Classic board games like Mahjong, Go, backgammon and more are still very popular in spite of the online surge.
With easy access to the Internet, numerous phone apps, and sophisticated tablets, we are easily exposed to a variety of games that we might not have ever played, or even hear about!
The board game Mahjong has been around for many generations in the East and has provided countless hours of fun, skill, and a variety of different strategies.
While maintaining popularity in the Eastern world for ages, the game is gaining more and more popularity in the Western world.
The name was supposedly originated by Confucius and his love for birds.
It has been stated that the Mahjong tile make the sound of sparrows.
Playing this fascinating game online can be fun; however investing in a game set will allow you to interact with friends and loved ones in your home setting or a club.
There will still be plenty options via phone apps and more to practice your skill online if you choose. But an evening with friends and family can’t be found on an app.
If you a beginner or if you are already a skilled player you can put your skills to the test by playing against others in a variety of tournaments that are held throughout the year all over the world.
Not only would it be exciting and give you the opportunity to meet other players you will also have a chance at a cash prize!
No two Mahjong game sets are created equal there are different versions that include a Western or American and also a variety of Oriental versions.
Go to this page for a look at 24 versions of the Mahjong board game.
The type you invest in is a personal choice, the games are very similar with some subtle changes that may involve the number of tiles and some rule variations.
Offered below is a wide variety of Mahjong game sets that are themed, American or Western and several other options.
If you only need the tiles be sure to check out our Mahjong Tile Sets page.