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How to Play Chase the Dragon Darts

Chase The Dragon Darts is a game based on accuracy rather than overall point scoring. So, if you want to improve your accuracy and consistency when throwing trebles, this is the game for you.

Stay tuned to learn how to play Chase the Dragon darts, the rules, and the scoring methods.

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What Is Chase the Dragon Darts?

Chase the Dragon darts is a fun, simple, popular darts game. The goal of this game is to hit the treble scoring zone of each number on the board in consecutive order, including the internal and external bullseyes.

Chase the Dragon can be played competitively but can also be utilized as a practice game to improve your accuracy.

Now that you know more about Chase the Dragon, let’s move on to how to play the game, the rules, and the scoring methods.

How to Play Chase the Dragon Darts

The main objective of Chase the Dragon darts is to hit the treble of each number beginning at 10 and ending at 20 consecutively. Then hit both the inner and outer bullseye. The first person to do so is the winner.

Each player is given three throws per round. You must hit the treble area of each number, starting with the 10. If you hit a number other than your intended target, that dart doesn’t count.

Once you have hit all the triple zones and inner and outer bull, the “chase” is over, and you’ve caught the dragon to win the game!

Chase the Dragon Darts Rules

Rules for Chase the Dragon are:

  • One or more players can play this game
  • The numbers in play on the dartboard are: 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, inner and outer bull
  • Each player throws three darts per round
  • Players must hit the triple section of each number in order

Scoring in Chase The Dragon Darts

Scoring for Chase The Dragon is not about points but about accuracy. If you want to keep up with each player’s progression, you can use a chart like the one below.

Player 1Player 2
Outer bullseyeOuter bullseye
Inner bullseyeInner bullseye

You can keep track of where each player is in the “chase” by marking when a player throws a treble of the nest number on the list.


Chase the Dragon darts is a fantastic game to improve your ability to hit high-scoring triples. We hope this guide has provided you with enough info on how to play Chase The Dragon darts.

Michael Fielding

Michael Fielding

Michael has been playing Darts for more than 20 years and is passionate about helping others improve their game through his own experiences.