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Each issue, on average 64 pages, contains extended commentaries on top title matches, world go news, problem sets, and articles on various aspects of the game. Go World was first published in May 1977, and was published continuously until 2013, with an interruption from Summer 1992 till Autumn 1993. Numerous title match games from this period can be found in Tournament Go 1992. In total 129 issues were published.
Go World issues #1-108 are available as PDF documents from Kiseido Digital through their Go World Archive product.