Hong Kong Mahjong Instructions
The most popular variation, is the Hong Kong Mahjong style. This version has been made even easier to play with a variation of winning methods. So let's start the ball rolling (in this case, the dice), and begin playing Hong Kong Mahjong. The Hong Kong Mahjong set The basic Mahjong set has 136 pieces, which contains 36 distinct kinds of pieces (4 of each kind). There are three suits, which run from one to nine. 1) Bamboos Hong Kong Mahjong Game Rules - Bamboos 2) Characters Hong Kong Mahjong Game Rules - Characters 3) Dots Hong Kong Mahjong Game Rules - Dots Furthermore, there are four directional tiles (Winds or Feng), labeled as East, South, West, and North (4 pieces each). Hong Kong Mahjong Game Rules -East-South-West-North There are also three Cardinal tiles (Dragons or Special Honor Pieces), labeled as Red Dragon, Green Dragon, and White Dragon (4 pieces each). Hong Kong Mahjong Game Rules - Cardinal Lastly, there are eight optional which consist of two sets of four tiles: each series marked 1, 2, 3, and 4.