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Advantage Yahtzee

Advantage Yahtzee

The code has been broken and an optimal strategy is now available for playing Yahtzee!

Buried within Yahtzee is a mathematical puzzle so complex that this seemingly simple game had long been considered unsolvable by the mathematical world. 

Advantage Yahtzee 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 in Advantage Yahtzee:

  • Special “Yahtzee Advantage Play” tip boxes that take you step-by-step through the important points.
  • A strategy for maximizing 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’ve done.

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About The Author(s)

Olaf Vancura, Ph.D.
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.

Advantage Yahtzee / 152 pages / Olaf Vancura, Ph.D.

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