## Tuesday, June 26, 2012

### Match roll

Dice Game: Match roll

1) This game is played with 2 players.
2) It is played with two dice.
3) Each player rolls the dice to see who goes first. The lowest roll goes first. A 2 is the lowest roll. If a tie, both players roll again.
4) Note that the lowest roll goes first in this game and is player 1.
5) Player 1 rolls the dice, player 2 has to match the roll. (E.g., you roll a 6, player 2 has to roll a 6.)
6) If player 2 matches the roll they win. If they don't match the roll, player 1 rolls and tries to match the roll that player 2 just rolled.
7) The first player to match the other players roll wins.

### Roll twenty times

Dice Game: Roll twenty times

1) This game is played with 1 - unlimited players.
2) It is played with two dice.
3) Each player rolls the dice to see who goes first. The highest roll goes first. A 12 is the highest roll. The rest of the order is decided by highest rolls. If a tie, those players roll again.
4) Each player rolls the dice twenty times and adds up their score after twenty rolls.
5) The highest score you can get is 240.
6) Then the next player goes and tries to beat the score. If players end up with the same score, each player rolls the dice until tie is broken to see who wins.
7) If you play the game by yourself, see how high of a score you can get after twenty rolls.

Similar Games - Roll ten times is played by rolling ten times instead of twenty.

### Roll ten times

Dice Game: Roll ten times

1) This game is played with 1 - unlimited players.
2) It is played with two dice.
3) Each player rolls the dice to see who goes first. The highest roll goes first. A 12 is the highest roll. The rest of the order is decided by highest rolls. If a tie, those players roll again.
4) Each player rolls the dice ten times and adds up their score after ten rolls.
5) The highest score you can get is 120.
6) Then the next player goes and tries to beat the score. If players end up with the same score, each player rolls the dice until tie is broken to see who wins.
7) If you play the game by yourself, see how high of a score you can get after ten rolls.

Similar Games - Roll twenty times is played by rolling twenty times instead of ten.

## Tuesday, June 19, 2012

### Dice race 3

Dice Game: Dice race 3

1) This game is played with 2 players.
2) It is played with one die.
3) Each player rolls the dice to see who goes first. The highest roll goes first. A 12 is the highest roll. If a tie, both players roll again.
4) Both players put a die, coin, or other piece in the start box. The first player rolls and moves his piece the number on the die and follows any instructions in the square. Then the next player rolls and moves his piece. Two players can land in the same square at a time.
5) The goal is to land in the finish line box before the other player. You need the exact number to land in the finish line box. If you are one square away from it, and roll a 3, you don't move. You have to wait until you roll a 1.
6) The first player to land in the finish line box wins.
7) Note that the quickest you can win the race is in three moves. One way is by rolling a 4, then 6, then 4.
8) You can print out the race track by first clicking on the image to make it bigger.
9) The total length of the race is 14 squares.

Similar Games - Other dice races are 1 and 2.

### Dice race 2

Dice Game: Dice race 2

1) This game is played with 2 players.
2) It is played with one die.
3) Each player rolls the dice to see who goes first. The highest roll goes first. A 12 is the highest roll. If a tie, both players roll again.
4) Both players put a die, coin, or other piece in the start box. The first player rolls and moves his piece the number on the die and follows any instructions in the square. Then the next player rolls and moves his piece. Two players can land in the same square at a time.
5) The goal is to land in the finish line box before the other player. You need the exact number to land in the finish line box. If you are one square away from it, and roll a 3, you don't move. You have to wait until you roll a 1.
6) The first player to land in the finish line box wins.
7) Note that the quickest you can win the race is in two moves. One way is by rolling a 6, then 3.
8) You can print out the race track by first clicking on the image to make it bigger.
9) The total length of the race is 9 squares.

Similar Games - Other dice races are 1 and 3.

### Dice race 1

Dice Game: Dice race 1

1) This game is played with 2 players.
2) It is played with one die.
3) Each player rolls the dice to see who goes first. The highest roll goes first. A 12 is the highest roll. If a tie, both players roll again.
4) Both players put a die, coin, or other piece in the start box. The first player rolls and moves his piece the number on the die and follows any instructions in the square. Then the next player rolls and moves his piece. Two players can land in the same square at a time.
5) The goal is to land in the finish line box before the other player. You need the exact number to land in the finish line box. If you are one square away from it, and roll a 3, you don't move. You have to wait until you roll a 1.
6) The first player to land in the finish line box wins.
7) Note that the quickest you can win the race is in three moves. One way is by rolling a 5, then 6, then 1.
8) You can print out the race track by first clicking on the image to make it bigger.
9) The total length of the race is 12 squares.

Similar Games - Other dice races are 2 and 3.

### Roll higher

Dice Game: Roll higher

1) This game is played with 2 players.
2) It is played with one die.
3) Each player rolls the dice to see who goes first. The highest roll goes first. A 12 is the highest roll. If a tie, both players roll again.
4) The first player rolls one die four times, adding up the total of all four rolls.
5) The next player has to roll four times also and get a higher total.
6) If they do not get a higher total they lose. If they get a higher total they win.
7) Note that if the first player rolls four 6's for a total of 24, player two has to roll four 6's to win, since you can't roll a 25.
8) The lowest you can roll on four rolls is a 4, the highest is a 24.

## Monday, June 18, 2012

### Five digit match

Dice Game: Five digit match

1) This game is played with 2 - unlimited players.
2) It is played with one die.
3) Each player rolls the dice to see who goes first. The highest roll goes first. A 12 is the highest roll. The rest of the order is decided by highest rolls. If a tie, those players roll again.
4) The first player to roll the number 61243 is the winner.
5) The number must be matched in order though. (E.g., you have to roll a 6 first, then a 1, then a 2, then a 4, then a 3.)
6) After each player rolls the die, the next player goes.

Variation - The game can be played with another five digit number. The number can be selected before the game starts.

Similar Games - The three dight match is played with a three digit number. The four digit match with a four digit number.