A shape of questionable value I would say.

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I think I had a jug in a game today:

it arose from a double hane (J6, H7) then black played defensively (G6) and I protected the cut (J7) I read that the ladder was okay for white but later, I worried that it had been broken so played the tiger’s mouth (L6)

This is all just my analysis from new-ranks-9k aka DDK thinking so possibly dubious

The same game featured an anchored B2 bomber

What happens when kyu players try to use advanced flight technology

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The brick.

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Nice one. It has the potential for 8 empty triangles. Only 3 of the realised here though. There’s always room for improvement!

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But it has four overlapping B2 bombers!!

Such power!

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To better understand the potential of the brick shape, we should introduce first the full triangle shape.

Here we go:

Note that it shares some similarities with the empty triangle , as it works well in 1% of the positions (See some under the stones tsumego for ex)

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This shape is a very good example about how different people can see different things. The beginner just sees a bulk of four stones and maybe thinks: “Great, under Chinese rules these are four points, if they survive till the end.” The SDK knows that that is silly and instead enjoys the 2 crossing diagonal connections and is super-happy about such efficiency on so small a space. Certainly the dan player has some other reason yet to love this shape, but unfortunately that’s beyond my level of expertise.

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Sensei library may enlighten you:
Under the stones with a full triangle

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I saw a fun double shape in a low-dan game just now.

(1)–(10), A–C, and we end up with this:

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Those dans know how to counter an empty triangle: with an empty triangle of course!

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That’s so beautiful!

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I just took down a B2 bomber.

I was losing, but after this mistake my opponent resigned. The power of B2 bombers!

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I am not sure if this was listed before, but here white and black worked together to create a new revolutionary shape: behold the arrow

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is that from a game? looks
1 unfinished
2 a bit over concentrated

the only use of the head is to not be kikashied for ex

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Yeah, and it’s hard to imagine these 5 moves being the ones Black plays as White continues to tenuki. If it is from a real game, I’ll guess tpk.

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still some aesthetic and useful as it can help to remember where to play later

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Are you lost? This is a thread where we are talking about B2 bombers and full triangle shape

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my secret joseki (black)
if often happens (5kyu games)

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I miss the order of the moves

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secret

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