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How to use and read dUltimate dice | dUltimate written manual:

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how to read a dUltimate die as a...

d20

  • look at the topmost 

  • look at the upper number within the 

  • you rolled a natural 20!

mnemonic: because the d20 is the largest die roll on the dU these numbers have the largest and boldest font. Also, d20 numbers are the uppermost ones within the triangle.

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how to read a dUltimate die as a...

d12

  • look at the topmost

  • look at the central number within this

  • you rolled a 7

mnemonic: the second largest die has it's results in the second largest font

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how to read a dUltimate die as a...

d10

  • look at the topmost 

  • look at the bottom number within this 

  • you rolled a 0 / 00

  • for d100 first read the double digit, reroll, then read the single digit and add the two numbers up

mnemonic: noted by 0/% sign to indicate its usage for either a single or double digit result

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how to read a dUltimate die as a...

d8

  • look at the topmost 

  • look at the 8 o'clock positions in this 

  • you rolled a 2

  • IF however there is an instead of a digit

  • THEN follow the topmost to the neighboring  and look at the 8 o'clock position

mnemonic: d8 is at 8 o'clock position and d8 number has "8 BIT" font

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how to read a dUltimate die as a...

d6

  • look at the topmost

  • count the pips in this 

  • you rolled a 1

mnemonic: pips instead of digits just like standard d6 casino dice

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how to read a dUltimate die as a...

d4

  • look at the topmost 

  • count the small triangles at the 4 o'clock positions of this 

  • you rolled a 2

  • IF however there is a  instead of small triangles

  • THEN follow the topmost to the nearest  and look at the 4 o'clock position there

mnemonic: d4 is at 4 o'clock position with triangles instead of digits just like the standard d4 die shape

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how to use the 

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for d4 and d8

  • look at the topmost 

  • IF there are at 4 and 8 o'clock position

  • THEN follow the topmost to the nearest  

  • Continue with the instructions for d4 or d8