The SnakesCast

Bite-sized bits about board games from the game gurus at Snakes and Lattes

  • 20th Century Classics: Yahtzee

    One of the biggest sellers of all time

    Though a few games could be said to have a higher public profile than Yahtzee, virtually none can match its sales figures. A staple of North American culture, this simple dice game struggled for success in its early days, and its purveyors had to find unusual ways to get it into the public eye. Find out how they did it in this episode, as 20th Century classics month continues.

    Co-hosts: Colin Young, Matti McLean
    Games mentioned: Yahtzee, King of Tokyo, Bang! The Dice Game, Roll Through the Ages, Elder Sign, Trains and Stations, Yamslam

    Season 2
    Published: August 12th, 2014 Length: 00:15:36