Japanese Young Gangan magazine recently announced that Ritz Kobayashi’s manga, Saki, will be adapted into live action. The live action project will be divided into two versions. The first version is 4 episodes series that will be aired in Japan in December, while the second version is a movie that will debut in Japan in early 2017.
This manga tells about Saki, a girl who had to play mahjong because of the demands of her family even though she did not like the game. Later she was invited to join the mahjong club at school and find out how it feels to compete with formidable opponents from other schools. The success of the manga itself have made into anime adaptation.