Aug 20, This gives an overview of point Enclosure Josekis (that is, joseki that start with a shimari rather than a single stone) that have a page (or. May 10, The page at enclosure joseki is a reference for variations in enclosure positions. The fundamental ideas are those of invasion, reduction, probe. Jan 2, It looks forward to local development to form a corner enclosure. . For joseki arising from these positions, see point enclosure joseki.

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Black 3 is more severe than the pincer which was discussed in the previous diagrams. Other enclosures are possible, but very rare. See approach, high or low for enclosyre regarding how to choose an approach move. If players do build an enclosure, they will normally use a knight’s move or large knight’s move to do so, balancing territory and influence.

The shoulder hit at e is not considered to be joseki. The variation shown here is maybe the most simple variation possible: I have two other books that takes about invasion and both of them only talks about invading star point.

He plays on a grand scale, building large moyos and emphasizing the center. Explore the Home Gift Guide. A corner enclosureor just enclosure is created joaeki a corner where one player has made two moves in the same corner, thereby enclosing the corner.

Add all three to Cart Add all three to Enclosurw. Both sides are very strong and these two positions of thickness will strongly affect the fighting on this part of the board.

See and discover other items: Pages with related products. There is also a supplementary chapter on three other wnclosure formations ‘Enclosure Josekis’ teaches the invader how to live inside the opponent’s position by making light and flexible shape.


When I asked Takemiya Masaki about this joseki he said: Many players prefer to say shimariand use the endlosure Japanese terms like keimaogeimaetc.

This variation shows a typical result: The nadare is a so called large scale joseki with many variations spreading over the board and affecting the game as a whole.

Since the stone makes for a very stable, balanced corner, it is not urgent to build an enclosure with it. Enclosjre 7 extends along the lower side to defend against a white move at B. For example, black 3 here prevents that white plays there but white 4 and 6 settle the white group anyway. See high vs low pincer for discussion on choosing which pincer to play.

More on the big historical snclosure in the next paragraph.

He became a shodan in the same year, then rose a dan a year, reaching 6-dan in The high extension enclosures provide a lot of influence, but it is hard to make territory with them.

Write a customer review. One person found this helpful. The Breakthrough to ShoDan. White wants to follow up the move at 4 with another stone at 12 thus developing the lower side.

4-4 point Josekis

But what happens when black starts a fight by attacking the attacker with for example black 3? In he won the 31st Honinbo title, then the 35th Honinbo title in For many centuries, the point has been the most common way to start a game. Symmetrical moves, like the point and point enclodure not unbalanced, focusing instead on speed of development. The white and black group in the center will be the main focus in the rest of the game and the evaluation of this joseki will strongly depend on the situation in the lower-right enclosyre upper-left corner.

The most common approach moves for White are:. The Great Joseki Debates. You don’t need to play this joseki. He has also won two TV haya-go tournaments. Modern Joseki and Fuseki, Vol.


I give three examples to illustrate what might happen. emclosure

Enclosure Josekis – The Book at Sensei’s Library

The most common enclosures are those based on the point. White aims to challenge black’s claim to the corner territory. But things are not that simple unfortunately. White 2 prevents such an enclosure and at the same time attacks the corner stone.

When players tried new ideas in the 30s, first the distant approach became popular, in the period from to it was played in nearly each third case.

If black wishes to make the lower side interesting maybe because the right corner has a black position then black will choose to play keima with 3. Black’s continuations If black continues here he can either play a tight move with A or B, a slightly less tight move with C or D, or play a large scale move with E or F.

The final variation in this line is when black attacks white 2 with the most severe move at 3.

See unusual enclosures for more details. In the final position white can still play A or B and so is ensured of enough space to live. Ishi Press Archives March 23, Language: Contains scores, maybe hundreds of Joseki based around attacking and defending the corner.

If Black has the next move in this corner, then Black can make a point enclosure. As mentioned before black 1 intends to make a corner enclosure joseji any enclosuer 2, 3, 4 or 6.