Anime: Game 61

佐為が消えた? Is Sai Really Gone?
佐為が消えた?
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Title (Romaji)
Sai ga Kieta?
Title (Viz)
Is Sai Really Gone?
Title (Déclic Images)
Saï a disparu ?
Title (Mighty Media)
佐為消失了?
Air Date
2002-12-11
Script
Oohashi Yukiyoshi
Storyboard
Kamiya Jun
Producer
Kamiya Jun
Director
Oshima Isao
Collected Releases
DVD: 3.3
BD: 5.1
DVD (Déclic): 17

This episode takes place in May of 2001.

This episode was adapted using material from the manga chapters Game 125 and Game 126.

Episode Description (Viz)

The time has come for Sai to leave has come, leaving Hikaru angry and frustrated. He goes back to his Grandfather's attic and discovers that the Blood-stained Go board, where Sai's spirit once resided, is now clean. In his quest to find Sai, Hikaru takes off for Innoshima, where Sai first apppeared to Torajiro, the young man who later became the great Hon'inbo Shusaku.

Screenshots

Available on Flickr.

Appearing or Referenced

Characters
Kawai
Shindou Hikaru
Shindou Mitsuko
Shuuhei
Locations
Ishikiri Shrine
Nihon Ki-in
Shindou Heihachi's residence
Shindou Heihachi's storehouse
Shindou residence
Uro