A brief guide to mahjong’s tiles
Learn Chinese numerals as you build a hand. This is the number five.
The stalks indicate the value of the tile, except for one, which is a peacock.
By far the simplest of the suits. No symbols or birds, just count the number of dots.
The more complex of the two types of honor tile, you’ll be discarding these.
Like winds, but more useful. No matter the situation, a dragon set will mean points.