Historical Articles Series: The Renju World magazine No. 1 (25) 1997

This is the first Renju World magazine that was published by Ando Meritee, Ants Soosõrv and Irene Karlsson (before Irene Einberg) and was followed by many Renju World magazines (over 50) with...
From the left: He Qifa, Huang Liqin, Jiang Qiwen and

Chinese National Championship 2021 Live in Haikou – Huang Liqin and Wang Qingqing are...

A very tough Chinese National Championship was played this year in perhaps my favourite renju place to travel in China besides Wuhan, the Haikou city. It is the capital and most populous city of...

The Mind Master 2021 standings

The Mind Master 2021 Renju Online Tournament was held in 10.02-10.03 Congratulations to the winner Dmitry Epifanov (Russia), runner-up Tomoharu Nakayama (Japan) and the third place Weixiao Song (China)....

Chinese National Online Open 2021

The Chinese National Online Open 2021, has been running since August 18. As it is difficult to run a real-world tournament recently, more tournaments are held over the Internet this year. This...
Whole-History Rating of Renju

Whole-History Rating (WHR) and Renju Rating

1.     Introduction Whole-History Rating (WHR), is an algorithm created by Rémi Coulom in 2008 in his paper, Whole-History Rating: A Bayesian Rating System for Players of Time-Varying Strength ....

Youth European Championship Live in Turkey 2021

Dear renju and gomoku friends, the break from international title competitions is over and we are once again able to hold live tournaments. Mert Gürgüç is the main organiser of the event...

The Fourth World Renju Open

Dear friends, The Fourth World Renju Open has started with online tournaments - Gr. A - https://www.vint.ee/et-ee/games/#184796-12Gr. B - https://www.vint.ee/et-ee/games/#184797-12Gr. C - https://www.vint.ee/et-ee/games/#184798-12Gr. D - https://www.vint.ee/et-ee/games/#184799-12

The Fourth World Renju Open upcoming

The Fourth World Renju Open is being held in China, Anji for Chinese and online for international competition in just one week! It is possible to register to the online tournament or...

Historical articles Renju World Magazine No. 3

The First Renju World Championship 1989, Nakamura’s first title and interview! We apologise for the front of the page being a bit more wary than usual but the reading is enjoyable anyway.In...

Gomoku Youth World Cup 2021 standings

Congratulations to the winners of each group: Gr. A Lukaš Souček (Czech Republic), Gr. B Jakub Horák (Czech Republic), Gr. C Rauno Lääne (Estonia), Gr. D Alexandr Pinsky (Russia), Gr. H Anastasia...