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by igirisujin
Thu Sep 20, 2012 10:41 pm
Forum: Mahjong Video Games
Topic: Video Mahjong Cheat Sheet
Replies: 24
Views: 7169

Re: Video Mahjong Cheat Sheet

"I won't correct it because other people also use it wrongly" is so EMA-like and should be avoided, especially when aiming at newbies. Oh! I forgot to say that chi/pon/kan are not correct English words since they are not English words in the first place. Sequence/triplet/quad are correct English te...
by igirisujin
Thu Sep 20, 2012 7:46 pm
Forum: Reach Mahjong
Topic: Super-Mega Competition part 3 - win a mahjong book!
Replies: 31
Views: 6925

Re: Super-Mega Competition part 3 - win a mahjong book!

Glad to hear it. :) I would also like to hear any suggestions for a new format for possible future Super-Mega Competitions. Perhaps something more related to mahjong gameplay, like making a hand or set. Maybe dealing suit tiles until one player makes a set - something like that. Or you could, you k...
by igirisujin
Thu Sep 20, 2012 7:42 pm
Forum: reachmahjong.com
Topic: Newbie introduction
Replies: 123
Views: 198121

Re: Newbie introduction

alien_mame wrote:Location: West Yorks, UK
Quest: One more game of Mahjong in the company of real people before I die!!!
There's a group in Leeds. You should ask them when they'll be playing next.
by igirisujin
Thu Sep 20, 2012 7:39 pm
Forum: Mahjong Video Games
Topic: Video Mahjong Cheat Sheet
Replies: 24
Views: 7169

Re: Video Mahjong Cheat Sheet

"I won't correct it because other people also use it wrongly" is so EMA-like and should be avoided, especially when aiming at newbies.

From my experience, (other?) English communities use "pon" and "chi" only when referring to koutsu/shuntsu that are open.