Manga: Game 006

一刀両断 A Decisive Blow
Title (Romaji)
Ittou Ryoudan
Title (Viz)
A Decisive Blow
Title (Tonkam)
Décapité d'un seul coup
Page Count
23 pages
Weekly Shounen Jump
1999 No. 9
Collected Releases
Tankoubon: 01
Kanzenban: 01
Bunko: 01

This chapter takes place in January of 1999.

Material from this chapter was adapted into the anime episode Game 3.


Touya resigns to Hikaru. Hikaru can see that he's miserable and attempts to console him. He fails, and leaves when he realizes that Touya is not listening to anything that he's saying.

Hikaru wanders by the Touya go salon and is recognized by Ogata, who physically drags him inside to meet Touya Meijin.

As he is Touya Akira's father, Touya Meijin is interested in finding out more about the child who defeated his son, and requests that he and Hikaru play a game together.

Detailed Synopsis


  • Touya Akira currently has a 3-stone handicap against his father.
  • Touya Kouyou has been teaching go to Touya Akira since Akira was 2 years old. They play a game every morning.


Black White Result
Shindou Hikaru (Fujiwara no Sai) Touya Akira B+R
Shindou Hikaru (Fujiwara no Sai) Touya Kouyou in progress

Appearing or Referenced

Fujisaki Akari
Fujiwara no Sai
Kuwabara Torajirou
Ogata Seiji
Shindou Hikaru
Touya Akira
Touya Kouyou
Touya Go Salon
Shindou Hikaru's elementary school