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by Shirluban
Tue Jan 27, 2009 9:44 am
Forum: Chinese Mahjong
Topic: Rules for start
Replies: 35
Views: 12815

Re:Rules for start

Oupps!
It\'s 81 combinations in MCR, not 88 like I previous said.

Gomemazai.
by Shirluban
Mon Jan 26, 2009 2:44 pm
Forum: Reach Mahjong
Topic: History of Mahjong: Cheating
Replies: 64
Views: 10451

Re:History of Mahjong: Cheating

You can choose how to play the tiles you are dealt, but Menzen Tsumo is completely random, unlike patterns you can aim for and choices you make based on the actions of other players. Reach is also a gameplay decision that you make which has its own effects. That\'s the difference. Menzen tsumo is N...
by Shirluban
Mon Jan 26, 2009 1:45 pm
Forum: Chinese Mahjong
Topic: Rules for start
Replies: 35
Views: 12815

Re:Rules for start

Riichi seems to be the most complicated and restrictive style out there. MCR is a good concurent for the most complicated rule title. At a first glance it would seems simple, when you goes deeper in the scoring system ... :angry: MCR(Hard): Bunch of hand combinations, hard to remember them all, the...
by Shirluban
Mon Jan 26, 2009 1:03 pm
Forum: Reach Mahjong
Topic: Nagashi Mangan
Replies: 14
Views: 2917

Re:Nagashi Mangan

I got it once but there is a problem. What should I count in this situation? :unsure: http://www.reachmahjong.com/home/images/fbfiles/images/DSC02189.jpg Oops. I forgot to spot out what\'s wrong. The opposite player\'s reach was a foul one, so should I count a chonbo-hand or mangan-hand? Lets seem ...
by Shirluban
Mon Jan 26, 2009 12:48 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Ben's Blog
Replies: 14
Views: 4814

Re:Ben's Blog

I read it, and I\'m interested in reading more too.
by Shirluban
Fri Jan 23, 2009 9:47 am
Forum: Reach Mahjong
Topic: History of Mahjong: Cheating
Replies: 64
Views: 10451

Re:History of Mahjong: Cheating

Menzen tsumo is necessary to the game as the only way to win a no-yaku hand without riichi. Uradora is what makes riichi worth to go for it. Give up all defense and hand improvement for just a single han is not very great. And for cheating: If someone wants to cheat by replacing tiles, he\'d better ...
by Shirluban
Thu Jan 22, 2009 2:39 pm
Forum: World Series of Mahjong
Topic: What Do You Think of the WSoM Rules?
Replies: 19
Views: 7968

Re:What Do You Think of the WSoM Rules?

WSoM rules seems very good, but I can\'t try them :S
by Shirluban
Thu Jan 22, 2009 2:30 pm
Forum: Reach Mahjong
Topic: Hey, what would you discard?
Replies: 19
Views: 3631

Re:Hey, what would you discard?

chalwa wrote:I had recently similar problem. I had:
2-dot 3-dot 4-dot 6-bam 6-bam 6-bam 7-bam 7-bam 8-bam 8-bam 9-bam white-dra white-dra white-dra
I don\'t renember dora, but I think it was none of those.
So what would be best to discard here?
The best would be to say tsumo.
by Shirluban
Thu Jan 22, 2009 2:22 pm
Forum: Reach Mahjong
Topic: Discard Quiz Book
Replies: 3
Views: 1424

Re:Discard Quiz Book

Exatly the same reply as Bunta :lol:
by Shirluban
Thu Jan 22, 2009 2:15 pm
Forum: WWYD
Topic: Yo, What would you discard this time?
Replies: 12
Views: 3501

Re:Yo, What would you discard this time?

I don\'t think riiching or not would made a big difference here.

In doubt don\'t reach, and the wanted tile would come naturaly as opponents discard their usless ones.