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Yahtzee

Yahtzee is a dice game made by Milton Bradley (now owned by Hasbro), which was first marketed by game entrepreneur Edwin S. Lowe in 1956. The game is a development of earlier dice games such as Yacht and Generala. A public domain version of Yahtzee, which is popular especially in Scandinavia, is Yatzy. Yahtzee is also similar to the English game of Poker Dice and the Cheerio dice game.

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Yahtzee (game show)
... Yahtzee is a game show that aired from January 11 to September 1988 ... Based on the dice game Yahtzee, the show was hosted by Peter Marshall, with Larry Hovis serving as both the show's announcer and a regular panelist ... Yahtzee was originally taped at Trump's Castle in Atlantic City, New Jersey, though later it moved to Showboat Hotel Casino ...
Games Related To Yahtzee
... A number of related games under the Yahtzee brand have been produced ... As Yahtzee itself has been sold since the 1954, the variants released over the years are more recent in comparison, with the oldest one, Triple Yahtzee, developed in 1972, eighteen years after the introduction of ... This article outlines each of Yahtzee's known variants, as well as brief descriptions of how they are played ...
Games Related To Yahtzee - Yahtzee Texas Hold'em
... Yahtzee Texas Hold 'em, marketed in 2005, combines the concepts of the parent game and the poker variant Texas hold 'em ... House, Straight (five-dice sequence), Four-of-a-Kind, Flush, regular Yahtzee (a Yahtzee of differently colored dice), Straight Flush, and Yahtzee Flush (a Yahtzee of the same color) ...
Yahtzee - Cultural References
... Ben "Yahtzee" Croshaw is a British video games critic currently based in Australia who takes his pseudonym from the game ... Yahtzee is played by Queen Sophie-Anne in HBO's True Blood ... In Scary Movie 3 Yahtzee is played by one of the main characters ...
List Of Milton Bradley Company Products - Board Games
... Where's The Beef? (game) (1984) Which Witch? (game) (1970s) Why (1958) Yahtzee (1956, MB from 1973) Casino Yahtzee (1986) Jackpot Yahtzee (1980) Mickey Mouse Yahtzee (1988) Showdown Yahtzee (1991) Triple ...