Reversi was invented by an Englishman in the 19th century. Japanese game enthusiast Hasegawa Goro(長谷川五郎) developed the modern rules of it in about 1970, and named it ®Othello. In China the China Othello Federation was founded on May 1, 2002. Tournaments were held in Guangzhou, Shanghai, Beijing, Tianjin, Chongqing, and etc. to speed up the development of Othello in mainland China.
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The WThor Database is a database of Othello transcripts created by FFO. This is a game from 1981 Championnat du Monde.
- Black: Maruoka Hidenori
- White: Parker John R.
- Score: 50-14
- Moves: f5 d6 c5 f4 e3 c4 e6 c6 d3 f3 d7 c2 d2 f2 c3 e2 d1 c1 b1 b3 g1 d8 g5 g3 g4 e7 b4 a5 f6 h6 h5 f7 h4 h3 g6 h7 b5 a4 c7 c8 a6 b6 b7 b2 a1 a7 e1 f1 g2 a2 a3 h1 h2 g8 f8 h8 g7 a8 b8 e8
Othello: A Minute to Learn... A Lifetime to Master, by Brian Rose
Some articles about the computer Othello. (In Chinese)