🇩🇪 Book | Shōtōkan-Kata from black belt | Volume 2

Volume 2 is ideal for ...
all karateka as a Reference book and training companion to learn, reinforce and internalize the Shōtōkan master kata from the black belt.


This book serves as a support for karateka who wish to view specific details or even the complete sequence of a master kata. It covers all the kata that are learned and needed as an advanced karateka, once all the kata up to black belt are already mastered. Thanks to the illustrations, additional graphics and precise explanations, all relevant details of the respective Kata are presented in a simple and understandable way.


  • Karate-dōand kata
  • The higher Kata
  • Kata information in comparison
  • The higher kata
  • Kata information in comparison
  • Tekki nidan
  • Tekki sandan
  • Bassai sh ō
  • Kankū sh ō
  • Jitte
  • Gankaku
  • Chinte
  • Ji'in
  • Nijū shi ho
  • Sōchin
  • Wankan
  • Meikyō
  • Gojū shi ho dai
  • Gojū shi ho sh ō
  • Unsu

Additional information

  • Illustration of all techniques with three intermediate movements
  • Clear and detailed illustrations with all details
  • Additional compilation of all kata "at a glance"
  • Supplementary text explanations for difficult passages
  • Explanation of Japanese terms with the help of illustrations
  • Handy format and robust design, suitable for the sports bag
  • More information: Updates and expansions from the 9th edition onwards.

Product details

Author: Fiore Tartaglia
: Spectra Design & Verlag
 17 x 24 cm
Refined Paperback
152 pages
Item number
: SKA22
Publication date: 9th completely revised and expanded ed. September 2018
Original edition
: 2002
Approx. 2,800 drawings in total. Cover with fold-in flaps and partial varnish. Thread stitching. Clear presentation due to two-color design.