Dice - A Dicey Love Affair - Outside the Scope of BGG
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d10-1 I love dice! I collect dice and also games with special dice.
This list is a compilation of games with special dice.

d10-2 Note that most of my favorite games, such as Agricola, Carcassonne, and Puerto Rico do not involve dice. I purchase dice game for family gatherings or quick fillers.

d10-3 I have many more dice that are outside the scope of BGG and not part of any specific game. They would be too numerous to list here.

d10-4 Photos are courtesy of other Board Game Geeks, unless otherwise noted.

d10-5 Note that entries on this list are dice related items. Though they may not directly be dice, I felt that they should be part of this list.

d10-6 Please feel free to add your recommendations to this list. I realize that there are hundreds of games out there with specialty dice and that this list is not comprehensive.
If you do add a game, please also add a medium-size picture of the dice.
Please put in your message: [imageid=xxxxxxxmedium] where xxxxxx is the number of the picture that you would like to display.
In some cases, the picture may be too small and will not display as a medium-size picture. In that case, just simply eliminate the word medium. If there are several small pictures that better displays the dice, please feel free to add them.

d10-7 Games that I own are listed with the graphic: OWN

d10-8 My goal is to list the best picture I can find for each of these games. So if you add a game: Please do the best you can to add an accompanying picture that best represents the dice.

d10-9 This list is always under construction.

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1. Board Game: Outside the Scope of BGG [Average Rating:6.72 Overall Rank:2946]
Donald Dimitroff
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The World Largest Dice Collection! Visit: DiceCollector.com

Thanks to Kevin Cook who maintains the world's largest dice collection and has provided many of the wonderful pictures of dice here on BGG.

Kevin Cook
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Colorado Springs
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I always wanted to start my own rock garden!



Now all I need is one large cube shaped boulder!
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A magnetic Rubik's cube made out of dice!



You can learn to make your own at:
http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Rubik_s-Dice-Cube/
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STACKER DICE Puzzle

8 dice: special d6 dice, each dice has the numbers 1 to 6, but the numbers are not arranged in the normal "opposite" side manner 1-6, 2-5, 3-4. The goal is to stack the dice so that the same number appears on all four dice on the same side.

 
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Donald Dimitroff
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MIRROR DICE Puzzle

4 dice: special d6 dice with partial images of dice on each side. Can you arrange the dice so together, they form a legal dice when viewed through the mirror (top of dice and four sides)? In the image below "5" is on top and "4" is in front.

I paid $1.00 for this game at a thrift store.

 
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My sister found this bracelet at an estate sale and gave it to me.
It is a 925 Sterling silver "dice" bracelet made in Italy.
I keep it with my dice collection.



Click on the image for a more detailed view.
 
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A calendar with cubes that could be used as dice!

 
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Incredible Magic
Magic Exploding Dice
The larger black die becomes eight smaller white dice.


 
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PUDEC (Practical Use of Dice for Entropy Collection)



Here's the link:
Bar-coded dice for digital entropy collection
 
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Scott Everts
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Foothill Ranch
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I work for a video game developer (Obsidian Entertainment) and we hired Q-Workshop to make a set of dice themed after several of our games. Not the easiest to read but were very popular with my fellow employees!

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CocoDice - A game system that is currently not listed on BGG. CocoDice stands for "Corner Contact Dice".



Thanks to Martijn Althuizen who first added this game system to this list.
Martijn Althuizen
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Helmond
Noord Brabant
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