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Re: Overview of current mahjong video-games

Postby Ignatius » Tue Feb 27, 2018 4:06 pm

Barticle wrote:Yes, except that these features were already absent from the original Japanese RGG6 too, not just "lost in translation".


Ohh, that's weird... Well, as long I like the game, everything is OK.
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Re: Overview of current mahjong video-games

Postby Barticle » Tue Feb 27, 2018 7:08 pm

Although they removed some major parts of the Kamuro map, they also added lots of new routes so there are still bits to explore.

There are many new shops/restaurants too and you can carry fights into the konbini.

Ignatius wrote:(I have to play the first yet, I'll buy it someday).

I just noticed that the PS4 remake Yakuza Kiwami is 60% off in the current PSN store deals. (in the UK at least!)

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Re: Overview of current mahjong video-games

Postby Ignatius » Wed Feb 28, 2018 11:35 pm

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Barticle wrote:Although they removed some major parts of the Kamuro map, they also added lots of new routes so there are still bits to explore.

There are many new shops/restaurants too and you can carry fights into the konbini.

Ignatius wrote:(I have to play the first yet, I'll buy it someday).

I just noticed that the PS4 remake Yakuza Kiwami is 60% off in the current PSN store deals. (in the UK at least!)


I'll wait for another chance, already bought Zero and 6. It will take some time to finish both games...
Also my plan is to wait and see if SEGA pulls off something similar to this last bundle, when Kiwami 2 is out in the european PSN.
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Re: Overview of current mahjong video-games

Postby or2az » Sun Apr 01, 2018 8:07 am

MAHJONG app by Cross Field. (See previous posts)
月例会 /Monthly Meeting, a competition between all the players owning the game, with fixed rules. You can play up to three times a day for free, and they will calculate who's the best based on average position.You always play against the AI.

Made it to #51 in October. I tried real hard, probably above and beyond.
Not sure if I'd be able to do it again;
But I will give it a shot.......


Update:
Have not been able to break into the top 100 in November through February.
It's not that I'm playing badly, there are just so many players that are doing much better.
I will play the easier version in March


Update:
Did better this month (March).
It was more fun.

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Re: Overview of current mahjong video-games

Postby Barticle » Wed Apr 04, 2018 10:47 pm

News today says that D3 Publisher will be releasing the latest iteration of "The Mahjong" for the Nintendo Switch in June this year.

Edit: It looks a lot like the PS4 version. Switch trailer June 2018: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wa53eDq2QpE
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Postby Barticle » Thu Apr 05, 2018 7:58 pm

I see that a Switch edition of JanNavi released a couple of months ago also.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GCVcoGxW-3E

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Re: Overview of current mahjong video-games

Postby Barticle » Thu May 24, 2018 5:57 pm

1080p 60fps remasters of Ryū ga Gotoku 3, 4 and 5 have been announced for PS4.

They will release in Japan in August 2018, autumn 2018 and spring 2019 respectively.

RGG3 PS4 trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tVfP1bs9Vkk

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Re: Overview of current mahjong video-games

Postby Barticle » Mon Jun 11, 2018 7:29 pm

While even the Japanese version lacks a mahjong minigame, I'm sure Ignatius will be pleased to hear that Sega have announced today a localised version of their RGG/Yakuza vs Fist of the North Star mash-up on PS4.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KhDjlxLK2-k

Fist of the North Star: Lost Paradise is scheduled for 2 Oct 2018. It will feature dual audio options (Japanese or English) and extra gore.

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Re: Overview of current mahjong video-games

Postby Barticle » Tue Jun 12, 2018 12:31 am

At the PC Gaming Show at the E3 gaming conference today it was announced that Sega will also be bringing several big titles to PC including Yakuza Kiwami, Yakuza Zero, Shenmue I & II and Valkyria Chronicles 4.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ogdFbAux39o = Zero on 1 August

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BBGgdnN-CjM = Kiwami "coming soon"

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Re: Overview of current mahjong video-games

Postby Ignatius » Thu Jun 14, 2018 11:39 pm

Barticle wrote:At the PC Gaming Show at the E3 gaming conference today it was announced that Sega will also be bringing several big titles to PC including Yakuza Kiwami, Yakuza Zero, Shenmue I & II and Valkyria Chronicles 4.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ogdFbAux39o = Zero on 1 August

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BBGgdnN-CjM = Kiwami "coming soon"


I was following the game about The Fist of the North Star, glad to know it will come to western countries. And Yakuza Kiwami 2 will too.

And also Valkyria Chronicles 4. The first one is awesome, even with its flaws.
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Re: Overview of current mahjong video-games

Postby Barticle » Wed Jun 27, 2018 2:12 pm

The Japanese game Handy Mahjong for the Nintendo Switch has an English version available called Japanese Mah-Jongg.

It's available to download for five bucks.

https://www.nintendo.com/games/detail/j ... ngg-switch

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DcYgzna2n2g

It has an odd split-screen mode for two players. You can print out a little paper partition so you can only see your side! :)

https://itl.ne.jp/Products/HandyMJ/


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