American Go E-Journal

Member’s Edition: Lessons with Kaz: Star Point Joseki II

Tuesday October 21, 2014


Published in the October 21, 2014 edition of the American Go E-Journal.

In this continuation of his previous article on the Star Point Joseki, Kaz covers several very important principles, from maximizing stone efficiency to answering an attachment.

Kaz often uses comments like “$30 common mistake.” See the FAQ on his website (below) for details.

A longtime contributor to the American Go E-Journal, former insei Kazunari Furuyama has returned with his popular EJ column, now in sgf files and re-named “Lessons with Kaz”. Visit his newly improved website at, including the advice column