“Go is not a territory destroying game”

I saw this quote somewhere recently:

“Go is not a territory destroying game.” Writer goes on to say that building territory should be the focus.

I wonder. It seems to me that after the opening, I’m either trying to consolidate the territory I’ve made, or to destroy the excess territory that my opponent managed to grab. That second category seems a lot like “territory destroying games” to me.

Advertisements
This entry was posted by SaxMa'am.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: