When&where were mahjong tile games born?

Answer Mahjong, the popular tile game, was invented in China. More specifically, it's conjectured that it originated around Shanghai. Although it's argued that the game is over 2,500 years old, the first ... Read More »

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3D Mahjong Games?

Mahjong is a traditional Chinese puzzle game that requires players to remove paired symbol blocks in order to clear the board. It has taken many forms throughout the years, from a multi-player game... Read More »

Are all games of mahjong winnable?

Mahjong is not always winnable. To win a game, you must clear all of the tiles from the board by matching like tiles. Only the tiles that have at least one side untouched by anther tile can be play... Read More »

Who invented Mahjong?

Mahjong originated in China possibly more than two millennia ago, but no tiles have been found that predate the 1800s. There is no one inventor of the game. Mahjong spread beyond China after 1900, ... Read More »

Where did mahjong orginate?

Mahjong, a game played with a set of 144 tiles, was invented in China. The exact date of origination is unknown, with some claiming it was around the time of Confucius, while others say it began a... Read More »