Monthly Archives: November 2011

A new Coding Dojo Kata: Poker Dice


I wanted to find a simple kata for a coding dojo that wasn’t too hard for novice programmers but wasn’t trivial at the same time. PokerHands was my first choice but having to deal with the different card suits seemed to add unnecessary complexity for a beginner’s exercise. Luckily I was able to find something that captured the essence of the Poker Hands kata but using… dice!