5 Dice


5 Dice is a dice game. Combine your dice to fill in all fields in the table and score the highest points. All you need is a good strategy and a fair amount of luck!


Game objective

Get the highest total score to win. Choose the combinations to enter carefully and fill in the complete table to maximize your score.


Gameplay

You play in turns.
On each turn, roll the dice up to 3 times to get the highest scoring combination for one of the 13 categories shown in the table.
You can decide to roll only a few dice again. Place the ones you want to keep next to the roll area. Only the ones in the circle will be rolled again.

You can roll up to 3 times, but you can stop and score after your first or second roll. Each category of the table can and must be used only once during the game. You cannot overwrite already entered scores. To enter a score tapclick on the table column. Confirm your selection with the button. If your throw does not match the column's requirement, a zero will be entered.


Table categories

The table consists of 2 sections. You can get a bonus of 35 points, when your total score in the left part of the table is 63 or higher.

Left table section

1 to 6
Only dice of the same number can be used to score. Try to get as many equal dice as possible and enter them in the respective category. Dices not showing the right number are not taken into account.

Bonus

The bonus is added automatically when you scored 63 or above in the left part, which equals 3 dice in every category. To strike it off is not possible.

Right table section

Special combinations
3x (3 of a kind): You need at least 3 dice of the same number. All other dice are used to score, too.
4x (4 of a kind): You need at least 4 dice of the same number. All other dice are used to score, too.
Full House: You need 3 dice of the same number and 2 of another. Example: 3x 6 and 2x 3. Any Full House is worth 25 points.
Small Straight: Your dice need to show any sequence of four numbers. 1, 2, 3, 4 or 2, 3, 4, 5 or 3, 4, 5, 6 are possible. Any Small Straight is worth 30 points.
Large Straight: Your dice need to show any sequence of five numbers. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 or 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 are possible. Any Large Straight is worth 40 points.
5x (5 of a kind): You need all 5 dice showing the same number. Any 5 of a kind is worth 50 points.
SOS: When you cannot score in another category you can enter your roll here. All dice are counted and no requirements have to be met.


Joker

If somone gets 5 of a kind again, it can be entered as the maximum score in any remaining column. Additionaly 50 extra points for scoring another 5 of a kind is added to the score.


End of game

Once each player has filled in all 13 categories, the game ends. The player with the highest total score wins the game.


Revenge

All players can make their first move simultaneously. So the player who starts the revenge can always make a move.

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