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All you need to know about Greed

Is Greed fun to play?
Players: 2 – 6 players | Game Duration 30 – 30 mins | Min. Age 7+ | Game complexity: EASY Genre: Dice Solo game mode: No | Co-op: No | Online Version: No

What is Greed about?

The Thrill of the Roll – Discovering ‘Greed’

‘Greed’ is a dice game that mixes luck, strategy, and a whole lot of fun.

What is ‘Greed’?

‘Greed,’ also known as ‘10,000,’ is a captivating dice game. Its beauty lies in its simplicity – just six dice and a scorepad to get started. Perfect for ages 10 and up, ‘Greed’ is an excellent choice for family game nights or casual get-togethers with friends.

How to Play

The gameplay of ‘Greed’ is pretty simple, really. Each player takes turns rolling the six dice. Your goal? To score points and be the first to reach 10,000 points. On your turn, you roll all six dice and set aside any scoring dice . Then, you have a choice: you can either bank your points or take a risk and roll the rest of the dice for a shot at scoring even more.

Game Mechanics and Scoring

Now, let’s talk about the scoring, which is the heart of ‘Greed.’ Certain combinations of dice and individual dice have specific point values. For example:

  • A single 1 is worth 100 points.
  • A single 5 is worth 50 points.
  • Three of a kind, like three 2s, scores 200 points.
  • Three 1s are a high score of 1000 points!

If you roll a combination with no scoring dice, ’ and you lose all points accumulated in that turn. The risk and reward element here is tantalizing, pushing you to either play it safe or go for the big scores.

Why ‘Greed’ is a Blast!

What makes ‘Greed’ so much fun? It’s the perfect blend of luck and strategy. You’re constantly making decisions – whether to play it safe and bank your points or push your luck for a bigger score. The game fosters an exciting atmosphere as players cheer and groan with each roll of the dice.

The Social Factor

Another reason why ‘Greed’ shines is its social aspect. It’s not just about rolling dice – it’s about the laughter, the friendly competition, and the shared excitement. It’s a game that brings people together, regardless of age or gaming experience.

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How to Play Greed and Review Videos

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