Mahjong

Alamo Drafthouse Bringing Themed Feast for Special Crazy Rich Asians Screenings

click to enlarge<p>There's a lot hanging in the balance as <i>Crazy Rich Asians</i> hits theaters this Wednesday, August 15. The first contemporary movie …

San Antonio

Translating CRAZY RICH ASIANS From Book To Screen

How the adaptation of Kevin Kwan’s breakout novel accentuated the cultural conflict in the pages.Read more...

Romantic Comedy

The Whimsical Plates Even Museum Curators Can’t Get Enough of

When Food52 co-founder Amanda Hesser first saw Virginia Sin’s porcelain paper plates, she was immediately fascinated. “I read about them somewhere,” she says. “It may have been in an actual paper magazine and I might have ripped out the page.”<p>Sin’s plates were eye-catching because they are …

Ceramics

Learn to play mahjong in 2.5 minutes | South China Morning Post

Mahjong is a tile-based game that’s been played in Asia for over 300 years and is gaining global popularity. Although the game is hard to …

China

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Is a ‘Joyful, Vibrant and Predictable’ Comedy: Review

<i>2.5 stars (out of 4)</i><p>They’re crazy-rich, all right. Think palatial estates and personal chefs and stunning couture gowns and an extravagant bachelor …

Bachelorette Party

Capital cuisine making the most of offal

I have a friend who treats ordering from a menu as a competition, rather like a game of cards. Especially if there is offal to be had: he has never …

Food & Dining

Upscale Chinese restaurant from ex-Kirin Court team opens in Plano

A new upscale Chinese restaurant from a familiar name in the industry is coming to Plano. Called <b>La Chine</b>, it'll open at 6145 Windhaven Pkwy., west of …

Selling

Live-Action Adaptation of Nobuyuki Fukumoto's Ten Manga Casts Eisaku Yoshida as Akagi

Show starring Gorō Kishitani premieres this fall<p>The official website for the live-action show based on Nobuyuki Fukumoto's Ten: Tenhō Dōri no …

Manga

Yakuza 0's PC port is a great way to learn Mahjong (and play Yakuza 0)

I've always been aware of the <i>Yakuza</i> series but never had a chance, or even a desire, to play the games. Much of that was ignorance -- I didn't really</i> …

Grand Theft Auto

Shop Margherita Missoni's Bohemian Chic Look Photos

Home Decorating

Pentagram's Abbott Miller's book on the game of Mahjong gets a reissue

The game of Mahjong has a long and fascinating history. Beginning in ancient China and originally developed in the Qing dynasty, it then made its way …

Graphic Design

Ritz Kobayashi's Saki Manga Goes on Hiatus Until October

Mahjong series also had 2-month break from July to September 2017<p>This year's 15th issue of Square Enix's Young Gangan magazine revealed on Friday …

Manga

5 things to do this weekend for Friday, Aug. 3, 2018

Here are your five things to do this weekend for Friday, Aug. 3, 2018.<p>1 – Honda Celebration of Light<br>August 4<br>Burrard Inlet, English Bay, …

Vancouver

Converse, Ford, Ferrero Rocher and Google shortlisted for Event Awards

The activation, which ran in February this year, features a range of rooms with one designed by rapper A$AP Nast, and another that celebrated the …

Advertising (UK)

Yakuza 0 trailer celebrates the game’s arrival on PC

Sega has released a launch trailer for the PC version of <i>Yakuza 0</i>, the prequel to the Yakuza series.The game goes back to the very beginning of Kazuma …

Gaming Industry

Masayuki Katayama's No Mark Bakuhaitō Mahjong Manga Gets Live-Action Film

NON STYLE's Akira Ishida stars alongside Yūma Yamato<p>Masayuki Katayama's No Mark Bakuhaitō manga is inspiring a live-action film. NON STYLE's Akira …

Manga

Drake's Designer Shares A Look At The Rapper's Former Miami Condo

Antonio and Drake picked the Jean-Paul Gaultier Roche Bobois Mah Jong sectional together at the Toronto store, and had it shipped over to Miami. A …

Lifestyle (Canada)

Swedish fashion designer brings bright, patterned aesthetic to Minneapolis museum show

Swedish designer Gudrun Sjödén brings her bright, patterned aesthetic to Minneapolis.

Ernst & Young

Mahjong is Now Officially a Team Sport in Japan

If you've ever seen or read Saki and wanted to see more team mahjong competitions in real life, your wish is about to be granted. A new mahjong …

Fight Club

One of Hong Kong's last mahjong carvers on preserving tradition, upholding her family legacy, and her hopes for young people

Mahjong is played by millions of people. However, while the traditional tile-based strategy game is as popular as ever, there is one aspect of it …

Hong Kong

Panties Censored In Nintendo Switch eShop Art

When mahjong game <i>Taisen Hot Gimmick: Cosplay-Jan</i> <i>for Nintendo Switch</i> was first revealed, the game’s official art featured a woman showing her panties. …

Nintendo

Nintendo Clamps Down On Risqué Imagery By Censoring Taisen Hot Gimmick Switch Port

Zerodiv's mahjong game <b>Taisen Hot Gimmick: Cosplay-Jan</b> has recently made it onto the Switch's Japanese eShop, previously being available exclusively …

Retrogaming

Ketchup Shrimp Stir-Fry: Bill’s Mom’s Recipe

Me and Ketchup Shrimp go a long way back. Pronounced “cure jup ha” in Cantonese dialect, it was a family dish that my mom used to make for special …

Recipes

You're not going ANYWHERE! Mahjong-playing woman traps her son under a STOOL so she can play the game with full attention

A Chinese mother has caused a public outrage after a trending video showed her trapping her toddler son under a plastic tool while playing mahjong …

Small Spaces

Shocking footage of gambling mum goes viral

The distressed little lad can be seen struggling to climb out of the small space underneath as his mum totally blanks him while she plays the game …

Small Spaces

A Minimal Home Has All Your Modern Furniture Design Crushes

Name: Alle Fister and Don Popkes Location: Playa Del Rey, California Size: 4,500 square feet Years lived in: 6 years, owned Alle Fister—owner of …

Home

Bohemian Apartment Family Room - Eclectic - Family Room - New York - by Incorporated

Becky Harris added this to 7 Haute Home Decor Ideas for Fashion Lovers<p>7. Upholster your furniture in fashion fabrics. The Mah Jong sofa from Roche …

Interior Design

Tweepy Status.created_at time is not consistent with the actual time the timeline

I have a 'tweet' object collected using tweepy in Python. The object has attribute created_at which should give the posting time of the tweet.Here is …

Mahjong

Gin to Kin Drama Staff to Also Make Drama for Fukumoto's Ten Manga

Kaiji/Akagi creator serialized Ten from 1989-2002<p>A live-action drama adaptation based on Nobuyuki Fukumoto's Ten: Tenhō Dōri no Kaidanji manga has …

Manga

7 things to do in Vancouver today: Monday, June 11

Monday, Monday! So good to me! Get your new week going with a Pizza Making Party, Monday Night Run Club, and the rest of our picks of seven events to …

Belly Dancing