Advantage Yahtzee

Advantage Yahtzee

By: Olaf Vancura (author)Paperback

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Buried within this seemingly simple game is a mathematical puzzle so complex, the game has long been considered unsolvable by the mathematical world. But now the code has been broken and an optimal strategy discovered for playing Yahtzee. This book shows you how to improve your results with a powerful score-enhancing strategy--based on the best possible way to play -- that's been simplified for easy recall and use. Beat your friends, your kids, and anyone else who doesn't play according to the Advantage Yahtzee Strategy. Also included: Special "Yahtzee Advantage Play" tip boxes that take you step-by-step through the important points; A strategy for maximising results against other players; A unique distribution breakdown that lets you compare your scores with the universe of possible scores to see how well you have done.

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About Author

Olaf received his Ph.D in physics from Johns Hopkins University in 1992. Subsequently, he joined the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics and for several years taught the Casino Gambling curriculum at Tufts University. Formerly Vice President of Game Development at Mikohn Gaming, he currently serves as Chief Creative Officer of Progressive Gaming International Corp.


Yahtzee, A Brief History; Yahtzee, the Rules; Contemplating Yahtzee Strategies; Yahtzee's Secrets Unlocked; The Basic Strategy 6.Basic Opening Strategy; Basic Middle-Game Strategy; Basic End-Game Strategy; Playing Against Others.

Product Details

  • publication date: 01/01/2001
  • ISBN13: 9780929712048
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 151
  • ID: 9780929712048
  • weight: 50
  • ISBN10: 0929712048

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