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Original Solitaire

Game info: Stripped deck; 2 stripped decks: 64 cards; no redeal

  • Game time: Quick
  • Difficulty level: Easy
  • Skill level: Moderate
  • Chance of winning: Very high; about 1 in 2; 50%

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

Solitaire Rules

Foundations (Eight piles)

  • Build up in suit from Ace, 7, 8, 9, 10, Jack, Queen to King. For example, a 7 can only be played on an Ace.

  • Autoplay is available.

Tableau (Sixty cards in eight columns)

  • Build down, regardless of suit. For example, a 7 can be played on a 7.

  • The top card of each column is available for play to another tableau column or to the foundations.li>

  • A packed sequence, or any portion of it, may be moved to another tableau column.

  • Spaces may be filled with any available card or packed sequence.

Reserve (Four cards)

  • These cards are available for play to the foundations or to the tableau.

  • Once used, they are not replaced.

  • There is no redeal.

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