List of Mahjong Articles in English by xKime

List of Mahjong Articles in English by xKime

Quick list of articles about mahjong (and theory!) I’ve written or translated and published online. You can’t complain about the lack of theory anymore!

I've got a Mahjong Blog now where I'm posing new articles. Check it out too!


What is a Professional Mahjong Player
The Art of Winning in Riichi Mahjong: Understanding and Calculating the Chances
Tenhou Mahjong Server: A Warning for Players - Online vs Offline
Mahjong Statistics vs Japanese Riichi Players - Who's Right?
Ultimate List of the Best Riichi Mahjong Tools for English Speakers
Ultimate Guide to Mahjong Tables
How to Stop Mahjong Losing Streaks
Tenhou Mahjong Game Log Review

Introducing Puyo
Beginner Tile Efficiency: Incomplete Set (Taatsu) Theory
Important Complex Shapes (Part-1)
Important Complex Shapes (Part-2)
Yaku (Hand Points)
Half Flushes, Part 1
Half Flushes, Part 2
Pair Theory Part 1, Winning a Hand
Pair Theory Part 2
A Pro’s Awareness (Kojima-Sensei)
HP (Yaku) Explanation, Flushes 1
Yuki Michi’s Blog
HP (Yaku) Explanation, Flushes 2


Tile Efficiency 101:
Part 1: https://osamuko.com
Part 2: https://osamuko.com
Part 3: https://osamuko.com
Part 4: https://osamuko.com
Part 5: https://osamuko.com

How to Get Better at Jansou Mode

Pechorin Style Doctrine (Or “how not to lose to yourself and tenhou”)
Concealed vs Exposed
Tsuchida Koushou P Homage
Pro Player Interview: Kawamura Akihiro (Click to check out my interview with him!)
Experience in Japan (Or “how I lost all my money”)
More strategy! Honors
SEX (Or “explaining tenhou stats”)
Top 10 Mahjong Goddesses NSFW (Or “the day Osamuko became sankaku”)
Playing a Good Game and Losing

RM Forums
Translation of Japanese Videos About Manners in Mahjong, Part 1
Translation of Japanese Videos About Manners in Mahjong, Part 2
An impromptu (and outdated) guide to the types of kan and how to use them effectively

My Books

Guía de Profundización en Mahjong Básico(Pending revision and English translation) $4 Revised, copyrighted, and awesome! Not yet translated. At Kindle Store

Mahjong Theory: Survival of the Fastest (Pending… writing. Coming soon)