Youtuber Today I Found Out explores the history of the hand game Rock Paper Scissors. Then he shows us tips and tricks for winning every time.
The game Rock Paper Scissors can be traced historically back to China in the 15the century. In the 17th century it traveled to Japan, but didn’t reach world-wide status until sometime around the 1920s.
In order to win consistently, the first tip is to start the game off quickly before your opponent can plan what they are going to play. Next, understand there are perceived gender biases toward playing rock for men and scissors for women. Knowing your opponent’s natural inclination will help you combat their throw accordingly.