Go Magic Roadmap

This is a draft of our future plans. We might rearrange and modify it as we go along.

Many course topics are decided through polls in our Discord. Join now and help us choose the next one.

Every course has the teacher’s spoken language indicated. We will be adding Russian and English subtitles accordingly.

Platform Development

Beta-version launch done

Bug report system done

Live chat support done

Finishing touches in design done

Detecting major bugs and fixing them done

Privacy and visibility issues done

Discord server done

May – July, 2020

Content Creation

Roadmap page done

The Magic of Go #4 done

The Magic of Go #5 done

"The Basics of Go on 13x13" by Vadim Efimenko 4d (Eng, Rus)
done

"Common 3-3 invasions in actual games" by Cho Yeonwoo 1p (Eng)
done

May – July, 2020

Platform Development

Multi-language system done

Merging gomagic.org and beta.gomagic.org done

Payment system done

Membership system done

August – September, 2020

Content Creation

Russian translation of the website done

"Typical mistakes that wouldn't let us get better" by Vadim Efimenko 4d (Eng)
20-10 kyu done

The Magic of Go #6 done

The Magic of Go #7 done

"Deeper into the Fundamentals on 19x19" by Vadim Efimenko 4d (Eng)
20-15 kyu editing

August – September, 2020

Platform Development

Videos with interactive problems done

Skill Tree system — Go problem training in the style of RPG games in progress

October – December, 2020

Content Creation

Demonstration of a new interactive feature done

"The Magic of Go" — Full Package by Vadim Efimenko 4d (Eng, Rus)
10 kyu +editing

"Go for parents: how not to scare away your children with black and white stones" by Anton Proskurin 2d (Rus)
in progress

"Fundamental opening principles" by Vadim Efimenko 4d
15-5 kyu in progress

Basic Skill Tree — training for beginners in progress

October – December, 2020

Platform Development

Leaderboard

Go board animation

Platform optimization

January – March, 2021

Content Creation

"The Art of Attachments" by Alexandr Dinersteyn 3p (Rus)
12-2 kyu

"Yosu-miru — Probing Moves" by Alexandr Dinersteyn 3p (Rus)
12-2 kyu

"Typical mistakes that wouldn't let us get better (part 2)"
10-5 kyu

"Huang Longshi — a 13 dan player from China" by Vadim Efimenko 4d
15 kyu +

"Gennan Inseki and the shadow wars" by Vadim Efimenko 4d
15 kyu +

"How NOT to lose 30 points during endgame"
15-5 kyu

Beginner Josekis for Multi-level Joseki Tool

Intermediate Skill Tree — training for midrange kyu players

January – March, 2021

Platform Development

Go Magic Virtual Shop — bonus content that you can get for GM coins

OGS integration — play online and receive GM experience and coins

April – June, 2021

Content Creation

"Devious little tricks to fool your opponent with"
10-1 kyu

"Famous Go problems and stories they tell"
15 kyu +

"AI's opinion on the most famous games ever played"
15 kyu +

April – June, 2021

Platform Development

Final Release 🌟

July – August, 2021