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Special Mahjiang Hands

Special Mahjiang hands have very high scores and can decide the outcome of a game. Some special Mahjiang hands are so rare, a player may never see one during the course of a game.

The Hidden Treasure

The Hidden Treasure
Example of The Hidden Treasure Special Hand

Four concealed sets of three-of-a-kind and a pair, all drawn from the wall even the last tile, concealed kongs are allowed. Double score twice.

All Honours

All Honours
Example of All Honours Special Hand

Four sets (threes or fours) and a pair of Winds and Dragons exclusively. Double score three times.

All Terminals

All Terminals
Example of All Terminals Special Hand

Four sets (threes or fours) and a pair of 1's and 9's exclusively. Double score.

All Green

All Green
Example of All Green Special Hand

Four sets (threes or fours) and a pair composed of any of the following wholly green tiles; Green Dragons, 2, 3, 4, 6, & 8 Bamboo. 1, 5, 7, & 9's can not be used. A 2, 3, 4 straight is allowed. Pays the limit.

Three Great Scholars (Large Three Honours)

Three Great Scholars
Example of Three Great Scholars Special Hand

Three sets (threes or fours) of each of the three dragons, Red, Green and White, the remaining set and pair which complete the hand may be of any kind. Pays the limit.

Four Large Blessings

Four Large Blessings
Example of Four Large Blessings Special Hand

Sets (threes or fours) of all four Winds and a pair of any kind. Pays the limit.

All Kongs

All Kongs
Example of All Kongs Special Hand

Four sets of four-of-a-kind and a pair of any sort. Pays the limit.

Nine United Sons

Nine United Sons
Example of Nine United Sons Special Hand

A concealed hand of all one suit in the following formation 1,1,1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,9,9 when completed by any tile of the suit, either drawn or discarded. Pays the limit.

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