Invincible, the Game of Shusaku has 56 ratings and 7 reviews. Damon said: Shusaku was one of the leading players of the mid 19th century, who’s innovatio.. . “Invincible: The Games of Shusaku,” John Power’s classic and widely-acclaimed masterpiece on one of the greatest go players who ever lived. Is listed for $??! To my surprise today, this book is now a collectible? I bought it for $40 15 years or so ago. Some are listed at $ I.

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Shusaku was the leading player of the golden age of go in the midth century.

All the commentaries are invincjble in English for the first time. Wed Feb 24, That’s a placeholder price. 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 the middle game.

This book does full justice to a year of outstanding go with a detailed coverage of all the top title games. Colleen Stone rated it really liked it Dec 19, Shusku 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.



Mon Apr 20, 3: But isnt it a whole kifu in one diagram? Of course, if you want to follow the games of current top pro Go players, it’s better to replay games by players such as Yamashita Keigo, Park Yeong-hun, Chen Yaoye, or Gu Li.

Wed Feb 24, 1: Dec 02, Jack rated it it was amazing Shelves: Become a Redditor and subscribe to one of thousands of communities. Tue Apr 21, 7: Alex Delogu rated it it was amazing Jul 23, When I put all my books up for sale I had overthat is one of only 3 I did not offer.

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Open Preview See a Problem? It contains 50 game reports, of which 46 are full commentaries.

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.

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Invincible, the Game of Shusaku by John Power

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Submit a new text post. Page 1 of 1. Geoff rated it invincivle was amazing Oct 14, Is it worth buying invincible? Careful, well-researched game analyses, carried xhusaku by top professional players, show you the world of Japanese professional go from the inside.

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Don’t know anything about kifu. Even if modern Go is very different from the s, the lessons in this invincihle are hugely This is probably the best compilation of games currently available in print, and I highly recommend it for any new player. Google [Bot] and 1 guest.