Revised EMA Riichi rules are ready. The rules will come into effect on April 1, Motivation for the rule changes is to be in line with modern. The Riichi Competition Rules (RCR) of the European Mahjong Association (EMA ) are used for many Japanese Mahjong tournaments. It reuses some text from the EMA Riichi rule book by Tina Christensen. The World Riichi Championship Rules cannot be called to be a.

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Only one more valid hand may be started after the gong. Akadora can be really fun, they often push the game toward aggression and speed.


EMA Riichi Competition Rules

The EMA has used a ruleset over the course of its first 8 years of accepting riichi in its organization that was unique compared to other competitive riichi rules. The remaining differences with the WRC ruleset are minimal. Nagashi mangan counts as a win, rendering noten penalties and noten riichi chombo void.

This section describes possible differences to other common rulesets. From Japanese mahjong wiki. Become a Redditor and subscribe to one of thousands of communities. A marker riicni indicator is commonly used to keep track of the round.


Find out what you can do. Rinshan kaihou combines with Haitei when a kan is declared with exactly one tile in the live wall and the declarer wins on the subsequent dead wall draw. Discord channel dedicated to mahjong.

This is not possible in most other rulesets. The ratio of games played in Tenhou’s Normal Room are six to eight times ruels games in row 2 basic kuitan than in row 1 nashi The player who is in the East position is the dealer.

Play Mahjong online, no downloads required. The winner does not need to have another yaku, Renhou by itself is the yaku.

Riichi Competition Rules Overview – Mahjong Wiki (麻将维基)

I think a private lobby with a population is more likely to help you, but starting a new private thing might not. Before the tiles are shuffled and the wall is built, each player sits down arbitrarily at the table.

It’s starting to get into the middle of the riichi tournament season EMA-wise so I expect there’ll be a fair few people who are keen for practice games. In other words, you will have three normal number 5 tiles in each suit and one red 5 tile.

Retrieved from ” http: I wouldn’t go as far as mjbyebye but I’d also point out there’s not really any serious tournaments from major organizations that uses them.



General mahjong news site Reach Mahjong of New York: This is awarded to any player winning by Ron within the first uninterrupted set of turns, before the player has made his first draw from the wall. Navigation menu Personal tools Create account Log in.

The wind tile drawn is your seat wind. Notify administrators if there is objectionable content in this page. Players may declare Riichi with any score. Rule sets European tournaments. Shuffle the wind tiles face down and arranged them sandwiched richi between the odd and even tile as seen below.

Table counters affect the hand score normally. This will determine who draws first and from which side. After each Hanchan, players receive a relatively large uma ofi. If you want to discuss contents of this page – this is the easiest way to do it.