Library of Diplomacy Tactics
The Go literature also describes and catalogues the best tactical moves for specific positions which arise frequently. These are called tesuji, and are the focus of the present article. I have tried to collect all of the practical tips and tricks that might help you reach that next level of tactical play.
Many of these tactics are simple, but I felt that there was a gap between the expert commentary I read in the Diplomatic Pouch and some of the tactical missteps I have witnessed in the games I play. Whatever your level, I hope you'll find something of value inside.
Section 1: Giving and Cutting SupportsMatthew Self
Section 2: Retreats and Adjustments
Section 3: Fleets and Convoys
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