# Emulates a dice : Random « Development Class « Java

Emulates a dice

```
//package org.groovymud.utils;

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import java.util.List;
import java.util.Random;

/**
* Emulates a dice.
*
* rolling will return a random number between (numberOfDice) and (dieMax)
*
* eg
*
* Dice myDice = new Dice(1, 6) // 1d6
* myDice.roll() // random number between 1 and 6
*
* myDice = new Dice(2, 10) // 2d10
* myDice.roll() // random number between 2 and 10
*
* @author matt
* @deprecated use groovyDice
*
*/
public class Dice {

int numberOfDice;
int dieMax;

public Dice(int numberOfDice, int dieMax) {
this.numberOfDice = numberOfDice;
this.dieMax = dieMax;
}

public int roll() {
Random rnd = new Random(System.currentTimeMillis());
return rnd.nextInt(dieMax * numberOfDice) + numberOfDice;
}
}

```

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