Game info: Four Seasons type; 1 deck (52
cards); no redeal
- Game time: Quick
- Difficulty level: Easy
- Skill level: Mostly chance
- Chance of winning: Very high (about 4 in 5)
Object of the game:
Move all the cards to the foundations.
The card in the top left corner of the layout becomes the first foundation. Called the
starting card or base card, it changes relating to any shuffle.
The other three corners are the remaining
foundations. Cards of the same
rank as the first foundation need to be placed there.
Foundations (4 piles: complete these piles to win the game)
Build up in
suit (for example, a 5 can be played on a 4) from the
base card to the rank just below the
base card until each pile contains 13
Ranking of cards is continuous: build Aces after Kings when necessary.
Tableau (12 piles)
Build down in
alternating colors (for example, a 10 can be played
on a Jack).
Ranking of cards is continuous: build Kings after Aces when necessary.
top card of each pile is available for play on the foundations
or the tableau.
card at a time can be moved.
Spaces may be filled with any available card.
Waste (1 pile)
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