Chapter 4. Interface Overview

The Game Menu

The Game menu lets you control the status of the current game:

GameNew (Ctrl+N)

Finishes the current game and starts a new session with new tiles.

GameRestart Game (F5)

Restarts the current game with the same tiles.

GamePause (P)

Pauses the game, especially the timer which affects the scoring. The menu entry is also used for resuming the game.

GameShow High Scores (Ctrl+H)

Shows your top ten charts of Shisen-Sho.

GameQuit (Ctrl+Q)

Quits Shisen-Sho.

Some of the menu items can also be controlled by keyboard shortcuts. See the section called “Default Key Bindings” for a list.