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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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This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Jan 25, Invinciblr rated it it was amazing Shelves: 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. This book contains eighty reviewed games from his shksaku career to the last games of his life.

Highlighted in this collection, are all of his Castle games invincigle 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.

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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 studied, and even his famous game against Gennan Inseki in which he played “the ear-reddening move of Shusaku.

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The commentary is very deep and comprehensive. The commentators offer up many diagrams showing alternative results of certain plays, and how that effect the out come. In this way, the commentators are able to give precise examples inviincible why certain moves are played and not others.

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They also offer up many alternative scenarios that may have worked better to the benefits of one player or the other. In the second section of the book are another fifty-eight non-commentated games for further study.

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. Though it has taken invincibel 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.

This book is worth more than it’s weight in gold to all students of Go and I recommand this book very highly. 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.

Dec 02, Jack rated it it was amazing Shelves: This is probably the best compilation of games currently available in print, and I highly recommend it for any new player. The commentary is good and clear, well-written, invincoble very insightful. 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.

Even if modern Go is very different from the s, the lessons in this book are hugely This is probably the best compilation of games currently available in print, and I highly recommend it for any new player.

Even if modern Go is very different from the s, the lessons in this book are hugely valuable. Mar 23, Shuskau May rated it it was amazing Shelves: This is an amazing collection. The print version is now basically obsolete because of the SmartGo edition.

Trying to replay a game with move deep diagrams is awful. They say that you need to be around a 4 kyu or better before reading it. 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? Oct 03, JethOrensin rated it it was amazing.

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I finished reading what was “usual book content” within it. The rest are solid reviews that will take me years to study. Oct 21, Timo Lindi rated it it was amazing. Actually not fully read, but I’m very confident that this book is extremely good book for Go-players.

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