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Game Checkout Program: Yahtzee

Learn about the Holland & Terrell Libraries' game checkout program, including circulation policies and our collection of games!


Orange Yahtzee game box.Yahtzee is a multi-player dice game in which the objective is to obtain the highest score by throwing 5 dice.  Each game is 13 rounds as players try to achieve one of the 13 designated scoring categories (ex. 3 or 4 of a Kind, Full House, Straight, etc.).  Players get 3 rolls each turn to try to achieve one of the scoring categories.  Players keep score for each round and the player with the highest score after 13 rounds wins the game.

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Rules of Play

Game Facts

Number of players

  • 2 or more

Average playing time

  • 30 minutes
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