The Yahtzee Rules page is an archive of official rule books, digitized for your convenience. The collection was started as a means to spread the eternal truths of Yahtzee rules while safeguarding these precious artifacts for future generations. Download the rules for future reference or delve deeper into regulations and etiquette with the House Rules overview and Yahtzee FAQ.
To master Yahtzee, start with the basics: the official rule book and score card. A serious player looking to improve their Yahtzee strategy needs to fully understand the rules of the game and its many intricacies. Quirks like the Yahtzee Bonus rule when you roll a second Yahtzee can throw players for a loop if they aren’t prepared. A sound knowledge of the rules will help to increase your understanding of the game’s odds and probability, which ultimately leads to higher scores.
The official rules for standard Yahtzee have remained the same since its formal introduction in 1956. But don’t let the status quo lull you into a false sense of security. Re-read the rule book regularly to ensure that you remain sharp. The Yahtzee rule book archive contains a wide variety to choose from. Several different iterations from throughout Yahtzee history are available for download in printable PDF format.
Official Yahtzee Rule Books (PDF)
Did your dog eat the official Yahtzee rulebook that was included in your set? Has it been lost beneath the sands of time? Or you are simply playing with a minimalist homemade set of five dice and a pencil? However you are playing Yahtzee, we've got you covered. Download Yahtzee rules online and come to the table prepared.