American Go E-Journal

Member’s Edition: Lessons with Kaz: Common Mistakes

Tuesday November 12, 2019

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Published in the November 12, 2019 edition of the American Go E-Journal.

In this game between 2 dan players, Kaz shows how even 2 dans make serious mistakes on basic shapes.  Kaz makes his usual strong case that thoroughly understanding these shapes is necessary to improve.

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. Kaz also has room for offline teaching.