Ziggurat solitaire rules


Discard all cards.


Remove Kings singly and all other cards in pairs totaling 13:
A + Q
2 + J
3 + 10
4 + 9
5 + 8
6 + 7
Move a card onto another to pair them.


Uncovered cards in the ziggurat are available for play.

Stock Pile

  • All Spades are put into the stock when the game is first dealt.
  • Cards are dealt 1 at a time from the stock pile to the first waste pile.
  • Unlimited redeals.

Waste Piles

The top cards of the 2 waste piles are available for play. The card in the first waste pile is moved to the second before a card is dealt from the stock.


Every card discarded will score.

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