Corporate History

The Taisho era

The Nihon Ki-in establishment joint committee member
The Nihon Ki-in establishment joint committee member
1924 (Taisho 13) The Nihon Ki-in foundation
The Nihon Ki-in bulletin "art of go and shogi" foundation of a periodical
New class percent establishment
1925 (Taisho 14) Art of go and shogi sisters "ran*" foundation of a periodical
1926 (Taisho 15) The The Nihon Ki-in hall opening (Kojimachi, Tokyo ward Nagatacho)
House company (The Nihon Ki-in, shogi original company) vs. resistance start

Showa

Wu Qing Yuan which beats against Shuya Meijin Title and examination go
Wu Qing Yuan which beats against Shuya Meijin Title and examination go
1927 (Showa 2) The Nihon Ki-in game of go played by high-ranking persons, East-West opposition first start
The "game of go played by high-ranking persons weekly bulletin" publication
1928 (Showa 3) "ran*" It is changed a title by o "Go club"
1929 (Showa 4) We abolish game of go played by high-ranking persons east and west system (periodical making a contract for sale with start of spring and summer)
1935 (Showa 10) We broadcast the first radio Go game of go
1936 (Showa 11) The first all-Japan amateur championship war holding
1937 (Showa 12) Visit to Europe first as Masayoshi Fukuda, professional Go players
1939 (Showa 14) The first Honinbo Title start
Honinbo Shusai Meijin Title retirement go vs. Kitani Minoru
Honinbo Shusai Meijin Title retirement go vs. Kitani Minoru
1944 (Showa 19) April "Go club" and "art of go and shogi" merger
November "art of go and shogi" suspension of publication
1945 (Showa 20) We move to destruction by fire, Iwamoto 7dan's house of Meguro by the The Nihon Ki-in war
1946 (Showa 21) "The art of go and shogi" Reissue first issuance (September issue)
1948 (Showa 23) We are opened in The Nihon Ki-in new hall, Takanawa, Shiba, Tokyo
1949 (Showa 24) "The Nihon Ki-in Go agreement" establishment
1950 (Showa 25) It starts in The Nihon Ki-in Nihon Ki-in Kansai Office
1953 (Showa 28) For the 1, Kotobuki, Tsushima The Nihon Ki-in president, it is promotion for the Kishichiro Okura honor president
The first Oza Title start
The first NHK Cup contest
1954 (Showa 29) The first The Nihon Ki-in championship war
"Go club" reissue first issuance (June issue)
We are opened in The Nihon Ki-in center Hall, circle
High Matsumiya Prize Tokyo newspaper publisher cup struggle championship war
1955 (Showa 30) The amateur Honinbo Title foundation
1956 (Showa 31) The first top war
The first early go Meijin Title
1957 (Showa 32) The person of prime minister cup struggle high grade tournament foundation
The first Europe championship war
1958 (Showa 33) The first strongest deciding match in Japan
1959 (Showa 34) The first The Nihon Ki-in first place deciding match
The first fair sex amateur championship war holding
The The Nihon Ki-in "ranked person list" publication
1960 (Showa 35) Delegation (Segoshi leader), visit to China in Japan
We get the second former name person war <br> Sakata Eio (the right) Meijin Title Honinbo Title
The second former name person war
We get Sakata Eio (the right) Meijin Title Honinbo Title
1961 (Showa 36) The first Meijin Title start (the Yomiuri Shimbun)
The amateur ten great characters war foundation
The first all-Japan metropolis and districts vs. resistance
"Monthly Go Review" foundation of a periodical
1962 (Showa 37) NHK TV Go game of go start
Professional ten great characters war start
Delegation (Leader plum dream Hana) visit to Japan in China
We get the second former name person war Sakata Eio (the right) Meijin Title Honinbo Title
The fourth former name person war
In Kaiho Rin (the right) youngest Meijin Title
1963 (Showa 38) The first international go tournament holding (center Hall)
The first fair sex amateur city vs. resistance
1965 (Showa 40) The high school championship war foundation
The first Orient Mikuni flax vs. resistance
1967 (Showa 42) 1, Kotobuki, Tsushima president death, successor are Tadashi Adachi
The The Nihon Ki-in Nihon Ki-in Kansai Office hall completion (Nishitenma, Kita-ku, Osaka-shi)
1968 (Showa 43) The first whole country Nihon Kiin’s Affiliates vs. resistance is held
The first early go championship war (Tokyo 12 channel)
The first flax professional ten great characters vs. resistance is held
1969 (Showa 44) The first new star tournament (Tokyo 12 channel)
Go players interchange game of go specialized in the first Japan and Korea
1970 (Showa 45) The first all-Japan first place deciding match
Festival of international exposition Go
It is completed in The Nihon Ki-in new hall, Ichigaya
It is completed in The Nihon Ki-in new hall, Ichigaya
1971 (Showa 46) It is completed in The Nihon Ki-in new hall, Ichigaya
1973 (Showa 48) The The Nihon Ki-in Nihon Ki-in Chubu Office hall completion (Shumokucho, Higashi-ku, Nagoya-shi)
President Tadashi Adachi death, successor are Kiichiro Sato
Monthly "go" foundation of a periodical (the existing Igo Mirai)
1974 (Showa 49) President Kiichiro Sato death, successor are den**
1975 (Showa 50) The first Shinjin-O Title(King of The New Stars)
1976 (Showa 51) The first Kisei Title start
The first Meijin Title start (after shifting to the Asahi Shimbun)
The first Gosei Title start
The first Tengen Title start
1977 (Showa 52) Weekly "go" foundation of a periodical
1978 (Showa 53) Crane crusade start
Go friendship mission arrival so
1979 (Showa 54) The first world amateur Go championship war holding
Representative high school student visit to China
The first fair sex crane crusade
The first whole country boys and girls meeting holding
The first whole country boys and girls meeting holding
1980 (Showa 55) The first whole country boys and girls meeting holding
1982 (Showa 57) International Go Federation start
The first Women's Honinbo Title start
1983 (Showa 58) den**sosabakitainin, successor are Yoshihiro Inayama
1988 (Showa 63) The President Yoshihiro Inayama retirement
The first world Go championship Fujitsu cup start

Heisei

The The Nihon Ki-in South America part Go hall opening
The The Nihon Ki-in South America part Go hall opening
1989 (Heisei 1) The The Nihon Ki-in South America part Go hall opening
We establish "Japanese Rules and Regulations" newly
1990 (Heisei 2) Satellite broadcasting starts with "Ryusei Tournament" cable TV
1992 (Heisei 4) The The Nihon Ki-in Europe Go Cultural Center opening
1993 (Heisei 5) President Shizuo Asada appointment
1995 (Heisei 7) The The Nihon Ki-in western United States Go center opening
The The Nihon Ki-in New York Go center opening
1996 (Heisei 8) The Nihon Ki-in homepage establishment
The Nihon Ki-in "information member" service start
The President Asada retirement
1997 (Heisei 9) The first Nintendo child Go Tournaments holding
1999 (Heisei 11) Weekly Jump publishes "go of Hikaru" serially and starts
"The art of go and shogi" to "Go club" merger, "monthly go world" foundation of a periodical
2001 (Heisei 13) We televise in subsidiary of TV Tokyo and, "go of Hikaru," are started
2002 (Heisei 14) The first Toyota & Denso cup world Oza Title start
Cell-phone site "go bairusenta" service start
For six Komi and a half
2003 (Heisei 15) The game of go played by high-ranking persons abolition, new promotion system establishment
Ceremony of the 80th anniversary of the The Nihon Ki-in in 2004 (Heisei 16)
2004 (Heisei 16) We open the 80th anniversary of the foundation memory, Go palace museum
Game with the first primary and secondary student Go group holding
Online Go Server service "Yugen-no-ma" start
President Takashi Imai appointment
2005 (Heisei 17) We move to The Nihon Ki-in Nihon Ki-in Kansai Office, Umeda, Osaka, Hankyu five annex building
2006 (Heisei 18) Director Hiroshi Okabe appointment
The "Go boys and girls scholarship fund" establishment
The first Daiwa Securities cup net Go open start
2007 (Heisei 19) Weekly go foundation of a periodical 1500 size
The first Daiwa Securities cup net Go ladies' start
The first Daiwa Securities cup net Go amateur championship start
2008 (Heisei 20) The first Daiwa Securities cup net Go grand champion war start
Festival holding of brain, the first world game of skill games are held in Beijing
Otake Hideo director appointment
2009 (Heisei 21) Life culture spread support project holds "Introduction to Go lesson to learn together" in the whole country
2010 (Heisei 22) Go item (pair go, man and woman group) is adopted, and professional Go players participates in the 16th Asian Games
Asian Games send-off party
2011 (Heisei 23) It shifts to public interest incorporated foundation
The first S. T. & Fumakilla Masters cup start
Start held by Great East Japan Earthquake revival event in each place.
The branch office reconstruction aid "takefu fund" foundation
2012 (Heisei 24) Director Norio Wada appointment
"Daiwa Securities cup net Go is open" Internet Pro Tournaments official game
2013 (Heisei 25) Official periodical war first "train Saint war" of The Nihon Ki-in pro Go players vs. computer Go holding
We found Go national team
The Yurakucho Go center opening (Yurakucho, Tokyo traffic hall. Former Yaesu Go center)
Ceremony of the 90th anniversary
2014 (Heisei 26) First kaiigodenosenkaisai
2013 Pro Tournaments champion championship holding
The first Globis Cup world Go U-20 holding
The first Aidu Chuo Hospital Title fair sex tie holding
The 90th anniversary of the foundation
Nihon Ki-in Kansai Office move (19-19, Chayamachi, Kita-ku, Osaka-shi), the Umeda Go salon opening (1-12, Kakudacho, Kita-ku, Osaka-shi)
2015 (Heisei 27) Start of Ougi interest cup
2016 (Heisei 28) **meirijichoshunin