Is a komi of 5.5 really appropriate on a 9x9 board?

I have been thinking if 5.5 komi on a 9x9 board isn’t actually a to much?

I think considering the limited amount of territory that can be captured on a 9x9 board? It feels like an advantage of a 5.5 komi is quite a lot using Japanese scoring.

Is the advantage of playing black on 9x9 board really equivalent of 5.5 moku?

I’d say it is at least 5.5.

Sente is very important, particularly in a tactical situation. 9x9 is primarily tactical.

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Yes, black gets a lot of control over such a small board. However, don’t worry about territory. Try to improve the efficiency and strength of your moves and you will naturally get more territory.