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Go (English spelling); Japanese 囲碁 (igo); Chinese Traditional 圍棋, Chinese Simplified 围棋 (wéiqí/wei-ch'i); Korean 바둑 (baduk/paduk); Vietnamese 碁圍 (cờ vây); Thai: หมากล้อม (mak-lom); Russian Го or Облавные шашки (Oblavnye shashki / "encircling checkers").

There are many good Go resources on the 'net - see below for places to play the game of Go on-line, info about the game, and places to learn how to play and improve your WeiQi skills:


SENSEI’S LIBRARY, THE ULTIMATE GO WIKI http://senseis.xmp.net/

INTERNATIONAL GO FEDERATION http://intergofed.org/

GO FORUM “Life in 19x19” (aka “L19”) http://www.lifein19x19.com/forum/

REDDIT http://www.reddit.com/r/baduk/

WORLD GO CLUBS MAP by courtesy of @Dylan Carter http://bit.ly/WrldGo

THE INTERACTIVE WAY TO GO — BEGINNER TRAINING (a course in many languages): http://playgo.to/interactive/

JOSEKI TRAINING http://www.josekifarm.com/

TSUMEGO TRAINING http://www.321go.org/, http://goproblems.com/ and http://gochild2009.appspot.com/

JOSEKI / FUSEKI / PATTERN SEARCH http://www.josekipedia.com/, http://eidogo.com/, http://ps.waltheri.net/, http://dailyjoseki.com/browse

ANCIENT & MODERN PROFESSIONAL GAMES—playable kifu & download http://www.go4go.net/ (free registration required)

== PLAY GO ONLINE (in alpha order) ==

DGS = Dragon Go Server http://www.dragongoserver.net/ (correspondence games only)

IGS (PANDANET) = Internet Go Server http://www.pandanet.co.jp/English/ (live games only; JAVA installation/app required / iOS app)

KGS Go Server http://www.gokgs.com/ (live games only; JAVA installation/app required)

OGS = Online Go Server http://www.online-go.com/ (live and correspondence games; pure HTML5, no app or JAVA required, play in your browser)

Tygem http://www.tygembaduk.com/ (live games only; apps for Windows and iOS, allegedly playable with qgo on Linux)

WBaduk http://www.wbaduk.com/ (live games only; JAVA required; apps for Windows, iOS, Android)
FACEBOOK GO APPS http://apps.facebook.com/gothegame/ and http://apps.facebook.com/turnplay/
TSUMEGO /TESUJI APPS (iOS & ANDROID) http://www.lifein19x19.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=18&t=7511
AJI’S QUEST, a beautiful comic story about Go by @Colette Bezio:
Up-to-date results of professional tournaments along with the kifu http://igo-kisen.hp.infoseek.co.jp/news.html
TOM http://weiqi.sports.tom.com/