Pages for Beginners
There is much material for beginners at Go. The selection below is a good way to start.
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The Rules of Go - introductory page will teach you the rules, and enough to play.
- Rules of go - second tutorial
- Beginner Study Section
- Introduction to Life and Death
- Learn the common go terms beginning with aji
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- Basic tactics: ladder and net, the empty triangle is bad
- Get to know some tesuji
- Preventing escape on the first line
- Basic instinct
- About the opening and general opening principles
- Start thinking about how to attack
- How stones help each other: About Influence
- Basic Close Patterns
- Haeng-Ma Tutorial for beginners
- Introductory Pages By Topic
- Teach yourself Go
- Dealing with Beginner Frustrations
- Strategy for beginners - 4 questions: four easy questions to help you decide on your next move.
- Learn Go The Easy Way is a step by step Go course for beginners.
- The Interactive Way To Go is a tutorial for beginner players.