Space Cadets: Dice Duel pits two starships against each other in quick-paced combat. The players are divided into two teams, each team playing the crew of their ship. The team will win or lose together. The game ends when one side destroys their opponent by causing four points of damage through torpedoes or mines. There are no game turns in Space Cadets: Dice Duel. The game continues with players acting as quickly as possible until one side wins.