left border

The World's
Most Complete

Solitaire Collection


right border    

The Jealous King

Original Solitaire

Game info: One-Deck games type; 1 deck (52 cards); no redeal

  • Game time: Medium
  • Difficulty level: Medium
  • Skill level: Mostly skill
  • Chance of winning: Very low; about 1 in 50

Object of the game: To build 4 series of 13 cards, from Ace to King.

Solitaire Rules

Foundation (1 pile)

  • Build up regardless of suit 4 series of 13 cards, from Ace to King.

Tableau (25 cards in 5 rows of 5)

  • A card can be discarded when it has an adjacent card horizontally, vertically or diagonally (any two cards which touch top to bottom, side to side, or diagonally at the corners) of the same color (red or black) and of a higher rank. For example, the Ace can be discarded if it is touched horizontally, vertically or diagonally by a 2 or a 2.

  • Kings can always be moved to the foundation. Spaces are automatically filled from the stock.

  • The game is won if the entire deck is discarded to the foundation.


  • After the stock is exhausted, click on the Fill button to consolidate the cards. Cards are moved from right to left and up from the lower rows.

Similar games

Game Rules Index  |  Previous solitaire  |  Next solitaire


Buy Now  -  Download Now  -  Solitaires List  -  Solitaire  -  News & RSS Feed
SolSuite Champions  -  Other Games  -  Contact Us  -  Privacy  -  Spider Solitaire

Copyright 1998-2023 TreeCardGames and its licensors. All rights reserved.