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EIGHT – A Free Dice Game
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EIGHT – A Free Dice Game
In the mystical islands of China, The Eight Immortals played a dice game to determine the fate of humanity. Life & Death all hinged on the roll of a die…
Eight is a dice game based on the Chinese myth of The Eight Immortals. Ancient legends describe the Eight Immortals playing a dice game that decides the fate of all humanity. Using eight 8-sided dice, The Eight Immortals used the game to gamble, settle differences, and pass the time. Only one set of the dice survive today...
Play a strategic dice game 1000’s of years in development!
Eight combines the elements of luck, risk, & strategy while retaining a simplicity of play. Roll the Eight dice and receive points for straights, Sets, Pairs, and point dice. Decide when to keep what you have, and when to risk it all for one more throw of the dice.
* 1-4 players
* Single Player with 8 AI Characters to challenge.
* Multiplayer: Play your friends locally on one device or go online and play people from around the world.
* Create Online Rooms for 2-4 players
* Shake‘em technology allowing you to shake your device to roll the dice!
* 20+ Achievements & Leaderboards.
EIGHT Quick Rules
1.Roll All Eight Dice
2.Look for straights. Decide if you wish to use the straight. If so, straight dice are set aside. Scoring a straight requires that you roll again.
3.Next, pull out any Sets (X of a Kind) or Pairs. You must use all sets and pairs. Scoring any set or pair requires that you roll again.
•Point dice rolled in Pairs are scored normally (not negative), but still require another roll.
•Point dice rolled as Sets follow all Set rules and require another roll.
4.Pull out & set aside all point dice (5, 10, 20). You must use all point dice rolled.
•The WILD symbol can be used as any value in a straight. If not used in a straight, it must match the largest set or pair. Otherwise it may be 20 pts or a non scoring value.
5.If you scored any Straight, Set or Pair, you must roll the remaining dice again. If you scored and used all eight dice, you must roll all eight dice again.
If you rolled only point dice, did not roll any straight, pair or set, and did not use all eight dice, you may stop, bank accumulated points, & end your turn.
If you roll any amount of dice that result in no points being scored (No straight, Set, Pair, or Point Dice), you lose all accumulated points and your turn.
8.Play to 1000 points.
About The Eight Immortals
The Eight Immortals are a group of legendary Xian or Saints in Chinese mythology. Each Immortal has a power that can be transferred to a power tool. The tool can then bestow life or destroy evil. Together, these eight tools are called the "Covert Eight Immortals". They are revered by the Taoists, and are also a popular element in the secular Chinese culture. They are believed to live on a group of five islands in the Bohai Sea which includes Penglai Mountain-Island.
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