Gaming, Nerdery

How to Win at Connect Four Every Time



YouTube’s “Numberphile,” Brady Haran, has it all figured out – if you play a perfect game with no mistakes, going first and dropping your token in the center spot assures victory every time. It’s a mathematical certainty. He also runs the numbers of many other scenarios.

Maybe that’s why the hideously ugly new version pictured above now has multiple methods of play?

Continue for the video proof…

h/t Anyone00

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Luke Y. Thompson has been writing professionally about movies and pop-culture since 1999, and has also been an actor in some extremely cheap culty and horror movies you will probably never hear much about (he is nonetheless mostly proud of them, as he met his wife on one). As editor of The Robot's Voice since 2012, he can take the blame for the majority of the site's content, all of which he creates because he loves you very, very much. (Although he loves nachos more. Sorry.) Prior to TRV, Luke wrote for publications that include the New Times LA, Los Angeles CityBeat, E! Online, OC Weekly, Geekweek, GeekChicDaily, The L.A. Times, The Village Voice, LA Weekly, and Nerdist