Shin Kaya Beginner's Reversible 13x13 / 9x9 Go Game Set Board (0.8-inch) with Double Convex Melamine Stones

19 reviews

Learn, teach or practice Go on a traditional Shin-Kaya veneer Go set. Full-sized double convex stones with reversible 13x13 and 9x9 grids.

  • Reversible Go Board (Goban): 13x13 playing field on one side and 9x9 on the other; The 9x9 is great for learning rules and fundamentals, while the 13x13 helps expand a player into joseki and whole board concepts
  • Japanese Standard Size: The board measures 13.8 x 13 x 0.8 inch (35 x 33 x 2 centimeters) and is made from Shin Kaya veneer with Japanese standard size grids of 22 x 23.5 millimeters
  • Double Convex Stones: 7.5 x 22mm (size 28) stones made from extremely durable melamine paired with 2 plastic bowls (gosu)
  • Portable Set: At 2kg (4.4lbs), this handy set can be played and enjoyed at home, school, work or outdoors by kids and adults alike
  • The Way to Go: Included is Karl Baker's beginner classic booklet explaining the essential rules and strategies of Go

Item YN-LS001-A_US-SF002-A
UPC 810126014313
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4.8 Based on 19 Reviews
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Daniel H.
United States United States
Just as expected

Was looking for a cheap but decent quality set to take to work for games over lunch. This fits the bill perfectly. Did wash the stones using dish soap and a colander to make sure any manufacturing residue was gone and it was ready to play.

Andrew C.
United States United States
Way to Go!

I ordered my Shin Kaya set a few weeks ago. It arrived within a couple days. Fast! I think the bamboo board is beautiful and the double convex stones are easy to play with. I have been wanting to learn the game Go for some time. This pandemic presented the perfect chance. My son and I have been playing every night and I am looking forward to getting good enough and confident enough to play on a 19x19 board. When I do, I will be ordering it from Yellow Mountain. Great stuff!

Sean S.
United States United States
Beautiful set

Just starting to learn the game of Go and this set is perfect for my needs. Well printed and finished piece of hardwood. Would definitely recommend

Mikko M.
United States United States
Reversible Go Board 13x13 / 9x9

Game board is perfect for beginners to start on a 9x9, to later upgrade to a 13x13. Quality is well made, and makes you want to upgrade to better stones once you get good at the game. Recommended for beginners for the reversible boards

Serafin C.
United States United States
I can't review still, waiting.

I have not received the product yet. I'm waiting for the product, according to the text message I received. So by mid of July I should receive it and if I don't receive it I would ask to be refunded. So please send as promised, asap. Thanks.