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Welcome to Pandanet!

Welcome to the Pandanet Internet Go Server, a great place for playing, watching,
studying, and enjoying the game of Go on the internet. At any time, day or night, you can find hundreds of other players from all over the world

and of all

playing levels, from beginners to professionals. Whatever your ability,

you can find opponents of similar skill to play with.

Championship matches for top professional events, including the Meijin, Honinbo, Kisei, Judan and Tengen titles, and the Professional Pair Go

Championship are

broadcasted live, along with great international tournaments like the

Pandanet Go European Team Championship, all for free.

How do I watch professional live games?

  1. Search for the game you want to watch. Usually at the top of the list. If you can’t find it, look for games with many observers.
  2. Open the game like a any other game.
20 May 22 11:02:27

Server running again

We now restored the server without changing user passwords as there was no evidence that the server attacker compromised any other information. If you are concerned, please change your password yourself.

Sorry for your inconveniences!

26 Jan 22 09:17:42

Registration Mails Work Again Now!

Unfortunately, due to a problem with our mail server hosting, didn’t send any registration mails.

We’re glad to inform you that everything is working again now. If you still have problems receiving registration mails, please check your spam folder. If there are further problems, you can write to

We’re very sorry about the inconveniences!

30 Jun 21 11:01:08

Gunbu no Pair Go (群舞のペア碁)

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Volume One of a Pair Go comic strip, “Gunbu no Pair Go,” which has been serialized in the monthly magazine “Action”, has been published.
The Japan Pair Go Association has extended cooperation and professional player Fujisawa Rina has acted as editorial supervisor.
There are plans to translate and publish the comic book in English (and other languages).

The first instalment (in Japanese) can now be viewed free of charge!

Monthly Action Homepage

Image Copyright© Takagi Yuuna / Futabasha

04 Dec 20 09:59:21

Pair Go Young Stars and IAPGC - this week-end!

On the 5th/6th December, there will be a professional Pair Go tournament held in Tokyo. You can watch it live (in Japanese) on YouTube .

This year’s International Amateur Pair Go Championship will also take place at the same time. Unfortunately, due to the Corona pandemic, only pairs from Japan will be participating this time.

We will still broadcast many interesting games on Pandanet, so take a look if you’re interested!

More information is available at the IAPGC tournament website.

21 Sep 20 11:53:59

5th European Pro Championship

Epc 2020

The 2020 European Pro Championship will be played online this year, on the Pandanet server.

The matches will be played in the European Champs Room on Pandanet.


24th-27th September 2020

Rounds start at 11:00 and 17:00 (UTC+2 / CEST). Last round is 11:00 on Sept 27th.

Live stream

The event will also be streamed on the EuropeanGoFederaton twitch channel, with four commentators:

  • Antti Törmänen, 1p (Finland/Japan)
  • Cornel Burzo, 6d (Romania)
  • Lukas Krämer, 6d (Germany)
  • Viktor Lin, 6d (Austria)
  • Ilya Shikshin, 3p (Russia)
  • Alexandr Dinerchteyn, 3p (Russia)
  • Artem Kachanovskyi, 2p (Ukraine)
  • Mateusz Surma, 2p (Poland)
  • Ali Jabarin, 2p (Israel)
  • Pavol Lisy, 2p (Slovakia)
  • Andrii Kravets, 1p (Ukraine)
  • Tanguy Le Calvé, 1p (France)

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