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A lot of us end up with jars of random dice. I personally have two canisters plus a jar of unidentified dice. I would gladly put them on the Spare Parts Geeklist - if I only knew what game to list them under.

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Dice numbering on each is: 2-3-3-4-4-5

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Oversized indented D6s with stickers for the die faces. Dies either contain arabic numerals (values can range anywhere from around -5 to around 20 or so) or special symbols (like the Breakaway lightning bolt, or penalty symbols). Dice from the expansions feature a team logo on one of the die faces.

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There is a heating die in this game:


I will endeavour to find a better picture shortly.
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Dice that correspond to the different color rat meeples. They all have different arrays of numbers, arrows and anchors.
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1 white - 0-1-1-1-1-1
1 blue - 0-0-0-0-3-3
1 red - 0-0-3-3-3-3
1 green - 0-0-0-3-3-3
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A great little game with beautiful dice:



Wow! You gotta love those cubes!


cool

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White dice range 1-3. Red dice range 3-6. Black dice range from 4-8.
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Used to determine placement of players stones in each of the building categories.
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Six-sider with normal pips on other sides and then a side showing a crocodile as shown in this pic:

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18 dice.
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The "Doubling Cube"

The game also uses 4-D6, usually in a two colors matching the set.
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Reimplementation of Bang using 5 custom dice.
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Actually, the coins in this one are better than the dice, and unfortunately there's not much game here.... the dice in the second edition are a dirty tan sort of color instead of the black dice in the first edition.
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Conflict dice. Hard to see. I think 3 sides are batarangs and 3 sides are not.
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Symbols of infantry, artillery, cavalry and "crossed-swords".
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Skulls and Sheilds = strikes/hits & evades/block
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