Anime: Game 59

塔矢行洋引退! Koyo Toya Retires!
塔矢行洋引退!
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Title (Romaji)
Touya Kouyou Intai!
Title (Viz)
Koyo Toya Retires!
Title (Déclic Images)
Kôyô Tôya se retire !
Title (Mighty Media)
塔矢行洋引退!
Air Date
2002-11-27
Script
Oohashi Yukiyoshi
Storyboard
Niidome Toshiya
Producer
Niidome Toshiya
Director
Okazaki Hiroin
Collected Releases
DVD: 3.2
BD: 4.2
DVD (Déclic): 17

This episode takes place in April of 2001.

This episode was adapted using material from the manga chapters Game 121 and Game 122.

Episode Description (Viz)

Fulfilling his promise to Hikaru, Koyo Toya resigns from playing Go professionally, sending shockwaves throughout the world. Meanwhile, Hikaru gets ready for his first match as a pro against a 3-dan player!

Screenshots

Available on Flickr.

Appearing or Referenced

Characters
Amano
Fujiwara no Sai
Ichiryuu
Kurata Atsushi
Kuwabara Hitoshi
Morishita Shigeo
Ogata Seiji
Sakamaki
Shindou Heihachi
Shindou Hikaru
Shindou Mitsuko
Shirakawa Michio
Touya Akiko
Touya Akira
Tsuzuki
Zama
Locations
Nihon Ki-in
Nihon Ki-in Chubu Branch
Ogata residence
Shindou Heihachi's storehouse
Shindou residence
Touya residence