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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Oct 03, JethOrensin rated it shusakk was amazing. Mon Apr 20, 3: Martin Putera rated it really liked it Apr 08, It’s cool though – you can click through the SGFs. Can’t find it on Amazon except for paperback version. The commentators offer up many diagrams showing alternative results of certain plays, and how that effect the out come. Also, there are many uncommented games, showing only the relevant information and the kifu. Refresh and try again. This book does full justice to a year of outstanding go with a detailed coverage of all the top title games.
Mon Apr 20, 8: Dbyrne rated it it was amazing Sep 23, It will take some time to master what is being applied, but this way you reinforce good playing habits and weed out bad ones. Does this book exist in electronic format for Kindle? Andy rated it really liked it Sep 15, Lists with This Book.
It is not an exaggeration to say that all the principles and all shusaki techniques of go are embodied inivncible concentrated form in Shusaku’s go. Those sellers have no idea what the book is and their bots just prices like everyone else which means occasionally the bots can have a group consensus that runs away to unreasonable prices.
Invincible, the Game of Shusaku
Mon Apr 20, Mar 23, Zach May rated it it was amazing Shelves: Just playing out the diagrams and following along with the commentary will show the reader the flow of each game, where the big decisions are being made, how things might have gone differently, reasons for caution, etc. For the games which are not heavily annotated there is only one diagram per page. Mon Apr 20, 9: 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.
I better get some protective cover for it I would say it is if you’re a SDK or stronger. If you want just to replay the games and skip the commentary, that’s fine.
Jordan Fontaine rated it it was amazing Apr 05, It depends a lot on what is meant by “worth it”. I probably also got it around 15k, but enjoyed it. That’s a placeholder price.
Though it has taken me hundreds of hours to work through this book for the first time, I can easily see myself coming back time and again for further study for many years to come. Here are some 20th century views of Shusaku: Whenever I see uncommon books with prices like that Invincbile usually assume is it auto-pricing bots malfunctioning.
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Alex Delogu rated it it was amazing Jul 23, Nebogipfel rated it it was amazing Feb 15, The difference in style between the Go of s Japan and the Go of our times is not wildly different, even with the fuseki and joseki innovations of the past years.
I think you can learn from these games invincble from seeing what good go looks like.
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Mon Apr 20, 1: This book is worth more than it’s weight in gold to all students of Go and I recommand this book very highly. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Some are only moves long. It contains 50 game reports, of which 46 are full commentaries. I don’t know what the deal is with Amazon. Select a forum Life In 19x 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. Jan 25, Damon rated it it was amazing Shelves: No trivia or quizzes yet. But isnt it a whole kifu in one diagram?
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Modern go is still far from surpassing Shusaku. I have seen some math textbooks on amazon go from 40 to overnight. Tue Apr 21, 9: I eagerly await further books that cover the careers of today’s hottest and best Go players in the same manner that Unvincible Power has covered Shusaku.