Board Sizes

Some articles on board sizes, board, sizes, boards:

Solved Games
... used by John Nash) will show that all square board sizes cannot be lost by the first player ... Strongly solved by several computers for board sizes up to 6×6 ... Jing Yang has demonstrated a winning strategy (weak solution) for board sizes 7×7, 8×8 and 9×9 ...
Rules Of Go - Variations - Board Sizes
... Most Go is played on a 19 × 19 board, but 13 × 13 and 9 × 9 are also popular sizes ... Historically other board sizes were commonly used (notably 17 × 17, a predecessor of the 19 × 19 board in ancient China) ... Go is also sometimes played on various novelty sized boards as small as 5 × 5 and larger than 19 × 19 ...

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