What is Riichi Mahjong
Beginner's Lesson 1
Number of Players, Supplies, Flow of a Game.
Number of Players
The most popular rule set is 4 player hanchan (East Round and South Round) game. There is 3 player mahjong as well. However, we will talk about 4 player mahjong for this beginners section. And some of the mini games we are going to introduce can be played with 2 or 3 players.
Starting Dealer Mark and Dice
Mahjong Table and Mat
500 point sticks (you can make your own)
Phone app to help calculate scores (ex. “Mahjong Helper”)