Tile Hog

Tile hog is having all four of the same numerical tile in more than one set. Kongs do not count as a tile hog. This pattern is found in Chinese Official and New Style mahjong.

Example 1
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Across two sets: a pung and a chow using 2's

Example 3
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Across three sets: two chows and a pair of 3's

Example 2
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Across four sets: four chows using 5's

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