Now that you’ve learn about territories maybe it’s time for u to learn about a shaping caracteristic of the game…. Liberties.
Every stone on the go board has to have liberties. here you can see:
After learning that go is (mostly) a two player game, where one player uses the black stones and the other player white ones, then you are ready to learn the existence of territory. This is a very important concept because the winner of the game is the person who has managed to surround the most territory. Here are 3 examples of territories:
Here are three examples of how one can close of his territory. A is for the corners, B is for the side and C is for the center. Continue reading
A new page has been added to the website, it is called: ‘Get better at go’.
In the futur you will find lessons that will help your game improve. Lessons will help you understand and thus enjoy the game a bit more.