Best Family Dice Games

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Shut The Box Dice Game
Shut The Box Dice Game

Having a family game night is a great way for bonding as a family. Also, the benefits of a family game night helps your children develop their hand-eye coordination. This can lead to success in sports, playing instruments, writing and more. The best family dice games is here to provide some challenging games that will be fun for the entire family.

Rolling the dice will determine what your actions will be or the choices you have. This is where your child must learn how to think and make decisions on the spot based on the outcome of the roll as to which dice will be used to accomplish the goal. Or, the result of the dice by the moving of a token and the penalty or reward that awaits on the landing space.

Dice games are all random and on every roll the outcome of the dice will be different. This makes for lots of fun and challenging at the same time.

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Best Rated Dice Games

Below are 17 of the best rated dice games that your family will enjoy playing on game night. Remember, there will be winners and losers. This helps all members to learn this important part of life and having fun as well. Some are for two players and some for playing as teams for a greater challenge.

FIRST PLACE WINNER

 

#1. Even Steven’s Odd – Educational Insights

Even Steven's Odd Dice Game
Even Steven’s Odd Dice Game

ASIN: B00ATWSQQ4 Ratings: 330 Score: 4.9
Awards: Amazon’s Choice

This dice game is for 2-4 players ages 7 and up. This is a fast dice-rolling game. The object to complete the challenge on the card before your opponents. Be the first to successfully complete the challenge and grab Steven wins that card. This continues until all cards have been played. The player with the most cards is the winner. If there is a tie, the tied players play one more round. The player that grabs Steven first, is the winner.

SECOND PLACE WINNER

 

#2. LCR (Left, Center, Right) – George & Co.

 

LCR - Left Center Right Dice Game
LCR – Left Center Right Dice Game

ASIN: B003I64OT6 Ratings: 11,195 Score: 4.8
Awards: Amazon’s Choice

This exciting dice came is played with 3 to 8 players ages 7 and up. Each player starts with 3 chips. Roll as many dice as there are chips in front of you and only 3 even if you have more than 3 chips. Follow the results of the dice. Pass chips to the Left, Center, Right or hold (which means you don’t pass any chips). The game continues until there is one player left with chips and they are the winner.

THIRD PLACE WINNER

 

#3. Yahtzee – Hasbro Gaming

 

Yahtzee Dice Game
Yahtzee Dice Game

ASIN: B00TLEMRKM Ratings: 6,171 Score: 4.8
Awards: Amazon #1 Best Seller

This is a classic dice game for any amount of players ages 8 and up. You are given a game sheet in which to complete the tasks and score points as indicated. Play consists of all players taking 13 turns by rolling five dice trying to score combos. Each player has a maximum of 3 rolls per turn. After each turn, you must decide on where to place the result in one of the empty boxes. The player with the highest score wins.

HONORBALE MENTION

 

#4. QWIXX – Gamewright

 

QWIXX Dice Game
QWIXX Dice Game

ASIN: B00J57138C Ratings: 2,721 Score: 4.8
Awards: Amazon’s Choice

This exciting dice game is for 2 to 5 players ages 8 and up and takes about 15 minutes to play. Each player is given a score sheet. From the dice rolled, everyone may decide on where to place the result. The player that rolled must yell out the public number on the white dice. This number can be used by all players. The roller, then decides on placing an X on one or more colored boxes based on the results. They must place an X on their turn. If not, they place an X on the Mist Throw box. The dice are passed on to the next player. Play continues until someone places 4 X’s on the Mist Throw boxes or two colors are locked. Tally the points as indicted on the card. The player with the most points is the winner.

#5. Bang! The Dice Game – DA VINCI

 

Bang! The Dice Game Dice Game
Bang! The Dice Game Dice Game

ASIN: B00DH8D0HC Ratings: 1,106 Score: 4.8
Awards: Amazon’s Choice

This challenging dice game is for 3 to 8 players ages 13 and up and takes about 15 minutes to play. Each player is dealt a role card and one becomes the sheriff. The object is for the sheriff and deputy to kill the outlaws and renegades before they kill the sheriff. The winner of the game is determined if the sheriff is killed before the bad guys. The outlaws win when the sheriff is killed. The renegades win if they kill the outlaws and the sheriff. The sheriff wins if he successfully kills the outlaws and renegades. Players take turns rolling the dice to determine what action or actions they can take.

#6. Roll For It – Calliope Store

 

Roll For It Dice Game
Roll For It Dice Game

ASIN: B00E3S8K84 Ratings: 978 Score: 4.8
Awards: Amazon’s Choice

This dice game is for 2 to 4 players ages 8 and up. Each player takes 6 dice of a color. The cards are shuffled and three are placed face up in the playing area. Players roll two dice. The player with the highest sum goes first. If a tie, the tied players roll again to break the tie. The first player rolls all six dice into the lid of the box so dice don’t go off the playing area. Based on the roll, try to fit the dice on a card that requires that number or numbers. If a player can fill all of the required numbers, they “score” the card and take it. The dice on the card are out of play until the next turn. Another card is drawn from the pile and placed in the area of where the previous card was won. If the player has any dice remaining, they can play them on the other cards. When they cannot make any more plays, their turn ends. The next player takes their turn. Each player takes their turn to fill the cards required dice numbers. Dice that remain on the table cannot be used on the next turn. Play continues until someone reaches 40 points and they are the winner. Also, you can “take back” all dice back at the beginning of a turn. You lose all previously placed die or dice on the cards.

#7. TENZI 77 Ways To Play – TENZI Store

 

TENZI Dice Game
TENZI Dice Game

ASIN: B00ETAIHB6 Ratings: 385 Score: 4.8
Awards: Amazon’s Choice

This fast-paced dice game is played with 2 to 4 players ages 7 and up. Each player selects 10 dice of the same color. The leader of the round calls “go”. All players roll their 10 dice at the same time trying to match 10 dice of the same number. The first player to complete ten of the same number hollers “TENZI” and is the winner. You can use any of the 77 ways to play to make the game more interesting and challenging.

#8. Flash! – Blue Orange

 

FLASH! Dice Game
FLASH! Dice Game

ASIN: B00BF657YM Ratings: 368 Score: 4.8
Awards: Amazon’s Choice

This fast moving dice game is for 2 to 6 players ages 7 and up. Place the number tiles for as many players in the game. Example: a four player game, set out tiles 1 through 4 in the playing area. Players select a dice color. Select a challenge off the card like 6 of a kind. All players begin to roll their dice to complete the same challenge. The first player to do so selects the highest numbered tile. The other players continue until all the numbered tiles have been won. Score the points for that round by each player. Continue until all eight rounds have been completed. The player with the highest score is the winner. The flash symbol is wild and can represent any number.

#9. Yamslam – Blue Orange

 

Yamslam Dice Game
Yamslam Dice Game

ASIN: B001TMZ6WU Ratings: 336 Score: 4.8
Awards: Amazon’s Choice

This dice game is played with 1 to 4 players ages 8 and up. Each player takes turns rolling the 5 dice. Trying to achieve the best combination and win the corresponding chip. Each player gets to roll the dice up to three times. Each player takes turns trying to win chips. 20 bonus points are awarded for the player taking the last chip from the chip holder for that combination. If a player gets one of each chip (7), they score a 50 point bonus. Players then add up the sum of all chips and bonus points. The player with the highest score is the winner.

#10. Fill or Bust – Bowman Games

 

Fill Or Bust Dice Game
Fill Or Bust Dice Game

ASIN: B000A7WCOU Ratings: 641 Score: 4.8
Awards: Amazon’s Choice

This challenging dice and card game is played 2 or more players ages 9 and up. This challenging dice and card game is played with 2 or more players ages 9 and up. The object of the game is to be the highest scorer. There are no guidelines for how long the game will last. Before starting, players agree on the length of the game either by time, rounds, or score. Shuffle the deck and place facedown as this becomes the draw pile. The first player draws the top card and places it face up in the playing area. Then rolls the six dice. If any die or dice can score points, the player has to decide on continuing their turn or stopping. If you continue and the remaining die or dice score points, you can continue until all 6 dice have earned points. This is known as a “fill”. If you don’t score any points on any additional rolls, this is known as a “bust”. Your turn ends and lose all points earned on that turn. Score points for that player on a score sheet based on the card drawn. Play continues clockwise until all players have had the number of turns agreed upon. The player with the highest score after the time, score, or rounds have been completed is the winner.

#11. Farkel With Friends – Brybelly Store

 

Farkel With Friends Dice Game
Farkel With Friends Dice Game

ASIN: B07JMD83DK Ratings: 255 Score: 4.8

This dice game is for 2 to 6 players ages 8 and up. The object of the game is to earn 10,000 or more points on the final round to win. Each player chooses a cup and dice of the same color. Each player takes turns rolling the dice. When it’s your turn, you roll all six dice at the same time. Points are earned every time you roll a 1 or 5, three of a kind, three pairs, a six-dice straight (1,2,3,4,5,6), or two triplets. If none of your dice earned points, that’s a Farkle! Since you earned no points, you pass the dice to the next player. If you rolled at least one scoring die, you can bank your points and pass the dice to the next player, or risk the points you just earned during this round by putting some or all of the winning die (dice) aside and rolling the remaining dice. The remaining dice may earn you additional points, but if you Farkle, you lose everything you earned during the round. Scoring is based only on the dice in each roll. You cannot earn points by combining dice from different rolls. You can continue rolling the dice until you either Pass or Farkle. Then the next player rolls the six dice until they Pass or Farkle. Play continues until it is your turn again. The final round starts as soon as any player reaches 10,000 or more points.

#12. Can’t Stop – Gryphon Games

 

Can't Stop Dice Game
Can’t Stop Dice Game

ASIN: B005DBRDPG Ratings: 167 Score: 4.8
Awards: Amazon’s Choice

This dice board game is for 2 to 4 players ages 9 and up and takes about 30 minutes to play. The object is to place three cones at the top of the number columns to win the game. The columns are numbered from 2 through 12 which make up all combinations of two dice. As long as you can place a cone or move you can keep playing on. You can lock your moves at the end of each roll. If you decide to roll again, you must make a valid move. If not, you lose the runners and cannot move your cones up the column. Once a column is locked, that number combination is out of the game.

#13. GoSports Derby Dash – The Go Sports Store

 

GoSports Derby Dash Dice Game
GoSports Derby Dash Dice Game

ASIN: B07TTF5MLC Ratings: 159 Score: 4.8
Awards: Amazon’s Choice

This dice game is for 2 or more players ages 8 and up. You select a horse that you think will win the race. Each player takes a turn rolling two dice and moves the number horse one space closer to the finish line. Each player takes turns rolling the dice until a horse wins the race. Another form of this game is to select the horses that will finish 1st, 2nd, or third.

#14. Toss Up – Patch Products Inc.

 

Toss Up Dice Game
Toss Up Dice Game

ASIN: B0006HCW3A Ratings: 457 Score: 4.7
Awards: Amazon’s Choice

This dice game is played with 2 to 6 players ages 8 and up. The object is to get 100 points. The game consists of 10 dice colored green, red, and yellow. The player who starts rolls all ten dice. Removes any green die if rolled. They score 1 point for each green die rolled. You must decide on ending your turn or roll again. If you roll again, you must roll at least one green die. If not, you lose all points for that round accept for yellow. Yellow die are safe. You get to roll again. If you do not roll a green die and there is at least one “Red”, your turn is over and you lose all points accumulated during your turn. You can keep rolling as long as you don’t have a red one with no green or all yellow. If you roll all yellow and one red, your turn is over and you lose all points earned on that turn. Once you score your round, your turn is over and the next player takes their turn.

#15. Machi Koro 5th Edition – Pandasurus

 

Machi Koro Dice Game
Machi Koro Dice Game

ASIN: B07HKZ4BH6 Ratings: 281 Score: 4.7

This is a dice card game for 2 to 4 players ages 10 and up and takes about 45 minutes to play. The object is to build your own city on your starting establishments. Based on the roll of 1 or 2 dice, you decide on which building to build on your turn. You spend money to buy land or buildings and earn money based on the roll of the die or dice. The object of the game is to build your 4 landmarks before the other players. If you do, you win the game. When you build the cheapest landmark you get to roll one or two dice on your turn.

#16. Qwingo – Gamewright Store

 

Qwingo Dice Game
QWINGO Dice Game

ASIN: B06XDDBSW4 Ratings: 181 Score: 4.7

This dice game can be played with 2 to 5 players ages 8 and up. Everyone gets a pencil and a game sheet. The object of the game is to fill all spaces in a single column in ascending order with numbers 1 to 100. The first player to do this is the winner. Someone starts the game by calling out a number from 1 to 100 and rolls the die. Everyone must place that number in the column of the color of the die rolled in any empty space. Unless it was the wild pip it can be placed anywhere. It must be higher than the previous number in that column. Play continues clockwise as everyone gets a chance to call a number a roll the die. The game ends when someone completes a column.

#17. Shut The Box – Win Sports Store

 

Shut The Box Dice Game
Shut The Box Dice Game

ASIN: B07WW3Y3JV Ratings: 179 Score: 4.6

This strategy dice game is for 2 to 4 players ages 12 and up. Each player selects their color dice. At the start of the game, lay all the tiles flat. The starting player rolls and turns up tiles based on the sum of the dice rolled. They keep rolling the dice until they cannot turn up a tile. If they turn up all the tiles on their turn they “Shut the Box”. If you shut the box you win automatically. The tiles that have not been turned up are added together and that is their score for the round. Each player takes their turn. The player with the lowest score is the winner if no player shut the box.

#18. Across The Board Baseball – Across The Board

 

Across The Board Baseball Dice Game
Across The Board Baseball Dice Game

ASIN: B00TIJG4Q8 Ratings: 170 Score: 4.6

This dice game is for 1 or 2 players ages 8 and up. The visiting team or player goes first. They roll two dice and the result is read from the instructions on the game board. Place the peg in the appropriate space or spaces. Keep rolling the dice until 3 outs have been made. If a run is scored, it’s marked on the scoreboard. The home team or player takes their turn. This continues back and forth until nine innings have been played. The winner is the team or player with the highest score after nine innings. If there is a tie, play continues until someone wins.

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