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Text Yahtzee

version 1.4.0.0 (5.97 KB) by Zachary Danziger
Play Yahtzee in the command window, with multiple players per game.

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Updated 03 Apr 2013

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Object: Roll dice for scoring combinations and get the highest total score.
This text-based command window Yahtzee game was inspired by a few of the other submissions on this site. This version has the following features:

- High scores list
- Multi-player versus option
- Stable, pleasing and intuitive interface
- Conforms to all official Yahtzee rules (including bonus Yahtzee joker scoring: http://www.hasbro.com/common/instruct/Yahtzee.pdf)
- Short, modular, commented code (usefull for editing and following flow)
- Consice and transparent score allocation logic
- Text-only game mechanics makes it look like you're working

>> ZYahtzee % runs game
>> ZYahtzee(p) % runs game for p players

Enjoy a brief game of Yahtzee!

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Zachary Danziger (2021). Text Yahtzee (https://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/fileexchange/27891-text-yahtzee), MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

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Created with R2009b
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