HONG KONG, Mar 28, 2016 – (ACN Newswire) – World Mahjong Limited, owners and operators of the World Series of Mahjong have signed an agreement with Macro Mahjong Platform, LTD, owners and operators of the premier web-based, real money, multiplayer mahjong game Mahjong Club.
With a history that stretches back to 2009, Mahjong Club provides a fast paced and exciting platform for Mahjong enthusiasts all over the world to test their skills against one another. A key feature of the sponsorship will be Mahjong Club’s daily tournaments which are free to enter. These tournaments are in progress and are held at 7pm JST. The top 5 cumulative winners of these tournaments will be sent free to participate in the World Series of Mahjong held in Macau in early December. In addition, Mahjong Club will also be sending the 7 highest ranking players to compete in the World Series of Mahjong as a reward for playing at Mahjong Club.
Aside from the daily tournaments, once a month Mahjong Club we will hold a 1000 dollar Riichi tournament with a buy in of only 5 dollars. In addition to winning seats to the WSOM finals in Macau, players at Mahjong Club will also have the opportunity to win vacation packages and a brand new car!
WSOM features the best mahjong players from around the world, all competing for cash prizes in an exhilarating tournament held in Asia’s entertainment capital.
“We are extremely pleased to have this opportunity to work together with Macro Mahjong and Mahjong Club to help players win entry into and qualify for the 2016 World Series of Mahjong Main Event Championship Tournament,” said Mr. Jim Mehren, President of World Mahjong Limited. “Our agreement with Macro Mahjong is an important step to bring the World Series of Mahjong even closer to players from key areas around the world.”
“We are excited to work with the World Series of Mahjong, whom we regard as the pinnacle of tournament Mahjong play in existence today,” said Mr. Marc Dannenberg, COO of Macro Mahjong Platform, LTD. “Mahjong Club uses the most trusted software in existence for real money mahjong play and the WSOM is the most trusted organization when looking at their history, experience and ability to grow Mahjong worldwide. We believe this partnership will be a huge growth driver for both parties.”
For further information on Macro Mahjong and how to join the online games at Mahjong Club please visit: www.mahjongclub.com
For more information on the World Series of Mahjong, please visit: http://worldmahjong.com
World Mahjong Limited
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ABOUT THE WORLD SERIES OF MAHJONG
The World Series of Mahjong is the first, true world championship mahjong tournament that offers a significant prize purse. The tournament is open to any participant of legal age, and is promoted throughout the world. The event is owned and operated by World Mahjong Ltd.
ABOUT WORLD MAHJONG LTD
The World Series of Mahjong is owned and managed by World Mahjong Limited. World Mahjong Limited was founded by a team of international media and entertainment professionals who are based in the Greater China region and well-versed in the management of high-profile international sporting and entertainment events.
ABOUT MACRO MAHJONG PLATFORM, LTD
Mahjong Club is the premier web based real money multiplayer mahjong game on the internet. Mahjong Club is powered by Mahjong Club’s software, the only licensed and regulated software on the market today. Mahjong Club’s commitment to its players is to remain as the state of the art for player experience, giving the highest bonuses and the most exciting customer experience available online. Mahjong Club strives to offer the largest selection of Mahjong games with rule sets from all over the world.
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Mar 28, 2016 11:00 HKT/SGT
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