John Tromp has answered the question Go players had for so many years:
"How many legal positions can be constructed on a 19x19 board?"
Well, his answer is as follows:
Please read John's very interesting report.
Mainly thanks to Andries Brouwer various Japanese tournaments have
been made up-to-date.
The replayer has been extended with search capabilities.
So, provided you have created a repository
you can search any position while replaying Go games using our GoBase pattern search facility.
The replayer now also can be controlled using the arrow keys.
See the tips in the replayer for all details.
At the age of 100 one of the greatest Go players ever
died on 2014-09-30 at 01:11 in the morning.
Go Seigen's legacy is a treasure of hundreds of fascinating games.
He will be remembered forever.
Who is this 20 year old who is ahead in the Meijin
title match against Cho U?
Meet Iyama Yuta, Japanese hope in an era where
all international successes seem to be reserved
for the Korean and Chinese Go players.
Let's see how this great talent will develop.
on this site.
The match is covered live on IGS-PandaNet.
Who is this Han SangHoon?! A young 1p professional from
Korea who just recently entered the professional Go scene
and is since scoring tremendously. His record is close to
90% against top-notch professionals like Cho HunHyun,
Lee ChangHo, Park YoungHoon and Gu Li.
His most recent success is beating On Sojin to reach the
final of the prestigeous LG Cup tournament where he will
play a best-of-three with Lee SeDol (who beat Hu Yaoyu from
GoBase carries 58 games of Han,1p thus providing excellent
study material to improve your game.
Who's going to stop Peng Quan, 7p from China in the
8th NongShim Cup?! Five wins in a row for Peng in this
three country win and continue tournament.
Deciding games to be played the coming days.
Massacre in the 11th LG Cup. All Japanese and most Korean
players are eliminated from the tournament while it's only
two rounds running. Who is responsible? The Chinese talents
like Chen Yaoye and Hu Yaoyu. And of course the winner of the
previous edition, Gu Li. Replay the games and learn from the