Go Media

Various media related to Go. Wanted: icons, themes, pointers, skins, etc...

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These pages contain Go-related pictures:

[ext] http://www.loria.fr/~rougier/artwork/index.html
totally wonderful pictures by Nicolas Rougier, the best what I have seen.
This link is broken [ext] http://araldo.student.utwente.nl/ (goban800x600.jpg)
beautiful work by Araldo van de Kraats, the only mistake is that the goban sparkles a little bit
(broken link?) [ext] http://www.students.tut.fi/~warp/pics/
the image from SL frontpage
[ext] http://objects.povworld.org/cat/Toys/for_Adults/
here you can download macro for making simple goban
[ext] http://www.3dgo.org/
Eric Piotrovski, the sad thing is that the stones look very flat
[ext] http://www.volny.cz/tasuki/povgoban.jpg
tasuki's try, too colorful, with a bad goban texture (taken from POV-Ray)
[ext] http://www.boardgamegeek.com/game/188
A few nice Go pictures besides other Go content.
[ext] http://wwwhomes.uni-bielefeld.de/achim/gogame.html
Lee Changho, 9. Dan - Kobayashi Koichi, 9. Dan (animated GIF)
[ext] http://artandgo.deviantart.com/
A deviantART gallery, created by cherisse?
[ext] http://gobase.org/information/pictures/?col=art
pictures at gobase
[ext] http://www.allaboutgo.com/gallery/pictures/index.html
A growing collection of Go images on All About Go.

Addionally you may also want to try a search on www.flickr.com or any other photo sharing platform. I tried goban as a tag for my search. [ext] http://www.flickr.com/search/?q=goban&m=tags. A tag like "go" is obviously not of much help. Even kanji can be used.

See also

Classic art

[ext] http://www.kiseido.com/printss/cover.htm
KGS art section
[ext] http://www.pandanet.co.jp/English/galleryintro.html
IGS art gallery
[ext] http://www.cuifei.net/works/weiqi.htm
Contemporary art by artist Cui Fei (崔斐)

Go wallpapers

[ext] http://www.kurokigoishi.co.jp/english/wallpeper/index.html
Kurokigoishi wallpapers
[ext] http://users.skynet.be/axd/go/walls/
axd: walls collected from various places (no original material here)
[ext] http://interfacelift.com/wallpaper/details.php?id=29
one Go wallpaper (several sizes)
[ext] http://dunago.hu/download.html
from a Hungarian Go club
[ext] http://www.allaboutgo.com/resources/wallpapers.html
Some wallpapers are available on All About Go.


Some applications (such as MultiGo) allow to choose custom textures. Here you can find some:

[ext] http://www.evensen.org/go/
Pelle Evensen's Go-stuff
[ext] http://cvs.schmorp.de/browse/kgsueme/images/
kgsueme images
[ext] http://chiyodad.port5.com/
found from glgo page


[ext] http://cvs.sourceforge.net/viewcvs.py/qgo/sounds/
[ext] http://cvs.schmorp.de/browse/kgsueme/sounds/

Print Media

Articles on Go in print media: Periodicals and NonFiction


An increasing amount of movies is becoming available - e.g. [ext] YouTube seems to be collecting a lot of stuff; maybe they could be listed here.

YouTube Tags:

YouTube Lectures

[ext] Nakano's "God's hand"
a dohsuji in 54th NHK Cup Go Tournament?
Room Cinematographer
[ext] own videos (e.g. [ext] this one)
A Game of Go ([ext] part 1 , [ext] part 2)
a move-by-move musical setting for 2 pianos of a classic game
[ext] Mister Nosle - Go game Neurotic Beat
Stop motion animation of a game of Go
[ext] Ban Go
A game of Go Gambling with a good soundtrack.
English subbed Lee Chang Ho vs. Cho Hun Hyun Chinese game commentary - Parts [ext] 1, [ext] 2 and [ext] 3
6th LG Cup Semi-Final Match played in 2002. Chinese game commentary provided by Hua Yigang 8-dan professional. Subbed by Heretix.


Video Tutorials for Go ([ext] part 1, [ext] part 2, [ext] part 3a, [ext] part 3b)
A pretty good series of video tutorials aimed at beginners, in English
[ext] EuroGoTV
Further description
[ext] 'WeiQi Report'
impressions on the soundtrack of 'Mission Impossible'
[ext] Hikaru no GO - Boom in Japan
(this entry was also published in a magazine)
[ext] badukmovies
Further description
Alejo's [ext] go blog
several video reviews of go software
[ext] Let's Go
SwissGo? Videocast (german)
[ext] Let's Go
Video report of the Swiss Go Championship 2006 - mainly interviews with some players (german)


See List of streamers.


[ext] ChumGo - Go Seigen
a Flash widget for [ext] Chumby. Replays over 80 games of Go Seigen.
[ext] Flash Go Introduction
A Flash Go introduction for beginners on All About Go.

TV series

Terminator: 'The Sarah Connor Chronicles' episode #10 of season 2, titel: [ext] 'Strange Things Happen at the One Two Point' has Go content

See also

External links

Go Media last edited by DuEm6 on July 26, 2021 - 02:59
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