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Game info: FreeCell type; 1 deck (52 cards); no redeal

Alternate names: Grampus, Old Mole.

  • Game time: Medium
  • Difficulty level: Easy
  • Skill level: Mostly skill
  • Chance of winning: Medium (about 1 in 5)

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

Solitaire Rules

  • During the deal, four cards, regardless of suit or rank, are removed from the stock to become the four foundation piles.

Foundations (4 piles; top of screen: complete these piles to win the game)

  • Inspect the layout and decide whether to build the foundations up regardless of suit by ones (e.g. 9, 10, Jack, Queen, King, Ace, 2, etc.) or twos (e.g. 9, Jack, King, 2, 4, 6, etc.) from the first card to the King, wrapping around from King to Ace until each pile contains 13 cards. The choice applies to all four foundations.

Tableau (8 columns of 6 cards each)

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

  • Only one card at a time can be moved.

  • No building on these piles.

  • Spaces are not filled.

Reserve (2 cells)

  • Cards in these cells can be moved only to the foundations.

  • Only one card at a time is allowed in each cell.

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