A republication of the work by A K Peters splits the content into four volumes.

Along with analysis of various extant games, and analysis of game theory in general, *Winning Ways* describes a number of new games, many of which are popular today. Examples of this type include Sprouts and Philosopher's Football. They also analyzed Dots and Boxes and a number of Nim variations.

Along with games both common and uncommon, the authors of *Winning Ways* analyzed a number of puzzles, including Soma and Rubik's Cube.

See also Combinatorial game theory.