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Go with Vox

The night before last we played 5 games online, of which I won 3. I’m continuing to give him 2 stones and I receive 6.5 points komi. In the first game, Vox was ahead and I was obsessing about how to catch up, when he… Read More

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Rules of Go in 1 Minute

Here’s something from YouTube for all of you who have seen my posts about the game of Go and wonder just what the heck that’s all about. Here’s an extremely brief explanation.

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Go with Vox

We played 5 games online the other night and once again I had an edge, winning 4. Of those, 2 were decisive but 2 were within komi. How can we define this edge? In other words, what does Vox have to do to erase the… Read More

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Go with Vox

I played 5 games online last night with Vox. I managed to win 3/5 games, but was only that successful because he made a terrible blunder in the second game, giving up 10 points and losing by 8.5. I really didn’t find my stride until… Read More

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Go with Vox

We played 5 games online last night. I continued to give 2 stones and receive 6.5 points komi. I won 4/5 but needed the komi to win 2 of them. This is the 3rd game, which I won by 9.5 points. Vox misplayed the bottom… Read More

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Go with Vox

We had an exciting set of 5 games online last night. I won 3/5, winning 2 of those by resignation and the other by 11.5. Vox won one by the same margin, 11.5 and another by resignation. The first game turned into a very exciting… Read More

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Go with Vox

We adjusted the handicap last night. I continued to give Vox 2 stones, and I took 6.5 komi. I won 4 of 6 games, but needed komi to win one of them. Here’s a look at game 4 I invaded the bottom left corner. Vox… Read More

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Go with Vox

Vox won 3/5 games last night. The first one was the most interesting in that it was a big come-back kind of game. Vox took a big moyo on the bottom and the situation looked grim for me. However, he left a good deal of… Read More

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Go with Vox

Vox had his best evening of go since January last night, defeating me 5 games in a row. I felt I had a good chance in the first two of the games, but he really dominated the others. Game 2 was the closest last evening.… Read More

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Go with Vox

Vox had his best evening of Go at least since we started playing online due to the virus, rather than over the board. He won 3 of 5 games. We each won two games decisively, and in the first game Vox managed a .5 point… Read More

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