Game info: Faerie Queen type; 2 decks (104 cards); no redeal
Alternate names: Spenser's Faerie Queen.
- Game time:
- Difficulty level: Medium
- Skill level: Moderate
- Chance of winning:
Medium; about 1 in 5; 20%
Object of the game:
Move all the cards to the foundations.
piles: complete these piles to win the game)
up regardless of
suit from Ace to
(for example, a 2
can be played on an Ace).
The object is to finish with a
row of Queens and a row of
Tableau (8 columns)
Place cards on top of the first King until:
An Ace appears. This is placed on a
foundation in the
row above the Kings.
Another King appears. It is placed to the
right of the first King. Cards are then dealt and placed on the second
King until a third King appears. Continue in the
same way until the last King is dealt and the whole
deck is laid out in 8
piles of varying lengths.
After the deal is complete, available cards
may be built down in a descending sequence regardless of suit (for example, a 5
can be placed on a 6).
The top card of each
column is available for
play to another tableau
column or to the
An uncovered King is the equivalent of a
temporary space and any
available card may be placed on it.
Only one card at a time can be moved.
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