Game info

  • Decks: 1 deck (52 cards);
  • Difficulty level: Easy;
  • Game time: Medium;
  • You must have: Skill;


Move all the cards, from Ace to King, to the Foundations.

The game

There are four Foundation piles (top right), four cells (top left) and eight Tableau piles (middle).

  • You can move a single card or a group of cards if they are in sequence down by alternate color;
  • Free cells (and free piles) are used to move a group of cards. So you must have enough free cells to move a group of cards.
  • Build up in suit from Ace to King;
  • The top card may be moved.
  • Cells can only contain one card;
  • It is to be used as a temporary storage.
  • Build down in alternating colors;
  • The top card may be moved;
  • Empty spaces in the tableau may be filled with any card or card sequence.



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Solitaire Games and Mental Health

Solitaire games are often seen as a way to relax and unwind. The single-player nature of these games allows individuals to take a break from external stressors and focus on a task that can be both challenging and rewarding. Studies have shown that engaging in such solitary activities can have mental health benefits, such as reduced levels of stress and anxiety. Additionally, the logical thinking and planning involved in solving a game of solitaire can serve as mental exercise, thereby improving cognitive functions over time.

Famous Solitaire Games

The most famous Solitaire game is undoubtedly Klondike, the version that comes pre-installed on many computers and is often simply referred to as Solitaire. It has been widely popularized due to its inclusion in Microsoft's Windows operating system since 1990. Besides Klondike, there are several other well-known variants such as Spider Solitaire, which involves two decks and challenges players to create sequences of the same suit. Freecell is another popular version, distinguished by its use of open cells to hold cards temporarily, offering more strategic depth.

Pyramid Solitaire, in which cards are arranged in a pyramid shape and pairs must be made to sum up to 13, offers a different kind of challenge. TriPeaks, also known as Triple Peaks, involves cards arranged in three pyramid shapes and requires players to clear the board in a manner similar to Pyramid. Canfield, Golf, and Yukon are other variations that have garnered dedicated followings. These games are not only popular in physical card format but have also seen significant traction online and as mobile apps, making them accessible to a broad audience worldwide.