Questions tagged [dice]

Simulations of fair N-sided die tosses and other games of chance involving random number generation.

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Generating HTML for prerolled d20 RPG initiative tables

A fairly simple program that I tried to write in Common Lisp in order to practice/learn. I'm sure this can be done more elegantly but Lisp's string handling seems to be very werd. ...
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A betting game using a dice class in C#

This is my first project over 100 lines and I would like some feedback on it. If anyone has any ideas for things to add or ways to make the code more efficient they would be very much appreciated. <...
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Two-player Yahtzee game

I am working on a Yahtzee game development for two players that consists of all the categories Full house, Yahtzee, ones, twos, threes, etc. I have implemented the interface that works for two ...
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Strategy advisor for a Yahtzee Roll

I'm implementing a Yahtzee app and i have a class StrategicAdvisor that is responsible for deciding which strategy should be followed. The ...
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Dice game in HTML, JS, & CSS

I'm working on a personal game project to hone my CSS, HTML, and vanilla JS skills. I would appreciate any feedback on my small dice game project. ceelo-js Codepen The main logic of the game is run ...
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Simple dungeon game [closed]

Curious on how I can consolidate or generally streamline my code here: ...
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Generate EFF diceware passwords with Python

I wanted to write a commandline scipt to generate diceware passwords based on the EFF diceware list. The script (diceware_password.py) can be found below. It was ...
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Arbitrary probability dice

I have to make this: Each set consists of a number of equal objects that generate numbers from a finite set with an arbitrary probability distribution. I did make it, but it feels so long. How can I ...
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Calculate probability of dice total

I am working on a project to get dice probability that requires 4 decimals places. My code works great, until the dice become huge (as I use in the example below). I am wondering if there is a way to ...
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Dice game for two players (Nea)

The rules: The points rolled on each player’s dice are added to their score. If the total is an even number, an additional 10 points are added to their score. If the total is an odd number, 5 points ...
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2 player dice game with login system

This is a two player dice game where two players each roll two dice. If a player's dice sum is even, they gain 10 points. If the dice total is odd, they lose 5 points. ...
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Arbitrary Dice with Probability

I wrote a script that gives a "generalized" function of an arbitrary dice. Is this any good? How can it improve so to make it cleaner? ...
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Two-player dice game for NEA task computer science (Updated)

This is a game for two users who roll 2 dice 5 times. If the total of dice is even the player gains 10 points; if it is odd, they lose 5. If there is a draw after five rounds then both users will ...
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Dice-rolling tool

I am an experienced programmer, but a complete beginner with React. My goal is to teach myself React. I've made a simple die-roller application. The application presents a drop-down, and the user can ...
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2 player dice game

This is a finished project where Two people roll a dice twice and if the total of the two dice are even it adds 10 points to the two dice rolls and if the total is negative it takes away 5 points from ...
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Tensorflow model for predicting dice game decisions

For my first ML project I have modeled a dice game called Ten Thousand, or Farkle, depending on who you ask, as a vastly over-engineered solution to a computer player. You can find the complete game, ...
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2 player dice game, where even total gains points and odd total loses points NEA task computer science

This is a game for two users who roll 2 dice 5 times. If the total of dice is even the player gains 10 points if it is odd, they lose 5. If there it is a draw after five rounds then the both users ...
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Python 3.6 Dice Histogram: Using random.seed effectively

I am not 100% sure that I am using the random.seed correctly for this assignment, or if there is a more efficient way to write the code. Any feedback is appreciated. Assignment Description: Simulate ...
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A dice game called “Greed”

This game is a variation of the Greed dice game. Imagine we have 5 dice. We roll, them, and jot down the results. Then, based on this chart: ...
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An ASCII histogram of a die rolled n times

A die is rolled n times. Each time, a random value has been inserted into a vector. This vector then is used to generate a sorted map (wrongly called hashmap in the code) that is later used to create ...
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Counting results of die rolls

The algorithm bellow is meant to allow a user to roll a die as many times as he would like, then print how many times each side was rolled and how many rolls there were total. ...
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Solo dice game (from Reiner Knizia’s Decathlon)

I'm trying to implement Reiner Knizia’s Decathlon, a set of 10 solo dice games played with 8 dices named after Decathlon events in Olympics. The first event is called "100 Metres". The player divides ...
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2-player dice game

This is a game for two users who roll 2 dice 5 times. If the total of dice is even, the player gains 10 points; if it is odd, they lose 5. If there is a tie after the five rounds, then the users have ...
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Evaluating Dice Poker results

In Dice Poker (or Yacht), a player rolls 5 standard dice (sides 1 - 6) and the resulting roll is given a score based on combinations: Two matching dice only - pair Three matching dice only - three ...
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Systematically analyzing dice roll outcomes

I created a generator function to iterate through all possible dice rolls, and then applied it the ability score generating methods in Pathfinder RPG. (Obviously, there are more efficient ways to ...
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Regex-based parsing of a specifier for dice

In this android app, the user can enter (a subset of) roll20 notation to roll that many dice. Inputs will look like "4d6" at the simplest, but the user can also add or subtract numbers, and drop or ...
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Simple Python Dice [closed]

I made a really simple Dice class and test script in Python as a gist. It is simpler than other dice I found on StackExchange being here and here. I made it simple for modularity and reusability. ...
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Java implementation of a Dice Roller

In order to keep my coding skills fresh, I am going to be implementing a simple D20 RPG engine/library to use in creating a text-based game. I am coding in with IntelliJ using Java 8. I'm focusing on ...
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Dice simulator program

I recently began to dabble into the programming world and wrote a Dice Simulator Program. How do I know that I'm writing Good Code? In the sense, is it something similar to how a major Software ...
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Simple dice game - JavaScript MVC implementation

I did a simple dice game using what I learned about separating the 'view', 'model', and 'control'. I am quite clear on what the model is (it's the data and state). But I'm a bit confused on the ...
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Pig, the Dice Game

I'm writing a program in Java, a game called Pig. The rules are: There are two players. Each take turn to roll a 6-sided die; a player repeatedly rolls it until the player chooses to stop rolling and ...
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Ten Thousand: a dice game for multiple players v0.3

I've learned so much, how could I not come back for more? I think this is much improved. The only thing I have not implemented from Ten Thousand: a dice game for multiple players - follow-up is ...
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Ten Thousand: a dice game for multiple players - follow-up

I've implemented the advice given here and elsewhere as best as I understand: Ten Thousand: a dice game for multiple players I've added a computer player as well. Help me make it even better. What is ...
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Dice roller in Ruby (mainly for D&D)

I have been working with Ruby for about a week or two now, and I wanted to create a dice-rolling application that intakes any string (e.g. 1d4 + 1 or 3d20 + 4) and outputs the correct dice rolling. <...
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Ten Thousand: a dice game for multiple players

A fun little game for as many players as you have friends. This is my first Python project so any advice on how to improve is welcome and appreciated. I'm not concerned with the clunky interface as I'...
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Simple console dice game, trying to roll two of the same number

I'm a young and beginner Java programmer and I'm starting to learn again Java (used it in the past years at school) since I want to enter a competition and (hope to) win for getting a job. I wanted to ...
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SFML dice game with logic-presentation separation

I asked for feedback on my Dice class and I was suggested that I should separate logic from view. I decided to completely refactor my project and I'd like to share ...
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Basic python dice simulator with log function

I had created a dice simulator using nothing but functions, but I wanted to attempt one using a class for the dice just to help get a better understanding of classes. I'm still a little in the dark ...
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Python port of Java dice game algorithm

I am in the process of learning Python (background in C++ and R). So after the obligatory "Hello World", I decided that my first non-trivial program would be a port of a Java implementation of the ...
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Pig game in Angular4

I am a newb in Angular 4. I have written a component but have some questions. I used member variables of class and modified variables within functions. Is this right approach or I should implement it ...
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Dice game where two players try to get to 49

Is there an easier way to make a dice game where 2 people roll a dice to try and get to 49? If there is, the program should output the person who has won. After the game has ended, please use the <...
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Multiple dice roll game with multiple players

I feel as if I did not write it efficiently. Any suggestions on slimming? I had trouble when player 2 would guess the number the first try, it would say player 2 won but keep continuing to the re-roll ...
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Rolling 100-sided “dice” until they are the same number

I've just begun my journey into python (1 week now) and I've written couple of lines incorporating everything I've learned so far. It would be greatly appreciated if anyone could guide me in writing a ...
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Rolling Dice Simulation using Tkinter

I just wanted to post my code to request for any improvement. Originally, I did NOT come up with this code, but rather I 'improved' it visually (i.e. not performance). This code originally had several ...
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Pig Dice Game: Luck game to get to 100 points

I have a dice game called Pig to play (a simple google search will show rules, they are included in my .js file as well). I am new to JavaScript and the main goal of this code review is to give me an ...
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Dice rolling game

I am new to programming and I tasked myself with the challenge of making a dice rolling game. It goes from 1 to 6 and it first asks you if you're interested in playing. Then it rolls. Then it spits ...
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Greed Dice Scoring Game expanded - Python Koans

I've been trying to level up my python skills (more experienced in other languages) by working through the python3 version of Python Koans. After completing the "greed dice scoring project" exercise, ...
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Rolling dice simulator with probability

I'm a beginner at Python, and to start off my learning progress I created a simple program which will roll a dice and decides the probability of it. It would be great to have criticism on my code, ...
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Generate die rolls using coin flips

Problem I've seen this basic interview question in a couple of places, but never implemented it. Create an algorithm to output a fair die roll (values between 1 ...
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Strategy game move involving countries and dice

I have a game that consists of multiple countries and each of them has several choices. For instance, First Country(France) has multiple choices, Choice 1, Choice 2, Choice 3, .......etc And the ...