How to play Yatzy - game rules
Starting a game
After launching the application main Lobby will appear. It is divided into two sections: My profile, Room list. Above these sections you will find a shortcut to Tournaments (if they are available at the moment), Play Now button (the shortest way to start playing Yatzy) and Buy GameChips.
We can also join a room of our choice by clicking Join button in the Room List section:
Main Lobby of Yatzy.
After joining a room, the room Lobby will appear. Here we can find available tables (Table List) Players in the room and chat window:
If we join a room, Lobby would appear.
Now it is time to decide if we want to Join an existing table or create one by clicking Create Table. By clicking Play Now we are automatically seated at a table, ready to play. If you want to get better acquainted with the game or just want to watch a match, then you can choose to Watch a table instead of joining it.
When choosing a table remember to look at the table parameters like game time / move time, stake, etc. or simply create your own table with parameters satisfying you.
Creating a table. Some options may be not accessible,due to room settings
|Screenshot – take a screenshot (.jpg).|
|Game Options – you can turn on or off the animation.|
|Show chat panel – show/hide chat window.|
|Players in room – show/hide players' list.|
|Turn the sound on/off – turn on/off the sound.|
At the bottom part of the main window you will find a chat windows and some options to make it more suitable for your needs. Available options are described below:
|Report Abuse – report a player you found offending.|
|Create/Modify Chat Defines – create aliases.|
|Your emoticon – create your own set of emoticons.|
Chat and player list are shown