Venue: 蟹岛度假村 (15mins drive from Beijing Capital International Airport)
Date: 28 November (check in) to 1 December 12pm
Meals: All covered
Max Players: 300 (First register first serve)
Special Guest: Doppo (3rd Tenhoui)
Prizes: Top 24 to get some qualification certificate (?), Top 8 to get trophies, Top 24 to get some mahjong soul thingy…
Price: 1980 RMB, availability of room is first pay first serve
How to Register: You can contact me first, and I will add you to a group so we can arrange roommates.
Please let me know by this Saturday. If you need more time to decide, at least let me know that you’re interested and still trying to decide.
June ~July (Depending on the number of players’ and their availability)
This tournament is open to all Singapore players. Please register on the SMC website or join us on Facebook at Singapore Japanese (Reach) Mahjong Group.
There will be 10 han-chans played on Tenhou. Every han-chan is scheduled based on players’ availability so this is NOT a 1-day tournament. The exact format including eliminations will be released after the list of registrants is confirmed and will be informed via WhatsApp group. All games are played on weekday nights or weekends depending on players’ availability.
Players’ required commitment is to play 1 or 2 han-chans per day about 2 to 3 times a week. Special arrangements can be made for players who are going overseas etc BUT tell us BEFOREHAND.
Basically, Tenhou rules will be used except for the following changes:
- Aka nashi
- NO Buttobi (bankruptcy)
- NO Mid-Game Draws
- Atama Hane = NO double/triple ron
- NO Agari Yame = last dealer must ren-chan if he wins/tenpai
- NO Sudden Death = han-chan will stop at S4 even if all players below 30k
The playing speed will be 5 + 10 seconds.
- Top 4 players will represent Singapore for International Online Riichi Mahjong Competition 2019 (IORMC). 5th and 6th place will become substitute players.
- Champion for this tournament will receive a waiver for SMC December tournament.
The registration starts on 21 May (Tuesday) 12pm and ends on 2 June 11:59pm. It will be first register 1st serve. Allow us for some working time to confirm your registration. We will accept players in a group of 4 but will confirm receipt of your registration nonetheless.
All fields are required. Please note that you will be added to a Whatsapp group conversation when registration has been finalised.
I’ve received an email regarding a real life riichi mahjong tournament organised by Korea. Korea organises this every year and around October.
If you would like to register, you can contact their organiser directly as per the details below.
– Time: Oct. 27th, 2019, 09:00AM
– Place: Rich Mahjong Cafe, Seoul Korea (http://kml.or.kr/xe/176)
– Host: Korean Mahjong League (http://kml.or.kr)
* Email (Korean, English, Japanese):
* Twitter: @KrMahjongLeague
– Registration for Foreigner: Aug.1 ~ Oct. 19, 2019 (Korea Time Line)
– Entry Fee: \15,000 (US$15.00)
– Entry Fee Payment: Foreigner will pay the fee at place
– Requirement: A person who is able to play off-line mahjong with no problem
– To register, visit Korean Mahjong League homepage(http://kml.or.kr) and go to ‘[Competition]-[KRMC Registration]‘.(direct link: http://kml.or.kr/xe/competition_krmc_submit) Write the registration application with title ‘English Name’
– Winner: Trophy, Prize
– 2nd Place: Trophy
[Championship Rules Variation]
– 10-20 uma point applied, after all four game is finished, the player with most points will be the winner. Next to the Winner will be 2nd place.
– Apply the basic rules of Korean Mahjong League Competition Rules(http://kml.or.kr/xe/1665), with the exceptions below;
: No mid-game draw (ex. 4 same winds, 4 kongs, 4 riichis, 9 terminals & honours, 3 rons)
: 60min time limit (the game ends after that hand is finishied)
– 09:00 ~ 09:30: Registration & match draw
– 09:30 ~ 10:00: Championship orientations & instructions
– 10:10 ~ 11:10: 1st game
– 11:20 ~ 12:20: 2nd game
– 12:30 ~ 13:30: 3rd game
– 13:40 ~ 14:40: 4th game
– 14:50: Awards
Introduction and winners: http://kml.or.kr/xe/61399