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Game info: One-deck type; 1 deck; 1 redeal

  • Game time: Quick
  • Difficulty level: Medium
  • Skill level: Chance only
  • Chance of winning: Very low (about 1 in 50)

Object of the game: Move all the cards to the foundations.

Solitaire Rules

  • The Ace of Heart Suit and Diamonds Suit, and the King of Spades Suit and Clubs Suit, are removed from the stock and become the starting card for the foundations.

Foundations (4 piles: complete these piles to win the game)

  • Build the Ace foundations up in alternating colors from Ace to King (for example, a 2Clubs Suit can be played on an AceDiamonds Suit).

  • Build the King foundations down in alternating colors from King to Ace (for example, a QueenHeart Suit can be played on a KingSpades Suit).

Tableau (4 columns)

  • No building on the tableau.

  • The top card of each pile is available for play to the foundations.


  • Click once on the stock to deal a new row of cards to the waste.

  • One redeal is permitted (two deals in all). When the stock is exhausted and there are no more possible moves, click the redeal button to restart the game.

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