Askew 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 8 tableau columns are divided into 2 groups:
  • The 4 left columns are built downward in alternating color.
  • The 4 right columns are built downward in suit.
  • Any uncovered end card may be built onto foundation piles or moved between columns in either group.
  • Covered cards in the left group may be moved within the left group only.
  • Any card may be played into an empty space in either group.

Stock Pile

Cards are dealt 1 at a time from the stock pile to the waste pile.

Waste Pile

The top card of the waste pile is available for play.


Every card played into the foundations will score.

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