American Go E-Journal

Member’s Edition: Lessons with Kaz: Common Mistakes

Tuesday December 17, 2019


Published in the December 17, 2019 edition of the American Go E-Journal.

This game commentary between 2 dan players is a continuation and elaboration on Kaz’s previous commentary. Kaz pays particular attention to effective ways of recognizing and attacking weak groups.

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 website at, including the advice column, and example problems Kaz also has room for offline teaching,