To get the 35
point Upper Section bonus you need to score 3 dice in each of the
The Chance can be a
great 'get out of jail' category, but...
lower value categories (ie, Ones, Twos and Threes) can be better
than using up the Chance (which can score up to 30 points).
A Large Straight is
worth nearly as much as a Yahtzee, so don't leave it until the last
Play the odds!
When going for the 4
of a Kind, hold high value dice. If you don't get the 4 dice
required, you should still have a good score for a few other
If you're already
holding 2,3,4 and 5, the chances of getting the Large Straight are
better than if you're holding 1,2,3 and 4.