Anime: Game 30

緒方VS本因坊 Ogata vs. The Hon'inbo
緒方VS本因坊
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Title (Romaji)
Ogata vs Hon'inbou
Title (Viz)
Ogata vs. The Hon'inbo
Title (Déclic Images)
Ogata VS Honinbô
Title (Mighty Media)
緒方 VS 本因坊
Air Date
2002-05-08
Script
Oohashi Yukiyoshi
Storyboard
Endou Tetsuya
Producer
Endou Tetsuya
Director
Ueda Miyuki
Zhèng Shìquán
Collected Releases
DVD: 2.1
BD: 3.1
DVD (Déclic): 09

This episode takes place in June and July of 2000.

This episode was adapted using material from the manga chapters Game 62 and Game 63.

Episode Description (Viz)

In the lobby of the Go Association building, Kadowaki, a top College player, is looking to brush up on his game before taking the Pro Exam. Enter Hikaru, who with Sai's help, teaches this amateur how the game of Go is truly played. Meanwhile, the battle for the Hon'inbo title continues as Ogata and Kuwabara trade moves, as well as words, in order to psych each other out.

Screenshots

Available on Flickr.

Appearing or Referenced

Characters
Fujiwara no Sai
Honda Toshinori
Kadowaki Tatsuhiko
Kuwabara Hitoshi
Mashiba Mitsuru
Nase Asumi
Ogata Seiji
Shindou Hikaru
Waya Yoshitaka
Locations
Nihon Ki-in
Keiy Plaza Hotel