Yellow Mountain Imports Bamboo Go Game Set
Play, practice or teach Go on a traditional 0.8-Inch etched Bamboo Go set with reversible 19×19/13×13 grids. Includes size 33 double convex Yunzi stones.
Are you a fan of the ancient game of Go? Look no further! The Yellow Mountain Imports Bamboo Go Game Set is perfect for players of all levels. Whether you want to play, practice, or teach Go, this set has everything you need.
Etched, Reversible Go Board (Goban)
The board features a 19×19 playing field on one side and a 13×13 playing field on the other. The 19×19 grid is perfect for standard gameplay, while the 13×13 grid is great for learning the rules and fundamentals or for quick games. The beautifully etched board measures 18.6 x 17.4 x 0.8 inches (47.3 x 44.2 x 2 centimeters) and has Chinese standard size grids of 22 x 23.5 millimeters.
This board is made of solid strips of bamboo, pressed together one layer at a time. Not only is bamboo beautiful, but it is also durable, environmentally friendly, and sustainable. Please note that the wood grain may vary slightly from the photos. A protective felt sleeve is included with the board to keep it safe during storage and transport.
Double Convex Stones
The set includes size 33 double convex Yunzi stones. These stones have been made for almost a thousand years in the Yunnan Province of southern China. They are not only beautiful to look at but also have a nice heavy feel and excellent “snap” qualities. Each stone measures 9.2 x 21 millimeters (about 0.36 x 0.83 inch).
Set of 2 Bamboo Bowls
Each bowl measures 6.3 x 4.3 inches (16 x 11 centimeters). The set includes securing bowl straps with hook and loop fasteners to keep the lids secure during storage and transport. A vinyl carrying case for the bowls is also included.
The Way to Go
As a bonus, the set includes Karl Baker’s beginner classic booklet explaining the essential rules and strategies of Go. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced player, this booklet will enhance your gameplay and help you improve your skills.
Frequently Asked Questions
1. Can I use this set for professional Go tournaments?
Yes, the 19×19 grid on the etched board is perfect for professional gameplay.
2. Are the Yunzi stones made of real stone?
No, the Yunzi stones are made of a composite material that closely resembles real stone. They are specifically designed for Go and provide an authentic playing experience.
3. Can I use the bowls for other purposes?
Yes, the bamboo bowls can be used for storing other small items or as decorative pieces.
The Yellow Mountain Imports Bamboo Go Game Set is the perfect choice for Go enthusiasts. With its high-quality materials, reversible board, double convex stones, and bamboo bowls, this set provides an authentic and enjoyable Go playing experience. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced player, this set will meet all your Go needs. Get ready to immerse yourself in the ancient game of Go and experience the joy of strategic thinking and competition.