The best war game ever.
In this game, each player tries to use threats of death, capture , or isolation to assert control over more of the board than his opponent.
An abstract strategy game at heart, Go has nonetheless been interpreted as a stylized representation of fighting a war, settling a frontier, cornering a market, thrashing out an argument, or even of fortune-telling and prophecy.
Go has always been one of the most played games in the world.Top level international competitions can make the best players millionaires.
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