A collection of 60 posts
WRC seeding for the preliminary round... (tables and stuff)
For those interested in who will be paying who, the staff at osamuko.com would like to both explain how and who will play who, given the drawing mechanism and who got what number. Essentially, players were divided into 4 groups. Players may not play against other players from the
いよいよ来週はパリに初めてのリーチ麻雀世界選手権大会が開催します。 今までの情報は薄かったけど、今日の中日スポーツ新聞 [http://www.chunichi.co.jp/chuspo/]にこちらの特集がありました。 ちょっと遅いですけど遂に日本にも話題になるかな。 その上にニコニコ動画でイベントの生放送 [http://ch.nicovideo.jp/jpml]があります。 osamuko.comに所属する５6人の選手、アメリカ・カナダ・イギリス・ スウェーデン・フランスから出身が参戦します。 お楽しみに！ 更新 そしてルールの日本語訳がこちら [http://t.co/kLsApiYtA2] > リーチ麻雀世界選手権 <> ルールの邦訳です。日本で麻雀打ってる人たちにとってあまりに当たり前であろう部分はすっ飛ばしたり略したりしています。 http://t.co/kLsApiYtA2 — 若原隆宏 (@VetPress) July 14, 2014 [https://twitter.com/VetPress/statuses/
Completely unofficial WRC manner guidelines
It’s less than a week until the World Riichi Championship in Paris [http://www.wrc2014.com/location.php] will begin, marking an unprecedented clash between some of the best professional players from Japan [https://osamuko.com/which-pros-are-going-to-the-wrc/] and others from all over the world [http://www.wrc2014.com/inscription.
Which pros are going to the WRC?
People who have been waiting anxiously for the list of professionals who will be attending the World Riichi Championship need wait no longer! List can be seen at http://www.wrc2014.com/inscription.php after clicking the dot on Japan. I have copy and pasted the list below, but I
WRC2014 Registration Progress.
So, many of us were wondering what’s the beef regarding the current pace of player registration for the World Riichi Championship 2014, in Puteaux, France. The event was slated for mid-July, and the official deadline on the site was set for May 1. However, each country’s has been
Hot off the presses: Swedish Riichi Open 2014 results
The Swedish Open Riichi Mahjong Championship 2014 has concluded, with 36 participants from at least 4 countries. We have the results, and we also have some information regarding the two seats that Sweden has been allocated for the WRC2014 in Puteaux, France later in July. Paraphrasing Yazphier, Sweden has chosen
Upcoming World Riichi Championship Tournament
First off, a little introduction since not everyone is aware of what’s currently the hot topic in the western Mahjong hemisphere: The French Riichi Mahjong club TNT [http://tnt-rcr.com/home/] is organizing the first ever World Riichi Championship (WRC) in Paris between the 16th and 20th of July
Unofficial LIVE WRC 2014 NA Qualifier Rankings
Just posting this to beat USPML/whoever at the rankings Stream link:http://www.twitch.tv/uspml Player1st game Tenhou ScoreQualifier Score2nd game Tenhou ScoreQualifier Score 3rd game Tenhou ScoreQualifier Score4th game Tenhou ScoreQualifier Score5th game Tenhou ScoreQualifier Score6th game Tenhou ScoreQualifier ScoreTenhou Total Qualifier TotalDrballon543414141414116343-28-1811888JoeyV-23-1352327252-22-12-52 -4259398656SakiTaco-18-8-15-55131-20-102525222535鳳雛ちゃん-23-13-43-33513152325131 -24-146
The Disqualification of Horiuchi
The big news in the mahjong community this week is the disqualification of Horiuchi from the judansen. In East 4, Horiuchi was tenpai with Chi: , he draws a 3s and sighs then he slams the 3s from his hand (karagiri). Setokuma then reaches tenpai and discards a 1s, Horiuchi went
November Kimchi Tournament
Sunday, November 10th, 2013. Korean mahjong league tournament. My individual account of each hanchan. 半荘一 [南] First hand toimen riichi’d. I was 1 shanten yakuhai on nan. Also had three W tiles. I knew I wasn’t playing against akagi, so I played defense. Toimen was waiting for 14p,
October Pastry Open
Here is my individual account of the pastry tournament. (Copenhagen Open) All eight hanchans. Real names have been omitted in order to protect the identities of those who raged, were just stupidly lucky or otherwise. 半荘一 [西] Toimen and kamicha were both annoying to each other. Toimen had a nervous
#osamuko Swedish Riichi Tournament Report Compilation
As announced a while ago [http://www.osamuko.com/upcoming-tournament-in-sweden/] , a couple of #osamuko IRC denizens gathered in the Nordic city of Linköping for the Swedish Open Riichi Mahjong Championship 2013, a small 16-players tournament in mid-February. And it turned out to be quite a successful weekend for some of
Upcoming tournament in Sweden
Want to witness the genuine and ultimate osamuko Mahjong experience with sweaty tiles, smoky air and fingers in grave danger? Or alternatively (wannabe) little girls with mahjong superpowers? Yes, you sure do, right? Right?! (Yes drob, I’m looking at you specifically.) Then hurry up and sign up for the
Baidu Internet Team Tourney: We're in!
So the registration period has come to a close, in which an incredible 128 teams have made their intentions clear to take part. (The team table and other remarks are within the post, big wall of table) MatchTeam ATeam BTeam CTeam D011 1 HiM1 9 自らを演出する乙女の会1 83 四季基佬团1 128 麻雀って、
Mahjong team tournament from Baidu forums: 我们都要参加！
Our fan RegalStar stumbled across a post announcing the “7th Saki Cup Japanese Mahjong Group Tournament Registration Thread”. They seemed to want to welcome any Japanese Mahjong players, so he came up with this idea of having us get a team to participate. He should be making our intentions known