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Last Updated: April 20, 2015

# Yee Hah Hi

## Introduction

Yee Hah Hi is simply a version of sic bo played with pictures on the dice instead of numbers. The name means "Fish Shrimp Crab."

## Rules

There are six symbols and three colors. Each color is associated with two symbols, as shown in the following table.

### Yee Hah Hi Dice

Symbol Color
Fish Red
Scorpion Green
Goard Blue
Coin Blue
Crab Green
Rooster Red

Following are the bets available.

• All same color: Wins if all three dice are the same color. Pays 7 to 1.
• Excactly two of specific color: Wins if exactly two dice are a color chosen by the player, for example red. Pays 3 to 1.
• Excactly one of specific color: Wins if exactly one die is a color chosen by the player, for example red. Pays 1 to 1.

## Analysis

The following table shows the probability of winning and expected return of each type of bet. Note how the house edge is 11.11% on everything.

### Yee Hah Hi Dice

Bet Pays Probability
Winning
Expected
Return
All same color 7 0.111111 -0.111111
Exactly 2 red 3 0.222222 -0.111111
Exactly 1 red 1 0.444444 -0.111111

## Internal Links

• Sic Bo — The much more popular three-dice game.
• Hoo Hee How — Another Asian-looking game played with three dice.

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