Purpose of and rationale behind Go Markers U+2686 to U+2689

Martin J. Dürst duerst at it.aoyama.ac.jp
Sat Mar 19 01:05:59 CDT 2016

On 2016/03/19 04:55, Garth Wallace wrote:
> On Fri, Mar 18, 2016 at 11:48 AM, Philippe Verdy <verdy_p at wanadoo.fr> wrote:
>> 2016-03-18 19:11 GMT+01:00 Garth Wallace <gwalla at gmail.com>:

> Rotation is definitely not salient in standard go kifu like it is in
> fairy chess notation. Go variants for more than 2 players are uncommon
> enough that I don't think any sort of standardized notation exists.

The most frequent way to play Go with more than two players is to play 
in two teams, the players in each team taking turns when it's time for 
their team to play. But there's no need for any special notation for 
this case.

Regards,   Martin.

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