American Go E-Journal

Member’s Edition: Lessons with Kaz: Common Mistakes VII

Tuesday November 15, 2016


Published in the November 15, 2016 edition of the American Go E-Journal.

In this new game between 3 and 4 kyu players, Kaz stresses the importance of knowing good shape to improve your overall strength. He details and gives a name to one particularly useful shape, the “Indiana Jones Tesuji”, that can appear in the corner, on the side, in the middle, and in joseki.

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, including the advice column and example problems.