Top 8 programs will be awarded.

In addition, each of the top three programs will be awarded an ornament and money presented in the following table according to its rank.

  • 1st300,000(yen)
  • 2nd150,000(yen)
  • 3rd50,000(yen)

Student prize

A student will be awarded if the student is the representative author, her/his Go program enters the final tournament, and the program achieves the highest rank among all students. In addition, the award program will be presented money JPY 50,000.

New face award

The top program among all programs that participate past AI ryusei less than twice and have not received the new face award in the past will be awarded.

Originality award

We will select a program in terms of originality, entertainment factor, and user interface novelty.