Book review of Maeda’s Tsumego Volume 1, by the Nottingham Go Club. The book is suitable for players from kyu to 4-kyu. problems. MAEDA Newly Selected Tsumego Problems for k, , download here. MAEDA The God of Tsumego VOL.1, , (member only). I’m thinking of asking my better half for Maeda’s 3 volume tsumego from amazon. for my birthday (the reprinted all-in-one edition). I would.

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Previous topic Next topic. Fri Apr 20, 6: From 2k, I played as a 2d and went Since diplomas are bought as much as earned, it is easy to see how deflation at around the 1-dan level, which is also the level that westerners tend to take most notice of others’ grades, becomes rampant. His problems are classics that Japanese go players consider a must for serious studies.

Maeda Nobuaki is considered one of the most well-known tsumego composers in Japan.

Maeda Tsumego

I would like to assume that your judgement is just the wrong way round. I’m learning a lot so far. A Mental Move Checklist. Can we get some Amazon links here?

Select a forum Life In 19x From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. November Learn how and when to remove this template message. The tsumego are available online. Fri Sep 05, 9: Fri Apr 20, For all of us, we were bumped up ranks from our ‘western’ ranks.


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His play deteriorated less with speed than mine though. So in a few decades Japanese amateur ranks had inflated by at least 3 stones, and that was over 4 decades ago. These are not easy problems. Notify me of new comments via email.

I’d like to add that these notes in the fsumego are in japanese amateur ranks, which are much weakers than ours. Players Ranks and ratings Professionals Organizations Competitions.

Maeda Tsumego Volume 1

The original price was 4. Mon Dec 31, 1: I took some quick pictures of my copy. The original set has been long out of print maead difficult to obtain. These ranks are, of course, approximate estimates only, mweda they are the old Japanese ranks which were much stronger than modern ranks, probably stronger than current American ranks.

Wed Sep 10, 7: To benefit from the books it is not necessary to be able to read these text parts. I’m thinking of asking my better half for Maeda’s 3 volume tsumego from amazon.

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Volume One for 5kyu to 2kyu; Volume Two for 3kyu to 1dan, and Volume Three for 2dan to 3dan, or something around that. Create a free website or blog at WordPress.

Articles lacking in-text citations from November All articles lacking in-text citations Articles containing Japanese-language text. Users browsing this forum: This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. You are commenting using your Facebook account. Some books of the latter type are still used for professional training. I agree that at the time Maeda wrote these books Japanese amateur ranks were significantly stronger than Western ranks.


There is less distraction from thinking on your own!!!

You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post. The problems tend to be difficult for the levels tsumeggo if interpreted by modern standards.

I solved it by always having one book near my nightstand to read.

The solution, explanation, and failure diagrams also have brief text comments. I’d never heard of the iroha ordering for the kana. The minimum amount of Japanese you will need to understand in order to read the problems and solutions are: Nowadays people talk about doing 50 problems a day!

That appears to be the 3 volume ameda quality reprint mentioned from: Mseda box is horribly tight, so much so in fact that the hardest problem from this series is actually getting the books out of there without ruining them. At some point, doesn’t thinking have to go on? The lower quality reprint is out of print.