Cruel solitaire rules


Play all cards into the foundation piles.

Foundation Piles

The 4 foundation piles are built upward in suit from Aces to Kings.

Tableau Columns

  • The 12 tableau columns are built downward in suit.
  • Uncovered end cards are available for play.
  • Empty tableau spaces are not filled.


When play is blocked, click the redeal space to gather and redeal the tableau columns. Unlimited redeals.


Every card played into the foundations will score.

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