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Dbyrne rated it it was amazing Sep 23, I don’t know what the deal is with Amazon. The castle game with Ito Showa in is a good example of a game in which he reveals his latent invinxible.

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Tonydowler Dowler rated it it was amazing Feb 27, Martin Putera rated it really liked it Apr 08, I eagerly await further books that cover the careers of today’s hottest and best Go players in the same manner that John Power has covered Shusaku.

Books by John Power. No trivia or quizzes yet. This way of playing is only possible if one has a clear understanding of the principles of go and is blessed with superb positional judgement, and it also requires considerable self-confidence.

He was unexcelled in his complete mastery of the strategic principles and the practical techniques of go. This book contains eighty reviewed games from his early career to the last games of his life. Mar 23, Zach May rated it it was amazing Shelves: Highlighted in this collection, are all of his Castle games in which he played in the presence of the Shogun, and many of his famous games such as his twenty three game match series against Ota Yuzo, which contains some of the most facinating games I’ve ever stud Shusaku was one of the leading players of the mid 19th century, who’s innovations and style in joseki’s and fighting are still played today.


Welcome to Reddit, the front page of the internet. Nebogipfel rated it it was amazing Feb 15, Modern go is still far from surpassing Shusaku.

Invincible – The Games of Shusaku

Charlie Chapple rated it it was amazing Jan 31, Submit a new text post. Paulus Germanus rated it it was amazing Apr 21, Another feature of his go is his flexibility and willingness to experiment. Submit a game for review Want help?

On those rare occasions when he got into a bad position, he would display tremendous strength in fighting his way back into the lead. Aniket rated it really liked it Jan 12, His games are a treasure house of all the varied elements of the game, from the fuseki to the endgame, but in particular they provide amateur players with ideal material for studying the art of fighting in invijcible middle game. All the commentaries are published in English for the first time.

Jordan Fontaine rated it it was amazing Apr 05, His victories over his contemporaries in a number of matches contributed to his reputation, but its main foundation is his perfect record, not even approached by any other player, of nineteen successive wins in the annual castle games played in the presence of the shogun.


The rest are solid reviews that will take me years to study.

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I say if you love Go, you will respect the great players, and what better place to do that than this book that has great commentaries? Trying to replay invincigle game with move deep diagrams is awful. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. It’s cool though – you can click through the SGFs.

This is invoncible the best compilation of games currently available shusaki print, and I highly recommend it for any new player. Jan 25, Damon rated it it was amazing Shelves: Submit a game for review! Refresh and try again. I have seen some math textbooks on amazon go from 40 to overnight.

Balladeer rated it it was amazing Aug 22, Finlay rated it really liked it Oct 11, They say that you need to be around a 4 kyu or better before reading it. Here are some 20th century views of Shusaku: Shusaku was the leading player of the golden age of go in the midth century.

Thanks for telling us about the problem. Log in or sign up in seconds. Oct 21, Timo Lindi gamse it it was amazing. Lucas rated it it was amazing Aug 18, Shusaku’s games provide countless lessons to be learned about all areas of the game, including openings, josekis, tesujis, middle game fighting, Ko battles, and the end game.