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April KGS+ Tournament, American/European daytime Open division (Winner: Lotus)

Welcome to the April KGS Plus tournament!

Swiss style, Simultaneous Schedule. This tournament uses the Swiss pairing system. The time settings are 40 minutes Main time plus 5 Byo yomi periods of 30 seconds (40m + 30s x 5). 1 round every 2 hours, Five rounds total, 3 rounds on the first day, 2 rounds on the second day. Prizes are given out every round, so even if you don't think you can win your division, you still have a chance at getting a prize!



Sponsored by KGS, Kiseido, Korean-style Insei League Korean-style league, and Kaz.


Swiss style, Simultaneous Schedule.


  1. The winner of the American/European daytime division will get one free Korean-style Insei League place for a month and 1 month of KGS Plus.
  2. The winner of the Asian/European daytime open division will get a $24 gift certificate from Kiseido and 1 month of KGS Plus.
  3. The runner-up of each division will get a game commentary by Kaz and 1 month of KGS Plus.
  4. The kyu players with the highest score in each division will get a $24 gift certificate from Kiseido and 2 weeks of KGS Plus. (The winners of the former prizes will not be taken into account here.)
  5. The undefeated players (who didn't win one of the above prizes) get 1 month of KGS Plus.
  6. Each round, 1 week of KGS Plus will be awarded at random.