Mahjong Tales

If you’re reading this, we are fairly certain you are either a devoted player of the game or are Mahjong-curious. We invite guest writers to drop some knowledge on game strategy, mahjong history, tips and tricks with some funny anecdotes along the way.  Join us and dive in.  

Does it really matter how you organize your tiles on the rack or where you place your discard on the table?

Tips for organizing your tiles and honing in on the best section for your hand
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What is Mahjong?

What is Mahjong?

You’ve most likely heard of Mahjong, but may be wondering exactly what it is. There’s actually way more to Mahjong than most people realize. It’s an exciting game of strategy and luck that’s loved by players the world over! 
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Putting the BAM in Mahjong

Did you know that Mahjong has a back story?  
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Mah Jongg Madness Tournaments and Colorful Stories

Mah Jongg weekends with your friends really isn’t something new. Players and their friends have been doing it for decades.
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Flower Power!

Flower Power!

The Flower tiles in American Mahjong are essential tiles in many winning hands of the 2021 mahjong cards issued by the National Mah Jongg League. What is the power of the flowers in the cultural history of Mahjong?
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Can you play Mahjong with three players?

Absolutely!

When playing with three people, the set-up and the deal are the same as 4-person American Mahjong although the dealer will only deal to three players.

Per the NMJL rules, when playing with three players, there is no Charleston.  However, many players have a table rule to include the Charleston.

 

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