What makes this travel mahjong set unique?
Portable Mahjong Game Set -Take your Mahjong game on the road with this durable and moisture resistant soft fabric burgundy carry bag, so convenient!
This set has 166 durable hard resin white tiles (includes 2 extra jokers and 4 blank tile), 2 black plastic tile trays with clear lids, along with 4 handy tile racks with money holder ends, money/chips, and instructions.
It's all ready for your travels!
What are the dimensions?
Dimensions: 20.5" x 10" x 3.5".
Who is this travel mahjong set for?
For the mahjong player that is a road warrior travels a lot and wants to take their game with them.
What to learn more about how you can improve your mahjong skills?
Do you want to learn how to play the fun board game of mahjong or need to take your current mahjong strategy to a new level? If so then go to these mahjong training videos.
Some history of the mahjong tile material
Early mahjong tiles were constructed using bone and would more than likely backed with bamboo. Bone tile are still available but more often the modern mahjong tile set is made of a variety of materials including acrylic, celluloid, polyresin, Bakelite and even nylon.
Mahjong Sets: Experience the Classic Game
With the Internet, phone apps, and more, a lot of people are being exposed to games that they might not have ever had the chance to play otherwise, or even hear about for that matter!
The fact is that Mahjong sets have offered countless generations in the Eastern world with hours and hours of fun, skill, and strategy.
While popular in the Eastern world for centuries, the game largely became known to those on continents like Europe, North America, and South America through these phone apps and computer games.
However, the versions on the computer and phones do not offer you quite the same experience. You will want to take some time to experience the classic game that started it all if you enjoy playing the digital versions of it!
Mahjong Game Sets. The first thing you will want to do if you want to experience the thrill and challenge of the classic game is to purchase your very own Mahjong sets for your home.
There is some variation in the options available, and you will find the best selection in terms of price and style alike by shopping at a game or toy website online.
Because this game in its classic form isn't as popular in the West as it is in the East, purchasing online is truly your best option.
As you shop around, a carrying case or bag for your set is a “must.” Keep in mind that your set will come with approximately 136 or 144 tiles, not to mention the other pieces involved in the game, too.
The Popularity Of Tournaments. If you try out your Mahjong sets at home and find that you enjoy playing the classic version, as so many others around the globe do, you may want to consider looking for a tournament to play in near your home.
While the game isn't quite as popular in Western cultures as it is in the East, it is still a widely popular game that has a huge following, so you likely can find tournament-style play somewhere close to home.
This will give you the chance to improve your skills and try out your hand against a wide range of other players. Plus, tournaments of this kind are just plain fun!
The Variations Of Different Mahjong Styles. If you enjoy playing the classic version, you likely will also want to take some time to research variations of play.
As with many different types of games that have grown in popularity around the globe and that have been around for centuries, different variations have cropped up around the world.
These unique versions can really offer your whole family as well as your group of friends some fun while you experiment with them.