appropriate, by examples and then through problems. The weiqi problems you are likely to be able to find on eBay or Amazon.

It presents thickness in a visual, easy to follow way. Go for Beginners This is the classical introductory Go book.

But it’s not ideal. Yes, as time passes, and you get stronger, it will sit on the shelf and collect dust, and you will depend more on a dictionary of joseki, but for understanding the reason for each move this book has no peer. The Endgame The last stage in a complete Go game is usually pretty boring, since there are less and less places to fight for, and the fights are smaller and smaller – the last one is many times a half-point fight in the final ko.

Appreciating Famous Games Another book that I liked a lot; there are several in-depth commented, famous games from the history of Go. Unless you already know basic joseki, this book will be a great help.