Nihon Ki-in Small Encyclopedias
The Nihon Ki-in Small Encyclopedias (日本棋院小事典) are ten pocket size quick guides published by the Nihon Ki-in. Each volume contains about 220 pages and costs of 900 yen. Each volume is subtitled as A Complete Foundation Course for the topic covered. Kawamoto Noboru is the series editor.
- Life and Death
- Even Game Joseki
- Handicap Go
- Trick Plays
- Hoshi Joseki
- Technical terms (?)
Five of the series books have been translated into English and published by Yutopian as The Nihon Ki-in Handbook Series.