For detailed information about this series, see: Yakuman on Wikipedia
Yakuman is a series of mahjong videogames produced by Nintendo and only released in Japan.
Seven games have been released:
- Computer Mah-jong Yakuman (October 18, 1983), portable LCD game.
- Yakuman (April 21, 1989), Game Boy.
- Shin 4-Jin Uchi Mahjong: Yakuman Tengoku (June 28, 1991), Famicom.
- Dokodemo Taikyoku: Yakuman Advance (October 26, 2001), Game Boy Advance.
- Yakuman DS (March 31, 2005), Nintendo DS. An updated version was released in September 2006, titled Yakuman DS with Wi-Fi Support
- Yakuman Wii: Ide Yosuke no Kenkou Mahjong (May 20, 2008), WiiWare.
- Yakuman Houou (February 18, 2015), Nintendo 3DS, WiiU.
Nintendo also released in 2013 an actual mahjong set called Yakuman Houou, and a mahjong mat called Yakuman Mat.
Links to other series
Mascot link: Miis appear in Yakuman Wii.
|Mario||March 01, 2005||Yakuman DS features many Mario characters, while a Majong Tile from Yakuman Houou is a costume in Super Mario Maker.||1
|Super Smash Bros.||December 07, 2018||The Yakuman Player appears as a spirit in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate; he's also as a sticker in Brawl, while Yakuman DS is referenced in Toadsworth's trophy.||1|