Describes the pieces of equipment required to play Mahjong. Mahjong can be played either with a set of Mahjong tiles, or a set of Mahjong playing cards (sometimes spelled ‘kards’ to distinguish them from the list of standard hands used in American mahjong). Playing cards are often used when travelling […]Read more
Interesting articles, tips and advice about the game of Mahjong and how to improve your skills at mahjong.
Mahjong is a rediculously popular game. Actually, that is a tad of an understatement. Invented in China, Mahjong is a game that entwines skill, strategy and luck in a unique way. Akin to other games, like dominoes, Mahjong utilizes the use of titles which are combined in attempts to complete […]Read more
An overview of Mahjong game rules and explanations of key terminology. To start the game, depending on the version of Mahjong being played, each player is dealt either 13 or 16 tiles. A ‘turn’ in Mahjong involves a player drawing a tile from the wall (or draw pile) and then […]Read more
Mahjong is a big part of common culture in China. It is one of the most common social activities and pervades many aspects of social and family life. As examples of the popularity of Mahjong; Most people have a Mahjong set at home Most Chinese restaurants also offer Mahjong playing […]Read more
A description of the types of tile sets used in different versions of Mahjong and Mahjong Solitaire. Mahjong tiles originate in China and are used to play the games of Mahjong, Mahjong solitaire, and also a variety of other tile-based games. The exact number of tiles varies depending on what […]Read more